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SUPARCO contributes to 2013 National Monsoon Contingency Planning

Snow Cover Extent on 2 January 2013 monitored using MODIS data.

UN-SPIDER's Regional Support Office in Pakistan - the Pakistan space and upper atmosphere research commission (SUPARCO) - participated in the annual national conference on monsoon preparedness

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Thu, 25/07/2013 - 09:09
latitude: 
33.7182
longitude: 
73.0605

Pakistan: SUPARCO generates Earthquake Impact Area Maps

Map showing variation in earthquake intensity

A strong earthquake measuring 7.8 magnitudes on the Richter scale struck Southern Iran close to Pakistan-Iran border on April 16, 2013 at 1044 Hours GMT.

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Tue, 28/05/2013 - 09:56
latitude: 
24.9854
longitude: 
67.1103

Pakistan: First National Disaster Management Plan approved

High-Level Ministerial Meeting on Pakistan Floods

Earlier this year, Pakistan has approved its first National Disaster Management Plan.

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Thu, 04/04/2013 - 07:48
latitude: 
30.3753
longitude: 
69.3451

UNOOSA/Pakistan Workshop on Space Technologies for Food and Water Security

The United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA) and the Pakistan Space and Upper Atmosphere Research Commission (SUPARCO) jointly organized the United Nations/Pakistan International Work

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Tue, 19/03/2013 - 09:05
latitude: 
33.7243
longitude: 
73.0993

Pakistan: Building flash flood resilience in mountainous regions

As flash floods hit Pakistan in February and caused damage over a wide area which also killed 29 people in various area in Peshawar, ICIMOD, the International Centre for Integrated Mountain Develop

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Mon, 11/03/2013 - 08:59
latitude: 
34.0043
longitude: 
71.5448

SUPARCO/FAO issue study on rapid crop damage assessment in Pakistan in 2012

Pakistan faced floods and tormenting rains during the last three consecutive monsoons from 2010 to 2012.

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Mon, 31/12/2012 - 06:36
latitude: 
31.4813
longitude: 
74.2621

International Workshop on flood risk mapping using spatial technologies

Pakistan Space and Upper Atmosphere Research Commission (SUPARCO) - host of one of UN-SPIDER's Regional Support Offices - conducted a five-day training/workshop on “Flood Risk Mapping Using S

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Fri, 28/12/2012 - 16:23
latitude: 
31.4813
longitude: 
74.2621

NASA Satellites observe Monsoon Season Floods in Pakistan

The summer of 2012 marked the third consecutive monsoon season in Pakistan that caused widespread flood damage. These images show part of the irrigation infrastructure.

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Wed, 10/10/2012 - 11:26

Flood map of Pakistan via Charter released

On 18 September 2012, the International Charter: Space and Major Disasters

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Tue, 25/09/2012 - 15:06

International Charter activated for Floods in Pakistan

On 18 September 2012, the International Charter: Space and Major Disasters was activated for floods in Pakistan.

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Thu, 20/09/2012 - 13:56