disaster reduction

UNISDR announces International Day for Disaster Reduction 2012

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Thu, 09/08/2012 - 11:16
Thu, 08/09/2012

China launches high-resolution remote-sensing satellite

China successfully launched Ziyuan I-02C Thursday, a high-resolution remote-sensing satellite, from the Taiyuan Satellite Launch Center in northern Shanxi province.

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Tue, 10/01/2012 - 15:06

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

This is event is available for participation on an ongoing basis
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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. With the use of Space Technology and GIS it is possible to assess impacts of natural phenomena like floods, drought, earthquakes, landslides, volcanic eruptions and forest fires.

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28/03/2011 to 30/03/2011

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NIDM

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New Delhi

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UNOOSA/UN SPIDER, NIDM

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UN-SPIDER Stresses the Role of Space-Based Information for Disaster Management on The International Day for Disaster Reduction

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Wed, 14/10/2009
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UN-SPIDER Stresses the Role of Space-Based Information for

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Asia's first urban risk reduction training and education facility opens in Republic of Korea

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Wed, 12/08/2009 - 23:45

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