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GlobeSec One World Trust - CSO database About the project Civil society organisations are facing increasing pressure to demonstrate their accountability, legitimacy and effectiveness. In response, a growing number are coming together at national, regional and international level, to define common standards and promote good practice through codes of conduct, certification schemes, reporting frameworks, directories and awards. This project provides the first comprehensive inventory of such civil society self-regulatory initiatives worldwide. Read more Resources Visit our resources page for briefing papers, case studies and a library of research into CSO self-regulation. Read more News In this section we highlight all the latest news in the field of CSO accountability and self-regulation.

GEER: Geo-Engineering Extreme Events Reconnaissance 25thInternat Cartographic Conference AGILE wikipedia The Association of Geographic Information Laboratories for Europe (AGILE) was established to promote academic teaching and research on Geographic Information Systems at the European level. AGILE history and organization[edit] AGILE was established in early 1998 to ensure the continuation of the networking activities that have emerged as a result of the EGIS Conferences and the European Science Foundation GISDATA Scientific Programmes. AGILE seeks to ensure that the views of the geographic information teaching and research community are fully represented in the discussions that take place on future European research agendas. Activities of AGILE are managed by an eight person council elected by its members. Mission[edit] The title of the organisation conveys the following: it is an Associationconsisting of geographic information laboratoriesin Europe. The idea of an Association presents few problems nor does the term "Europe". to promote academic teaching and research at the European level.

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