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Open data: UK Environment Agency releases flood data to public

The UK Environment Agency decide to release flood-related data

The UK has been heavily affected by floods for months with peaks in February affecting thousands of people and companies.

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Publishing Date: 
Tue, 04/03/2014 - 09:44
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51.5085
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-0.125487

World weather open science conference

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Thu, 22/05/2014
Venue City: 
Montreal
Basic Information
Date: 
16/08/2014 - 21/08/2014
Venue: 
Palais des congrès de Montréal
Venue Country: 
Canada
Event Organisers: 

Environment Canada (EC), Canada - gov

International Council for Science (ICSU)

World Meteorological Organization (WMO)

 

Language of event: 
English

This ground-breaking conference will bring together the entire weather science and user commun

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45.5087
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-73.554

6th international training course on climate risk management in a changing environment

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Sat, 19/07/2014
Venue City: 
Bangkok
Basic Information
Date: 
01/09/2014 - 10/09/2014
Venue Country: 
Thailand
Event Organisers: 

Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC)

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Training Event
Training Target Audience: 
The Asian Disaster Preparedness Center invites practitioners from: Government policy makers and development practitioners representing planning agencies, local authorities, land use planning offices, disaster risk management agencies, climate change secretariats or offices attached to national level ministries or sub-national government authorities UN development and environmental agencies, international organizations such as Red Cross & Red Crescent Societies, donor agencies and NGOs working on climate risk management, climate change adaptation, disaster risk management or green development programs Academe such as Universities, research institutes or training institutes on climate risk management, climate change adaptation and disaster risk management Private sector such as insurance and construction industries Media and charity & faith based organizations working on climate change adaptation, climate risk management or disaster risk management
Is a certificate Issued?: 
No certificate issued or not known

Understanding the science of climate change and potential interventions and their integration into development policies and practices has become a challenge for development and disaster risk reduct

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13.7279
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100.524

The European Environment Agency (EEA)

The European Environment Agency (EEA) is an agency of the European Union, with the task to provide sound, independent information on the environment.

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55.6812
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12.5866

NASA/NOAA: Next Generation Weather Satellite will provide earlier Warnings

NASA and NOAA are working on a new satellite system which will be launched in late 2015 for the Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite-R Series (GOES-R).

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Publishing Date: 
Mon, 04/03/2013 - 11:38
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39.0046
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-76.8755

ESA: Mapping global vegetation with a miniature satellite

ESA’s Proba-V, despite being only a little larger than a washing machine, will provide in the near future provide sharp views of Earth’s plant life every two days.

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Publishing Date: 
Tue, 12/02/2013 - 10:54

4th Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction “Invest today for a Safer Tomorrow”

The 4th Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction will be held in Geneva, Switzerland, from 19 to 23 May at the International Conference Centre of Geneva (CICG).

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Publishing Date: 
Wed, 06/02/2013 - 14:29
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46.2201
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6.13814

4th Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction “Invest today for a Safer Tomorrow”

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Geneva
Basic Information
Date: 
19/05/2013 - 23/05/2013
Venue: 
International Conference Centre of Geneva (CICG)
Venue Country: 
Switzerland
Event Organisers: 

United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction, UNISDR.

Language of event: 
English

The Fourth Session of the Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction “Invest Today for a Safer Tomorrow” will be held in Geneva at the International Conference Centre of Geneva (CICG)

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46.22
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6.1381

First International Conference on Remote Sensing and Geoinformation of Environment

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Paphos
Basic Information
Date: 
08/04/2013 - 10/04/2013
Venue: 
Cyprus University of Technology
Venue Country: 
Cyprus
Event Organisers: 

Cyprus University of Technology, CRS

Co-organisers: 

European Space Agency (ESA)

Language of event: 
English

On behalf of the Organizing Committee of the ‘First International Conference on Remote Sensing and Geoinformation of Environment’ invites you to join them in Paphos-Cyprus April 8-10, 2

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34.772
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32.4297

International Interdisciplinary Conference on Geo- and Environmental Information and Communication - Achieving Sustainability Goals through Knowledge Sharing

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Bogota
Basic Information
Date: 
06/02/2013 - 08/02/2013
Venue: 
Hotel and Convention Center COSMOS 100
Venue Country: 
Colombia
Event Organisers: 

CODATA-Germany

Co-organisers: 

National University of Colombia, CODATA Taskgroup on Preservation of and Access to Scientific and Technical Data in/for/with Developing Countries, International Cartographic Association WG on GIS and Sustainable Development, International Cartographic Association Commission on Cartography in Early Warning and Crisis Management and International Society for Digital Earth

Language of event: 
English

This International and Interdisciplinary conference is dedicated to scientific and technical methods of environmental information and communication.

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4.68664
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-74.0544