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Information and Communications Technology and Development Section of ESCAP

ESCAP is the regional development arm of the United Nations and serves as the economic and social development hub for the UN in Asia and the Pacific.

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Asia Pacific Gateway for Disaster Risk Reduction and Development

The Asia Pacific Gateway for Disaster Risk Reduction and Development (Gateway) promotes mainstreaming DRR into development planning.

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PH picked as ‘data node’ in Asia IT disaster mgm’t project

A Japan-led regional project that seeks to use remote sensing and GIS technologies in disaster management has named the Manila Observatory as a Data Analysis Node (DAN) in Asia Pacific.

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Tue, 01/03/2011 - 14:28
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Asia Pacific Disaster Report 2010 by UNESCAP and UNISDR out now

The Asia Pacific Disaster Report 2010 - Protecting Development Gains has been published by UNESCAP and UNISDR.

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Publishing Date: 
Wed, 03/11/2010 - 16:40
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UN-SPIDER further strengthens its role in the Asia Pacific region

UN-SPIDER was invited recently to participate and contribute to two major meetings in the Asia Pacific region: The first meeting was the 2nd Joint Project Team Meeting for Sentinel Asia Step 2 whic

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Publishing Date: 
Tue, 15/09/2009 - 22:30
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Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC)

The Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC) is a non-profit organization supporting the advancement of safer communities and sustainable development, through implementing programs and