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Ethiopian Geospatial Information Agency Re-establish the Proclamation No. 1079/2018.

Country/Territory
Ethiopia
Document type
Legislation
Date
2018
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Agricultural & rural development, Environment gen., Land & soil
Keyword
Agricultural development Monitoring Institution Sustainable development Survey/mapping Land-use planning
Geographical area
Africa, AFRICA FAO, Eastern Africa, Landlocked Developing Countries, Least Developed Countries, Sahel
Abstract

This Proclamation established the Ethiopian Geospatial Information Agency as an autonomous Federal Government Office having its own legal personality. The Agency shall plan and carry out geospatial information-related activities as specified and coordinate and control the quality and standard of geospatial information activities. Geospatial information is considered a critical input required to ensure the continuance of the fast and sustainable development of Ethiopia. The Proclamation also concerns the right to carry out geospatial information-related activities and ownership of geospatial information.

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