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Her Royal Highness Princess Euphelma Choden Wangchuck encourages secondary high school children of Thimphu to use modern geospatial tools

Her Royal Highness Princess Euphelma Choden Wangchuck inspired some secondary high school children from in and around Thimphu to learn about and understand climate change issues through interactive

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Publishing Date: 
Thu, 17/11/2011 - 18:19
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27.4667
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Global Environmental Change – Challenges and Innovations

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Venue City: 
East Coast Road (ECR), Chennai
Basic Information
Date: 
21/02/2012 - 24/02/2012
Venue: 
Beach Hotel (tbc)
Venue Country: 
India
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Department of Applied Geology, University of Madras, India

 

Language of event: 
English

Human induced impacts especially rapid urbanization and the growth of world population are some of the contributing factors for global environmental change.

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13.0604
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What Will Climate Change and Sea Level Rise Mean for Barrier Islands?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Publishing Date: 
Thu, 16/06/2011 - 16:27

Environmental Monitoring and Impact Assessment using Satellite Remote Sensing & Ground based Techniques

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Lahore
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Date: 
04/04/2011 - 08/04/2011
Venue: 
SUPARCO Satellite Research and Developmant Centre (SRDC)
Venue Country: 
Pakistan
Event Organisers: 

Inter Islamic Network on Space Sciences and Technology (ISNET)

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Training Event
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No certificate issued or not known

Course Objectives
• Create better understanding of environmental issues and climate change processes

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31.545
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COP 17

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Durban
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Date: 
28/11/2011 - 09/12/2011
Venue Country: 
South Africa
Language of event: 
English

United Nations Conference on Climate Change

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-29.8579
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31.0276

Tracking forest threats

Alerts from an early warning system developed in part by DOE's Oak Ridge National Laboratory could help protect forests across the U.S. from the threats of insects, disease and wildfire.

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Publishing Date: 
Tue, 08/03/2011 - 15:39
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-95.7129
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37.0902

Insurance Company Ranks 2010 among Worst Years Ever for Climate Disasters

Climate change is a culprit in the long list of catastrophic natural disasters in 2010, according to insurance company Munich Re, adding to trends pointing to more frequent and riskier events.

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Fri, 25/02/2011 - 11:08

UN Hub for ICT Capacity Development

The United Nations Asian and Pacific Training Centre for Information and Communication Technology for Development, a regional institute of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia

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Publishing Date: 
Wed, 23/02/2011 - 16:06
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127.767
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35.9078

7th International Symposium on Digital Earth

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Perth
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Date: 
23/08/2011 - 25/08/2011
Venue: 
The Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre
Venue Country: 
Australia
Language of event: 
English

The 7th International Symposium on Digital Earth (ISDE7) with the theme of the Knowledge Generation will be held in Perth, Australia from 23-25, August 2011 in conjunction with the Western Australi

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Climate change in Google Earth--COP 16

Use Google Earth to learn about adaptation strategies that mitigate the effects of climate change.

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Publishing Date: 
Thu, 02/12/2010 - 18:52
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21.159
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