disaster management

AARSE2020 "Space And Geospatial Technologies For The Africa We Want"

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AARSE logo. Image: AARSE

The primary aim of AARSE is to increase the awareness of African governments and their institutions, the private sector and the society at large, about the empowering and enhancing benefits of developing, applying and utilizing responsibly, the products and services of

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26/10/2020 to 30/10/2020

Registration Deadline: 

Mon, 31/08/2020

Venue City: 

Kigali

Venue Country: 

  • Rwanda

Event Organisers: 

African Association of Remote Sensing of the Environment (AARSE), Institut d’Enseignement Supérieur de Ruhengeri (Ines-Ruhengeri)

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Americas Geospatial Forum

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As the world is moving towards

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09/10/2019 to 10/10/2019

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Mexico City

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Hotel Sheraton Maria Isabel

Venue Country: 

  • Mexico

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URISA 2019 Caribbean GIS Conference

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Join the Caribbean GIS Community at the Hyatt Regency in Port of Spain this November. Known for outstanding educational content and active exhibitor presence and support, the conference has evolved into a not-to-miss event. A committee of generous GIS leaders from government, academia and the business sector, discusses and debates presentation and workshop proposals and collaboratively develops the educational program.

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18/11/2019 to 21/11/2019

Registration Deadline: 

Fri, 08/11/2019

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Hyatt Regency Trinidad

Venue City: 

Port of Spain

Venue Country: 

  • Trinidad & Tobago

Event Organisers: 

Urban and Regional Information Systems Association (URISA)

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6th Interdisciplinary International Conference on RISK Information Management, Risk Models, and Applications

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This international interdisciplinary workshop on Risk Information Management, Risk Models, and Applications will enable the sharing of best practices as well as provide space for discussing methodological problems in risk modeling from the information systems point of view for all phases of the

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26/05/2020 to 27/05/2020

Registration Deadline: 

Fri, 15/05/2020

Venue: 

HTW Berlin University of Applied Sciences, Wilhelminenhofstrasse 75A, 12459 Berlin

Venue City: 

Berlin

Venue Country: 

  • Germany

Event Organisers: 

CODATA-Germany, the German National Committee for the ISC (ICSU) Committee on Data for Science and Technology

Co-organisers: 

HTW Berlin University of Applied Sciences; German Cartographic Society Commission on "Risks, Disaster, Security"; Technical Committee on Environmental Informatics

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Flooding affected more people in 2018 than any other disaster type report shows

Damage from a 7.4 earthquake and a tsunami that hit the Indonesian island of Sulawesi on 28 September 2018. Image: European Union/Pierre Prakash/Flickr.

In the past year, “there were 315 natural disaster events recorded with 11,804 deaths, over 68 million people affected, and US$131.7 billion in economic losses around the world.” This is according to the Centre for Research on the Epidemiology of Disast

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Mon, 01/07/2019 - 16:07

UNOOSA launches 2018 Annual Report

Cover of the United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA) 2018 Annual Report. Image: UNOOSA.

In its recently released 2018 Annual Report, the United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA) provides an overview of the many projects and initiatives it engaged in during the past year to advance international cooperation in outer space.

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Fri, 21/06/2019 - 11:20

Applications open for UN-SPIDER Bonn International Conference “Space-based Solutions for Disaster Management in Africa: Challenges, Applications, Partnerships”

A sandstorm over the Sahara desert seen by ESA astronaut Alexander Gerst from the International Space Station in 2014. Image: ESA/NASA.

The importance of using space technologies in the disaster management process has received growing global recognition in recent years.

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Tue, 18/06/2019 - 15:35

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UN-SPIDER Bonn International Conference "Space-based Solutions for Disaster Management in Africa: Challenges, Applications, Partnerships"

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Cyclone Idai west of Madagascar on 20 March 2019. Image: contains modified Copernicus Sentinel data (2019), processed by ESA, CC BY-SA 3.0 IGO.

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06/11/2019 to 08/11/2019

Registration Deadline: 

Fri, 18/10/2019

Venue: 

UN Campus

Venue City: 

Bonn

Venue Country: 

  • Germany

Event Organisers: 

United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA) / UN-SPIDER and Centre for Remote Sensing of Land Surfaces (ZFL), University of Bonn.

Co-organisers: 

German Aerospace Center (DLR)

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Indian Space Research Organization launches satellite to support disaster management efforts

Tropical Cyclone Fani reaches the eastern coast of India on 2 May 2019.

Building upon a history of successful Earth observation

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Wed, 22/05/2019 - 17:15

EO Data for Climate Resilience and Disaster Management City Plans

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This webinar focuses on Flood History and - Risk as well as on Land Motion (subsidence), but related topics that will be touched upon are LU/LC and Change, Transport Infrastructure and Green Urban areas, as these are also relevant for assessing sustainability of cities with respect to Climate

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