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4c-challenge

Satellite communication for disaster management

During this session, presentations and discussions on satellite communications services, namely satellite phones, Very Small Aperture Terminals (VSATs), and Broadband Global Area Networks (BGANs) f

The International Network of Crisis Mappers

Jen Ziemke, Co-Founder, International Network of Crisis Mappers

The DLR Center for Satellite based Crisis Information (ZKI): Current status and considerations for the future

Harald Mehl, Head of Unit - Civil Crisis Information and Geo Risk, German Aerospace Center (DLR)

latitude: 
48.0744
longitude: 
11.263

The UN-SPIDER SpaceAid Framework

David Stevens, Programme Coordinator, United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs, United Nations Platform for Space-based Information for Disaster Management and Emergency Response (UNOOSA/UN-SP

latitude: 
48.2082
longitude: 
16.3738

Overview of the flood situation in West Africa in 2010: the role of spatial information management

Abdoulaye Dieye, GIS Officer, United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, Regional Office for West and Central Africa (UNOCHA/ROWCA)

latitude: 
14.75
longitude: 
-17.3333

International support mechanisms and the SpaceAid Framework

This session aimed at discussing the strengthening of the international coordination with regard to access to existing mechanisms that provide space-based information to support emergency response,

The 4C-Challenge: Communication - Coordination - Cooperation - Capacity Development

Introduction by the Board of Editors

 

latitude: 
50.7184
longitude: 
7.12728