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BUSINESS: Global Modernisation of Land Administration: Making Your Land Information System (LIS) a Success.

BUSINESS: Global Modernisation of Land Administration: Making Your Land Information System (LIS) a Success.

Business, WORLD
In 2015 the World Bank selected IGN FI to roll out an efficient, reliable and transparent Land Information System nationallyPARIS, France, February 19, 2020/ -- Between 2010 and 2014 IGN FI (www.IGNFI.com) carried out the design, supply and installation of a Land Information System (LIS) for 6 decentralised offices of the Ugandan ministry responsible for land administration affairs, and at the same time created a National Land Information Centre.In 2015 the World Bank selected IGN FI to roll out an efficient, reliable and transparent Land Information System nationally. The two phases involved in total:Roll-out in 22 districts,More than 800,000 property titles scanned and then indexed,More than 90,000 existing paper maps restored, scanned and then geo-referenced,Approximate...
TOURISM: Uganda Tourism Board announces POATE expo for February 2020.

TOURISM: Uganda Tourism Board announces POATE expo for February 2020.

AFRICA, UGANDA
The Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) has announced that the 5th annual POATE will run from February 4th – 6th 2020 at the Speke Resort in Munyonyo. POATE is the Pearl of Africa Tourism Expo (POATE), a tourism and travel trade exhibition. POATE brings together regional and international tour operators, travel agents, destination agencies and various players in the tourism trade to network. These stakeholders include tour operators, hoteliers, conservationists and government. This year’s POATE will run under the theme ‘Promoting Intra-Africa’. This theme is aimed at raising Uganda’s profile as a preferred destination in the region and internationally. The theme also mirrors the strategy to rebalance and segment into Uganda’s tourism portfolio into 4 key segments including; existing ...