Baku, Azerbaijan: The Azerbaijani State Committee for Land and Cartography is negotiating with the Korean Foreign and Trade Ministry to obtain additional funding to develop the land cadastre of all territory of the Khazar district of Baku, Chief Garib Mammadov said. He informed that the state committee has already completed the development of a pilot settlement Zira, of the Khazar district of Baku in the territory of 1,000 hectares of land.
Azerbaijani State Committee for Land and Cartography carried out the work under a grant agreement with the Korean Foreign and Trade Ministry worth USD 1.5 million, which was signed on June 23, 2009. The grant was agreed within the project “Improvement of cadastre system in Azerbaijan” for a period of 18 months.
The land cadastre includes five basic elements – the state register, the registration of volume and quality, cadastre of ecological land indicator, land valuation in economic terms, and development of cadastral map.