(International federation of Surveyors) – FIG is a leading international organization that represents the interests of surveyors worldwide. It unites national associations and encompasses a full range of professional fields within the global survey, geodetic and geo-information community. It provides an international forum for discussion and development for the purpose of promoting professional practice and standards.
The Agency for Real Estate Cadastre of the Republic of Macedonia became an associate member of the International Federation of Surveyors (FIG) at the 23rd Congress in October 2006 in Munich, Federal Republic of Germany.
The International Federation of Surveyors was established on 18 July 1878 in Paris by seven national organizations – Belgium, France, Germany, Great Britain, Italy, Spain and Switzerland. It is now a non-governmental organization recognized by the United Nations Organization and includes over 120 countries from all the world. Its main objective is to ensure that the geodetic activity meets the needs of the markets and the communities to which they belong.