Syria

In 2007/2008 Swedesurvey undertook a Feasibility Study on the Organisation and the Development of Land Administration in Syria for the Ministry of Communications and Technology. The study identified measures to improve quality, security and efficiency of land administration in Syria and included the geodetic frame, cadastre/real estate registration, geospatial data infrastructure, geospatial data standards, organizational matters and capacity building. Swedesurvey conducted a series of seminars and workshops to make a problem analysis and discuss proposed solutions. A comprehensive report was put forward with recommendations for improvements and enable the sector to contribute to national goals.

Country area: 
185 180 sq.km.
Country inhabitants: 
Syrian
Country language: 
Arabic
Country capital: 
Damascus
Country currency: 
Pound (SYP)