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Satellites reveal thawing permafrost

Satellites like ESA's Envisat can see indications for thawing permafrost in land surfaces at northern latitudes.

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Tue, 27/03/2012 - 11:00

Remote sensing project to track and predict climate change

Remote sensing can be a valuable tool in tracking and monitoring the international impact of climate change.

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Mon, 12/03/2012 - 11:48

Space solutions for the Arctic

Policy, solutions and funding for new initiatives: ESA is joining forces at two events with decision-makers, universities, industry and users to map how space services can contribute to emerging ch

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Thu, 23/02/2012 - 16:24
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Vietnam to launch earth-monitoring satellites

Japanese experts are to help Vietnam build its first earth-observation satellites in an effort to help the South-East Asian country plan for the effects of climate change and natural disasters.

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Tue, 17/01/2012 - 10:35
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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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Thu, 17/11/2011 - 18:19
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Global Environmental Change – Challenges and Innovations

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Venue City: 
East Coast Road (ECR), Chennai
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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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What Will Climate Change and Sea Level Rise Mean for Barrier Islands?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Thu, 16/06/2011 - 16:27

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

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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
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Inter Islamic Network on Space Sciences and Technology (ISNET)

Language of event: 
English
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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

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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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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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Tue, 08/03/2011 - 15:39
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