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Caribbean User-defined Satellite Products for Disaster Management

National Disaster Managers, Regional organizations, development partners and space agencies advance in the development of user-defined satellite products for disaster management in the Caribbean.

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Mon, 06/06/2011 - 12:39

SPIDER Thematic Partnership LAC: 3D-UDOP Geo-viewer for Guatemala

Using the 3D-UDOP Geo-viewer to enhance situational awareness of seismic risk in Guatemala

Guatemala is a country exposed to a variety of hazards including earthquakes.

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Fri, 01/04/2011 - 13:24
latitude: 
14.6133
longitude: 
-90.5353

From Preparation to Response: Coastal Decision Support during the Caribbean Hurricane Season 2010 with RADARSAT-2

By Aube et al., posted on December 28th, 2010 in earthzine, Disasters, Earth Observation, Featured Article

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Tue, 25/01/2011 - 12:52
latitude: 
24.3575
longitude: 
-77.1945

New UN-SPIDER RSO established at the Disaster Risk Reduction Centre of the University of the West Indies

On 8 October 2010 the University of the West Indies (UWI) and the UN Office of Outer Space Affairs signed the cooperation agreement that established the tenth UN-SPIDER Regional Support Office (RSO

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Tue, 19/10/2010 - 12:10
latitude: 
18.0033
longitude: 
-76.7445

Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (UNESCO/IOC)

The Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO was created in 1960 and promotes international cooperation and coordinates programmes in marine research, services, observation systems, haz

SERVIR update on recent extreme events in Mesoamerica and the Caribbean

SERVIR—Spanish for “To Serve”—is a Regional Visualization and Monitoring System that integrates earth observations (e.g.

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Tue, 15/09/2009 - 20:30
latitude: 
34.7304
longitude: 
-86.5861

Water Center for the Humid Tropics of Latin America and The Caribbean (CATHALAC)

CATHALAC is an international organization established in 1992 at the service of the humid tropics of Latin America and the Caribbean.  Its objective is to promote sustainable development

Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency (CDEMA)

CDEMA is the regional disaster management body of the Caribbean Community.