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Report of the United Nations Group of Experts on Geographical Names on the work of its twenty-third session
Description:The twenty-third session of the United Nations Group of Experts on Geographical Names, convened in accordance with Economic and Social Council decision 2004/303 of 23 July 2004, was held at United Nations Office at Vienna from 28 March to 4 April 2006.

The present report describes the activities carried at by the session, and presents the major findings of the Group of Experts with a primary focus on the importance of its work in supporting the United Nations Conferences on the
Standardization of Geographical Names and the essential contribution it continues to provide to Member States in the geographical information field, particularly in the context of natural-disaster preparedness and responding to humanitarian needs.
Agenda Item: Cartography (13(k))
Issue Date: 02 April 2006
Symbol:E/2006/57
ODS Symbol:E/2006/57
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  • Report of the United Nations Group of Experts on Geographical Names on the work of its twenty-third session
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