The Parties have agreed to cooperate in the following areas: (a) the elaboration and realization of joint projects related to topographic, geodetic and cartographic activities and the creation of geoinformation systems; (b) exchange of scientific, technical and legal information; (c) exchange of information related to modifying administrative and territorial subdivisions; (d) joint projects in the sphere of land cadastre and land valuation; (e) exchange of experience between the authorized institutions in relation to land use planning and land valuation; and (f) consultations.
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Gnetii, Vsevolod (CONSLEGB)
After seven decades as a constituent republic of the USSR, Belarus attained its independence in 1991. It has retained closer political and economic ties to Russia than have any of the other former Soviet republics. Belarus and Russia signed a treaty on a two-state union on 8 December 1999 envisioning greater political and economic integration. Although Belarus agreed to a framework to carry out the accord, serious implementation has yet to take place.
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