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EFGS promotes spatial statistics built on well integrated geography and statistics

Introduction to Spatial Statistics


EFGS works for sharing information about how to produce and present spatial statistics

Invitation for EFGS 2016 Conference


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Upcoming Events

  1. EFGS 2016 Conference in Paris

    November 15 @ 9:00 am - November 17 @ 5:00 pm

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State of European Cities Report 2016 published

In partnership with UN Habitat, the U.N. programme working towards a better urban future, the European Commission released the State of European Cities Report 2016. It supports the Urban Agenda by assessing the performance of European cities with regards to its...

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New Global Human Settlement Layer website and report

The Global Human Settlement Layer project of the European Commission’s Joint Research Centre has a new website: http://ghsl.jrc.ec.europa.eu/ It features the “Atlas of the Human Planet“, presenting the key findings of the analysis of the Global Human...

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Urban Data Platform online

The new Urban Data Platform, developed by the European Commission’s Joint Research Centre (JRC) in close co-operation with DG Regional and Urban Policy, is now online: http://urban.jrc.ec.europa.eu This tool allows the interactive discovery – via maps and...

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EFGS 2016 Conference Program

The local EFGS team would like to inform, that the first version of conference proram is now available: EFGS2016 Conference program as of 12.10.2016....

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The Sixth Session of the UN-GGIM

The Sixth Session of the United Nations Committee of Experts on Global Geospatial Information Management (UN-GGIM) was held from 1-5 August 2016 at the United Nations Headquarters in New York. Preceeded by a number of related side events from 1-2 August 2016, the...

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CESS 2016 – Conference of European Statistics Stakeholders

Eurostat, the European Central Bank, the European Statistical Advisory Committee, the Federation of European National Statistical Societies and the Hungarian Central Statistical Office, with the involvement of the Hungarian Statistical Association, are organising the...

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