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A Technical Advisory Mission (TAM) serves to explore a Member State's capacity to fully take advantage of space-based information.

GIO EMS: New European GMES mapping service publishes user guide

GMES, the European Earth Monitoring programme, has published a user guide to its new, free of charge emergency mapping service, the GMES Initial Operations Emergency Management Service (GIO EMS-Map

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Publishing Date: 
Thu, 23/08/2012 - 09:50

UN-SPIDER Newsletter Technical Advisory Support

Issue Date: 
Thu, 31/05/2012

 The May 2012 issue of the UN-SPIDER Newsletter focuses on UN-SPIDER's Technical Advisory Support. It covers the following topics:

In focus

UN-SPIDER: Supporting Disaster Management from Space (Earthzine)

Issue Date: 
Wed, 09/03/2011

UN-SPIDER: Supporting Disaster Management from Space

A comprehensive article by UN-SPIDER in the Disaster Management-special issue of Earthzine, covering UN-SPIDER's r

(Press Release) SpaceAid Resource Page Set Up to Help Improve Information and Data-Flow Related to the Japan Earthquake Disaster

UNIS/OS/403
17 March 2011

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SpaceAid Resource Page Set Up to Help Improve Information and Data-Flow Related to the Japan Earthquake Disaster

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Publishing Date: 
Thu, 17/03/2011 - 18:09
latitude: 
48.2082
longitude: 
16.3738

Space Application

Space Application for Disaster Management: “What can be done with space technology and how?”

SpaceAid supports response to China earthquake bridging space data providers with disaster management authorities

On April 14, 2010 the Southern Quinghai region in the north-west of China experienced a 6.9 magnitude earthquake which left hundreds of people dead and the majority of population injured.

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Publishing Date: 
Mon, 26/04/2010 - 14:37
latitude: 
33.1
longitude: 
96.7

A Massive Earthquake hits Chile

An 8.8 magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of central Chile early morning on Saturday, February 27, 2010 at 3:34 a.m.

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Publishing Date: 
Mon, 01/03/2010 - 10:22
latitude: 
-35.8496
longitude: 
-72.7214

SpaceAid bolsters Emergency Response in Haiti

The UN-SPIDER SpaceAid framework was triggered on 12 January 2010 for the devastating earthquake of magnitude 7 that struck Haiti.

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Publishing Date: 
Mon, 08/02/2010 - 11:00
latitude: 
18.5393
longitude: 
-72.7214