ESA's Earth from Space web-TV programme has issued a special edition on the International Charter "Space and Major Disasters".
In the beginning of June, the first global map of vegetation from the recently launched Proba-V ha
The carbonaceous particles rising high into the air in the context of wildfires significantly degrade air quality, damage human and wildlife health, and interact with sunlight to affect climate
Astrium, Europe’s leading space technology company, and CNES, have achieved a major improvement in Pléiades image quality, including sharper products and enhanced geometry, as anno
On 9 July 2013 the General Assembly established a new High-level Political Forum, which will replace the United Nations Commission on Sustainable Development, to boost efforts to tackle global econ
The World Meteorological Organization published the report "2001-2010, A Decade of Climate Extre
During the Fourth Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction in Geneva which took place last week, Prof Shinichi Takemura presented his invention: The Tangible Earth.
Japan will host the world conference slated to be held next year at which countries will adopt the successor to the current global blueprint for disaster risk reduction efforts, as announced
The World Meteorological Organization (WMO) published the results of their 2012 Survey on the Use of Satellite Data.
In a recent press release, the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction cited UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon who warned about economic losses from disasters.
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