disaster management

International conference on disaster management ICDM-2014

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

The World has witnessed some of the worst disasters recently which in turn have forced us to rethink about our

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21

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Date: 

13/03/2014 to 14/03/2014

Registration Deadline: 

Sat, 15/02/2014

Venue City: 

Nagpur

Venue: 

Yeshwantrao Chavan College of Engineering

Event Organisers: 

Yeshwantrao Chavan College of Engineering (YCCE)

Co-organisers: 

Northern Illinois University, USA

SEGi University, Malaysia

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6th International Congress on Health in Emergencies and Disasters

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English

The 2014 International Congress on Health in Emergencies and Disasters aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and scholars to exchange and share their experience and research results about all aspects of Disaster and

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36

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51

Date: 

05/02/2014 to 07/02/2014

Venue City: 

Tehran

Venue: 

Razi International Conference Center

Event Organisers: 

Iranian Virtual Institute for Emergencies and Disasters

Language of event: 

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Disaster Risk Reduction in emergencies

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

What does the course cover?

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52

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-0

Training Target Audience: 

The course is designed to benefit field practitioner staff of INGOs, NGOs, CBOs and goverment department staff responsible for disaster risk reduction.

Is a certificate Issued?: 

0

Date: 

03/02/2014 to 07/02/2014

Venue City: 

London

Event Organisers: 

RedR - United Kingdom

Language of event: 

1

New legislation adopted on the EU Civil Protection Mechanism

European Parliament adopted new legislation on the EU Civil Protection Mechanism

On 10 December 2013, the European Parliament adopted new legislation on the EU Civil Protection Mechanism paving, by doing so, the way for stronger cooperation in responding to disasters.

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Fri, 13/12/2013 - 08:15

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46

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6
Fri, 12/13/2013

Indian Ocean islands cooperate to establish disaster loss databases

NASA Earth Observatory image shows the Sediment-choked Onibe River, Madagascar,

Five islands in the Indian Ocean – the Union of the Comoros, Madagascar, Mauritius, Seychelles, and Zanzibar (Tanzania) – are working to establish and manage disaster loss databases.

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Fri, 06/12/2013 - 15:48

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-20

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58
Fri, 12/06/2013

7th Annual TIDES Technology Field Demonstration

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

The 7th annual TIDES Fall Field Demonstration will take place in Washington, DC at the National Defense University (NDU) campus from Tuesday, October 1st to Friday, October 4th.

Date: 

01/10/2013 to 04/10/2013

Venue: 

The Center for Technology and National Security Policy (CTNSP) at National Defense University (NDU)

Venue City: 

Washington

Event Organisers: 

The Center for Technology and National Security Policy (CTNSP) at National Defense University (NDU)

Language of event: 

1

Report launch: The Value of Geo-Information for Disaster and Risk Management (VALID)

On 3 September 2013, UNOOSA/UN-SPIDER presented a new report which shows the economic, humanitarian and organizational benefits of applying geoinformation to disaster management.

English

Short title: 

Publication launch: Geoinformation for disaster risk management

Publishing Date: 

Tue, 03/09/2013 - 14:49

Country/Region: 

Tue, 09/03/2013

UN-SPIDER news: 

0

The Value of Geoinformation for Disaster and Risk Management (VALID)

India: Developing a satellite-linked disaster warning system in Gujarat

The government is already working in the implementation of this project

The Indian state of Gujarat is planning a project to set up a satellite-linked disaster warning system along Gujarat's coastline to alert fishermen during adverse weather conditions.

English

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Publishing Date: 

Tue, 13/08/2013 - 14:09

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22

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71
Tue, 08/13/2013

9th International Training Course on GIS for Disaster Risk Management

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

COURSE OVERVIEW:

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14

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101

Training Target Audience: 

The course is open to all participants who are working or will be working in the organizations where spatial information is used or considered to be used for the purpose of disaster risk management, disaster management, or disaster risk reduction. There is no prerequisite GIS knowledge for participant who is interested in this course. The course welcome participants from all geographic areas, however the class size is limited to 30 persons. ADPC accepts nomination on a first come, first served basis provided the applicant meets the course requirement.

Is a certificate Issued?: 

0

Training Requirements: 

Participants must be fully conversant in English.

Tuition Remarks: 

The standard course fee of US$3,175 covers the course tuition, training materials, accommodation with breakfast, meeting package, and study visits. Participants will be responsible for their own travel expenses and arrangements, airport transfers, visa application, lunch and dinners, health/accident insurance, and other personal expenses. Participant who wish to seek own accommodation can choose an alternative course fee package B of US$2,275

Additional Information: 

The training will be held in Bangkok, Thailand. Exact venue to be confirmed at a later date.

Date: 

21/10/2013 to 01/11/2013

Registration Deadline: 

Fri, 20/09/2013

Venue City: 

Bangkok

Event Organisers: 

Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC)

Co-organisers: 

- The Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) - The International Institute for Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation, University of Twente (ITC) - UNITARS Operational Satellite Applications Program (UNITAR-UNOSAT)

Language of event: 

1

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