Experiences from world bank development support for land reform Keith Clifford Bell | Analyses of Internet based GPS processing services Harun Kenan Subasi And Reha Metin Alkan | National GIS: Shaping India Dr K Kasturiragan | Innovation in archaeological documentation methods Nurul Shahida BintiI Sulaiman, Zulkepli Bin Majid and Halim Bin Setan | Download  your copy of Oct 2011 issue!


Experiences from world bank development support for land reform
Keith Clifford Bell
This paper discusses the World Bank support for sustainable land reform in East Asia, with particular emphases on initiatives in land governance, land development investment, tenure security, NSDI, e-government, land tax, spatial planning, disaster response and mitigation. Here is the first part...

Analysis of Internet-based GPS processing service
Harun Kenan Subasi And Reha Metin Alkan
In this study, the accuracy performance of internet-based online GPS processing service is analyzed. The results show that, coordinates are estimated between 1 cm and 22 cm accuracy level in position from all services. To get subdecimeter accuracy at least 2 hour data span is required...


GIS will be an important component of an information system required for critical nation-building
Dr K Kasturiragan
The Planning Commission and Ministry of Earth Sciences, Government of India conducted a workshop on National GIS on September 14, 2011 in New Delhi to discuss the National GIS vision document version 2 with all concerned involved and to formalize a national-level endorsement. Here are some of the issues highlighted by Dr K Kasturirangan, Member (Science), Planning Commission...


Innovation in archaeological documentation methods
Nurul Shahida BintiI Sulaiman, Zulkepli Bin Majid and Halim Bin Setan
In order to reconstruct history, archaeologists rely on all the unearthed evidence, such as man-made objects, which can be as small as tools and ornaments or as large as architectural residues (Xia, 2006). Thus, it is important to explore archaeological contrivance and record them in a systematic way.The available technologies and methodologies for digital recording of archaeological sites and objects are really promising...

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