Wednesday, July 23, 2008
The incoming Letter of Support of UNGIWG - together with Letters of Recognition issued upon request by the European Umbrella Organisation for Geographic Information ( EUROGI), the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC), the International Society for Digital Earth (ISDE) and the Global Spatial Data Infrastructure Association (GSDI) were attached to the proposal prepared by collaborators in the subject "National Geospatial Technology Platform" submitted by HUNAGI to the grant authority on Monday, 21 July, 2008.Similar supportive document is expected from the SDI Unit of the DG JRC next week. Endorsed by HUNAGI, these letters will be circulated among the Platform Participants via the nominated NGTP Project Manager Attila Oláh.
In order to keep transparency, these letters are accessible for the wider spatial data interest community too:
EUROGI (European Umbrella Organisation for Geographic Information)
Written by the Secretary General: www.fomi.hu/hunagi/pdf/2004/LoS-EUROGI.pdf
ISDE (International Society for Digital Earth)
Written by the Secretary General: www.fomi.hu/hunagi/pdf/2004/LoS-ISDE.pdf
GSDI (Global Spatial Data Infrastructure Association)
Written by the Executive Director: www.fomi.hu/hunagi/pdf/2004/LoS-GSDI.pdf
OGC (Open Geospatial Consortium)
Written by the President and CEO: www.fomi.hu/hunagi/pdf/2004/LoS-OGC.pdf
UNGIWG (United Nations Geographic Information Working Group)
Written by the Director of the Secretariat on behalf the Co-Chairs: www.fomi.hu/hunagi/pdf/2004/LoS-UNGIWG.pdf
These letters were issued to support the grant application of HUNAGI to establish and strengthen a National Geospatial Technology Platform in Hungary.
The abstract of the proposal written by Attila Oláh is as follows: