The International Charter "Space and Major Disasters" was activated on 10 September 2013 to acquire and provide space-based information and maps for wildfires in Cordoba province, Argentina.
The Mario Gulich Institute for Advanced Space Studies was created in 2001 by the
CONAE (Comisión Nacional de Actividades Espaciales), is the national space agency of Argentina and has a mandate to design, manage and execute space-related projects and activities for peace
In the central Andes mountains, satellites have detected ground deformation under way above a major subterranean magma body.
The Argentina National Space Activities Commission (CONAE) became UN-SPIDER's most recent Regional Support Office (RSO).
With land degradation in dryland regions continuing to worsen, the UN Convention to Combat Desertification has agreed on scientist-recommended indicators for monitoring and assessing desertificatio
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