The Arab Division of Geographical Names Experts, the Royal Jordanian Geographical Center, the Regional Center for Space Science and Technology Education for West Asia / the United Nations and the Jordanian Geographical Society will organize the 8th Arab Conference of Arab Experts on Geographical Names in Amman, Jordan, from 10-12 September 2019.
The conference aims to activate joint Arab action in the following areas:
· Standardization of Arabic geographical names.
· Activate the committees of the Arab Division.
· Implementation of the unified Arab system.
· Establishment of national committees / bodies on geographical names.
· Preserving Arab geographical names as an Arab cultural heritage and preventing their change and destruction.
· Judaization of geographical names in Palestine.
· Establishment of seminars and exchange of experiences in the field of names and geographical information.
· Implementing the Arab and international resolutions related to the collection, control and the development and maintenance of geographical names.
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