- Published: Friday, 14 July 2017 11:19
RCMRD Quarterly Newsletter Published
Kindly access the 13th edition of our quarterly e-newsletter here.
In the 13th issue of our quarterly e-newsletter we highlight activities that have taken place from April to June, 2017. We hosted the United States Congressional Staff Director, Mr. Gregory Simpkins. He was accompanied by Ms. Lesley Warner a Professional Staff Member from the US House of Representatives, Committee on Foreign Affairs (Democratic Office).
RCMRD 2016 Annual report was released. The annual report includes reports from all RCMRD directorates from 1st January to 31st December, 2016. We officially admitted 160 students for Diploma in Land Survey, Diploma in Cartography and GIS, and Diploma in Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing courses in June, 2017.
We took part in several regional and global events including the Wealth Accounting and the Valuation of Ecosystem Services (WAVES) global partnership in Rwanda and 1st GEOGLOWS business meeting in the United States of America, to name a few. In the last three months we’ve also conducted and attended workshops and training activities including, Regional Training Workshop on GIS for Agricultural Statistics and Monitoring, Workshop on Improving GHG Accounting for the AFOLU Sector, among others.
Access the Newsletter here: [ http://www.rcmrd.org/enewsletters-annual-reports-and-strategic-plan/ ]