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UNOOSA/UN-SPIDER supports summer courses at Central European University

UNOOSA/UN-SPIDER is supporting two courses in the Summer University 2015 of the Central European University in Budapest (Image: CEU)

UNOOSA/UN-SPIDER is supporting two summer courses at the Central European University in Budapest, Hungary this July. The application deadline for both courses is 15 March 2015.

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Fri, 13/03/2015 - 10:05

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Bridging ICTs and Environment - Innovations in Disaster Risk Management

This is event is available for participation on an ongoing basis
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The course builds upon existing UNDP experience in disaster management and risk reduction. The advances in ICT are increasingly empowering citizens to play a more proactive role in managing disaster risks and more effectively responding when disasters hit. The ability of development workers to tap into this local energy and know-how, go beyond the usual suspects (e.g. NGOs, think tanks) and partner with outliers (e.g.

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13/07/2015 to 17/07/2015

Registration Deadline: 

Sun, 15/03/2015

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Central European University

Venue City: 

Budapest

Venue Country: 

  • Hungary

Event Organisers: 

Summer University of Central European University, Budapest

Co-organisers: 

United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Bureau for Crisis Prevention and Recovery and the Secretariat of Black Sea Commission  

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Information and Communications Technology and Development Section of ESCAP

ESCAP is the regional development arm of the United Nations and serves as the economic and social development hub for the UN in Asia and the Pacific. Its mandate is to foster cooperation between its 53 Member States and 9 associate members for inclusive and sustainable development in Asia and the Pacific.

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ITU Connect Arab States Summit

This is event is available for participation on an ongoing basis
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ITU is organizing the Connect Arab States Summit in Doha, Qatar from 28-30 November 2011. The Summit is expected to bring together some 600 participants.

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28/11/2011 to 30/11/2011

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Doha

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UN Hub for ICT Capacity Development

The United Nations Asian and Pacific Training Centre for Information and Communication Technology for Development, a regional institute of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UN-APCICT/ESCAP), kicked off the Fourth Regional Training of Trainers Workshop in Seongnam, Republic of Korea.

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Wed, 23/02/2011 - 16:06

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Research on the UN-SPIDER Knowledge Portal as a human-technology network

Mr. Florian Neisser, Geographer at the University of Bonn, has finalized his research on the UN-SPIDER Knowledge Portal as “An Interactive Platform to Foster Space Technology Utilization in Disaster Management”. His thesis addresses the problem of a communication gap between the space technology and the disaster management community by applying the Actor-Network Theory and analyzing this network of human and technological actors.

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Thu, 07/10/2010 - 12:37

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