19 November 2018
The first United Nation World Geospatial Information Congress (UNWGIC) kicked off on Monday in Deqing of east China's Zhejiang Province.
Under the theme "The Geospatial Way to a Better World", about 1,000 representatives from the governments of the Member States of the United Nations, international organizations on geospatial information, academic circles and industrial circles gathered here to enhance communication, understanding, and application of geospatial information management, and pool talents to help address local, regional and global challenges.