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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.

Publishing Information
Publishing Date: 
Tue, 10/01/2012 - 15:06
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37.8707
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112.551

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

Issue Date: 
Wed, 14/10/2009

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

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

The United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Reduction (UNISDR) and the Government of the Republic of Korea are opening Asia's first ISDR Education and Training Institute for Urban Risk R

Publishing Information
Publishing Date: 
Wed, 12/08/2009 - 23:45
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37.4563
longitude: 
126.705