Asia Disasters

Sri Lanka: International Charter activated for landslide

Sri Lanka seen from space (Image: ESA)

The International Charter: Space and Major Disasters was activated on 30 October 2014 to provide satellite-based emergency maps in the context of a massive landslide in Sri Lanka.

English

Publishing Date: 

Fri, 31/10/2014 - 14:00

Country/Region: 

latitude: 

7

longitude: 

81
Fri, 10/31/2014

UN-SPIDER news: 

0

Indonesia: Launch of advanced disaster monitoring system

Fires in Sumatra, Indonesia in March 2014 seen from Space.

Indonesia recently launched InAWARE, an advanced

English

Country/Region: 

Publishing Date: 

Tue, 01/04/2014 - 12:09

latitude: 

-6

longitude: 

107
Tue, 04/01/2014

Disaster Management: Europe and Japan join forces

In a recent press release the European Commission announced that Europe and Japan are forging a closer cooperation in disaster management.

English

Country/Region: 

Publishing Date: 

Thu, 28/03/2013 - 11:27

latitude: 

51

longitude: 

4
Thu, 03/28/2013

10th Meeting of the Regional Consultative Committee on Disaster Management (RCC-10)

This is event is available for participation on an ongoing basis
English

The Regional Consultative Committee on Disaster Management (RCC) comprises of members who are working in key Government positions in the national disaster management systems of countries of the Asia and the Pacific region and was established at the initiative by the Asian Disaster

latitude: 

48

longitude: 

107

Date: 

25/03/2013 to 27/03/2013

Venue City: 

Ulaanbaatar

Event Organisers: 

Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC)

Co-organisers: 

Australian Government, National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), Government of Mongolia

Language of event: 

1
Zircon - This is a contributing Drupal Theme
Design by WeebPal.