The Second Plenary Meeting of the United Nations Global Geoinformation
Management for Asia & Pacific (UN-GGIM-AP) began on October 28, 2013 in
The meeting is being held after the first meeting in
Thailand and it will continue up to 30 october.
The meeting began with welcome address by Mr.Mahmoud Ilkhan,
the General Director of National Cartographic Center (NCC) and Mr.Li Pendge,
the president of UN-GGIM-AP.
Mr. Li pendge explained that at present, UN-GGIM-AP is
planning to promote Geospatial Information among the Asia Pacific member
He emphasized that the last year meeting in Thailand was
held with the aim of promotion of Geoinformation applications in the Asia
–pacific region, in which some working groups were developed to provide an opportunity
for Geospatioal information services for the region.