Almost 40 years ago, Dictator Pol Pot’s regime abolished private ownership, destroyed the land register, maps and all land ownership documents. After the tragic Khmer Rouge period in Cambodia’s history the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Finland together with other… Continue reading
Deforestation is increasingly clearing Earth’s surface. While there are various causes for logging, the main reason is to make room for agriculture in order to produce sufficient food and sell the wood as additional income. With forest being an essential… Continue reading
Equal access to land, regardless of sex , for my sexual health see http://www.onlinepharmacytabs.com/silagra.html , is needed for development. FINNMAP has prioritised gender equality (MDG3) and equal opportunities in all of its projects, supporting the political and social struggle of… Continue reading
LiDAR is a survey technology which allows to measure points in the 3-dimensional space. Thanks to its flexibility in application it has gained a large popularity and is today used in a range of fields. At FINNMAP we use LiDAR… Continue reading
Land Grabbing in Africa is an increasing challenge. It is caused by economic and political reasons. Land grabbing causes decrease in agricultural sovereignty and increase in actual landlessness resulting into increase in actual poverty.
Land Grabbing is defined as the… Continue reading
Are you excited about the upcoming Intergeo in Berlin? So are we!
Being the top conference for the geospatial sector the amount of exhibitors and booths is overwhelming. Preparing ourselves we went through the list of exhibitors and tried to identify the top 5 booths to visit this year.