In mid-October, effective disaster planning, government cooperation, preparedness at the community level and early warning communication contributed to a minimal death toll in the wake of the stron
The report for the UN-SPIDER Expert Meeting on the use of space-based information for Early Warning Systems
On 26 June 2013, the UN-SPIDER Programme wrapped up a two-day expert meeting focusing on space-based applications in Early Warning Systems.
UN-SPIDER's Regional Support Office, ICIMOD (International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development) and its partner Aaranyak-India are developing and testing the establishment of flood early war
BBC reported on a new German study (Natural Hazards and Earth Systems Sciences) that fo
German Federal Ministry of Economics and Technology, German Aerospace Center (DLR), German Federal Office of Civil Protection and Disaster Assistance, Secure World Foundation
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The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) has published a booklet with g
New technologies have sometimes had very harmful effects, but in many cases the early warning signs have been suppressed or ignored.
In a recent article in Nature, Peter J.
The UNEP Global Environmental Alert Service (GEAS) has launched an in-depth report focusing on
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