A. Chairs

Co-Chairs

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1. Mr. Gary Johnston - Australia
Email: Gary.Johnston@ga.gov.au
Tel: +61 2 6249 9049

 
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2. Ms. Laila Loevhoeiden - Norway
Email: laila.lovhoiden@kartverket.no
Tel: +47 909 16 928

 

B. Objectives

  • 1. To provide an intergovernmental forum, with equitable international representation, for communication and cooperation on issues relating to the maintenance and enhancement of a GGRF;
  • 2. To develop a roadmap for a collaborative global geodetic observation network and the associated infrastructure, with sustainable funding and investment, as well as strategic partnerships between mapping, space and other interested agencies;
  • 3. To encourage open sharing of geodetic data and information that contribute to regional and global reference frames;
  • 4. To advocate for guidelines and standards to advance the interchangeability and interoperability of geodetic systems and data;
  • 5. To address various technical, institutional and policy issues related to the implementation of a GGRF
 

C. Terms of Reference (forthcoming)

 

D. Work Program (forthcoming)

 

E. Documents

Factsheet: Highlights of the GGRF Roadmap
Factsheet - GGRF Roadmap work
UN resolution - Global Geodetic Reference Frame and the development of a Roadmap
Notes to the UNGGRF presentation
Informal Consultation by PM Fiji on GGRF on Wednesday 14 January 15:00 UNHQ Conference Room A
Report on global geodetic reference frame - E/C.20/2014/3/Add.1
Newsletter 06 - February 2016
Newsletter 05 - July/August 2015
Newsletter 04 - March 2015
Newsletter 03 - December 2014
Newsletter 02 - July/August 2014
Newsletter 01 - March/April 2014
GGRF Power Point
Briefing Session on GGRF on Tuesday 6 May 2014
Joint Statement on GGRF, XXV FIG Congress - June 2014
GGRF Resolution : English | French | Spanish | Russian | Chinese | Arabic
GGRF Resolution addendum : English | French | Spanish | Russian | Chinese | Arabic
GGRF Resolution (General Assembly) : English | French | Spanish | Russian | Chinese | Arabic
UN Press Release
UN Press Release
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FAQ

 

F. Meetings

Working Group Meeting during EGU, Vienna, 21 April 2016
Working Group GoToMeetings/teleconferences: 24 February, 8 February 2016
Working Group Meeting during AGU, San Francisco, 14 and 15 December 2015
Working Group GoToMeetings/teleconferences: 15 September, 15 October, 23 November
Working Group Meeting during the 5th Session of the UN Committee of Experts on Global Geospatial Management in New York, 4 August 2015
Side Event during the 5th Session of the UN Committee of Experts on Global Geospatial Management in New York, 3 August 2015
Working Group Meeting during IUGG, Prague, 26 and 27 June 2015
Working Group Meeting during EGU, Vienna, 13 April 2015
Working Group Meeting during AGU, San Francisco, 14 December 2014
Working Group Meeting during Refag, Luxembourg, 16 October 2014
Workshop on GGRF, during the 4th Session of the UN Committee of Experts on Global Geospatial Information Management in New York, 6 August 2014
Working Group Meeting during the 4th Session of the UN Committee of Experts on Global Geospatial Information Management in New York, 4 August 2014
Working Group Meeting during FIG, Kuala Lumpur, 20 June 2014
Briefing to UN Mission Representatives - The Importance of the GGRF, 6 May 2014, United Nations Secretariat, New York
Working Group Meeting during EGU, Vienna, 2 May 2014

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