CRTEAN is a Centre for research and studies which aims at encouraging research institutions in northern
African States for using remote sensing techniques and upstream systems in the areas of sustainable
development and scientific research. It also encourages the transfer of technologies and Capacity building for
the member states.
The signed Agreement is part of the Arab Land Initiative, under the BMZ-funded “Arab region programme on
good land governance in support to inclusive development, peace and stability”. This agreement comprises an
Expert Group Meeting and two trainings on fit for purpose land administration and aim in developing
knowledge and capacity on fit-for-purpose land administration principles and approaches and adapt them to
the countries in the Arab region.