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Review article on using Satellite Communication for Disaster Management will be published soon

The Satellite Communication team of UN-SPIDER under the leadership of Yusuf Hascicek has completed a review article on “The Use of Satellite Communications for Disaster Management and Emergency Response”, which has been submitted to the International Journal of Emergency Management for publication.

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Publishing Date: 
Fri, 02/09/2011 - 12:23

Himachal Pradesh: Need to Implement Disaster Management Plan Stressed

Shimla: Smt Sarojini Ganju Thakur, Additional Chief Secretary (Environment, Science & Technology) said that action needs to be taken at various levels to implement Disaster Management Plan in t

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Publishing Date: 
Tue, 26/04/2011 - 14:09
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31.1
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77.17

Disaster Management - Special issue of Earthzine

Articles published for Earthzine’s Disaster Management theme (Dec.

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Fri, 25/03/2011 - 16:38

2nd International Conference on Disaster Management and Human Health

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Orlando
Basic Information
Date: 
11/05/2011 - 13/05/2011
Venue: 
University of Central Florida
Venue Country: 
US
Event Organisers: 

Wessex Institute of Technology, UK and University of Central Florida, USA

Language of event: 
English

It will help participants to understand the nature of global risks, learn risk management strategies to prepare for disruptive events, and identify the best prevention methods in disaster managemen

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28.5383
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Global Human Settlement Layer will support crisis management operations

Under the authority of the European Commission’s Joint Research Centre (JRC) and in collaboration with the European Space Agency (ESA), the Institute for the Protection and Security of the Ci

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Publishing Date: 
Tue, 01/03/2011 - 11:09
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8.62149
longitude: 
45.8095

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
longitude: 
35.9078

2nd NIDM - Space Technology Application in Disaster Risk Reduction and Emergency Response

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
New Delhi
Basic Information
Date: 
28/03/2011 - 30/03/2011
Venue: 
NIDM
Venue Country: 
India
Event Organisers: 

UNOOSA/UN SPIDER, NIDM

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Training Event
Is a certificate Issued?: 
No certificate issued or not known

There is an increasing trend in disasters both in frequency as well as in the damage caused in terms of human casualties, economic and ecological damage.

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28.6353
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77.225

Disaster risk and vulnerability conference 2011

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Kottayam
Basic Information
Date: 
12/03/2011 - 14/03/2011
Venue: 
Mahatma Gandhi University
Venue Country: 
India
Language of event: 
English

The conference aims to bring together specialists, practitioners, academics, students and the public to a common platform.

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9.58645
longitude: 
76.5218

World Conference on Disaster Management - WCDM2011

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Toronto
Basic Information
Date: 
19/06/2011 - 22/06/2011
Venue Country: 
Canada
Language of event: 
English

WCDM recognizes the many challenges that our unique industry is faced with.

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43.6525
longitude: 
-79.3817

Space-based Solutions for Disaster Management and Emergency Response in the Pacific

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Thu, 11/09/2008

Space-based Solutions for Disaster Management and Emergency Response in the Pacific