What: its4land MT29 Where: Online (participants from Netherlands, Belgium, Germany, Rwanda, Kenya and Ethiopia) When: Thursday 10 October 2019 (10:00 – 12:00 CET) Who: its4land MT members Why: The MT meets on a regular basis, particularly with regards to milestone accountability and deliverables.
What: its4land presentations at NCG Symposium 2019 Where: University of Twente/ITC, Enschede, The Netherlands When: 21 November 2019 Who: Mila Koeva (University of Twente/ITC, Netherlands) its4land coordinator Mila Koeva will give a presentation entitled: 'Innovative remote sensing applications to support land tenure mapping in Kenya'. More information can be found in the abstract.
What: seventh its4land roadmap meeting Where: ITC, Enschede, Netherlands/online (Skype) When: Tuesday 1 October 2019 Who: all project partners Why: The main goal of these meetings is to assess whether we are on track with the initially planned tasks for the project, whether we are deviating and if so what measures should be taken.
What: its4land presentations at EALAN AGM and conference 2019 Where: Zanzibar, Tanzania When: 16-26 July 2019 Who: Sophie Crommelinck, Claudia Stöcker (University of Twente/ITC, Netherlands) The EALAN conference was a 1.5 days conference with about 110 participants, mainly from the Eastern African Region but also with European representatives from various projects such as ADLAND, its4land and NELGA. Claudia [...]
What: Strengthening strategic collaborations of its4land in Zanzibar Where: Stone Town, State University of Zanzibar When: 23 July 2019 Who: Claudia Stöcker, University of Twente/ITC, Netherlands Why: Zanzibar is a potential case location to continue with its4land related activities and even an implementation of the its4land land administration toolbox. Thus, we are seeking to formalize [...]
What: its4land presentation at FOSS4G conference 2019 Where: Bucharest, Romania When: 26-30 August 2019 Who: Ivan Ivanov (University of Twente/ITC, Netherlands) The annual worldwide FOSS4G conference took place in Bucharest, where the its4land project was presented. A key focus on the presentation was the QGIS plugin, as a convenient tool for filtering out useful line features among false [...]
What: Data collection in Zanzibar Where: Stone Town, Commission of Lands Zanzibar When: 19 July 2019 Who: Claudia Stöcker, University of Twente/ITC, Netherlands Why: Work package 4, which is about UAV-based data acquisition for land administration, is now getting towards the end of the project and seeks for validation and further use cases of the [...]
The Hansa Luftbild team has now released the Publish and Share platform for internal and external tests and evaluations. We have developed the main technical components of Publish and Share to Technology Readiness Level (TRL) 5-6. The platform has been deployed on the AWS cloud platform, for further testing and optimization in order to reach [...]
What: its4land presentations and exhibition at RCMRD International Conference & 4th AfriGEOSS Symposium Where: Nairobi, Kenya When: 13-14 August 2019 Who: Sophie Crommelinck, (University of Twente/ITC, Netherlands), Malumbo Chipofya (University of Muenster, Germany), Tarek Zein (Hansa Luftbild, Germany), Kaspar Kundert (ESRI, Rwanda) During the RCMRD International Conference & 4th AfriGEOSS Symposium, its4land presented the outcomes of the project. The [...]
Assessing compatibility of a country’s Governance and Capacity with the its4land land administration toolbox using the newly developed its4land scorecard
its4land’s work package 7 (WP7) – ‘Govern and Grow: Sustainable governance and capacity building’ recently delivered its 4th deliverable (D7.4). WP7 deals specifically with the development of a governance and capacity development model to support the implementation and evaluation of innovative technologies and their use to meet stakeholders' needs so that the innovation process can [...]