A technical committee on standardisation TC-11 has been created in Azerbaijan in order to effectively assess land and develop national standards for state, municipal and private forms of land ownership in Azerbaijan, the chairman of the State Land and Cartography Committee of Azerbaijan Republic Garib Mammadov said at a presentation of the technical committee on standardisation, Evaluation of land and geographic information and geometrics.
"The structure of the TC-11 will include the secretariat and six sub-committees, such as means to improve the quality of the land, land evaluation, geospace services, images, management of inventory data and the information society and Geodesy and Cartography, Mammadov said.
Mammadov noted that a list of 20 member companies sitting on the technical committee has also been approved.
The committee has been created based on the joint order of the State Committee on Standardisation, Metrology and Patent, and the State Committee for Land and Cartography.
The committee is created to assess the land cadastre, geodesy and cartography, geographic information systems, organisation and implementation of national, regional and international standardisation activities in the field of national spatial data infrastructure.
The list of member organisations includes the central executive authorities engaged in relevant activities, state agencies, research institutes of the National Academy of Sciences of Azerbaijan as well as a number of universities and companies.