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Esri and Microsoft partner up for disaster management

Esri and Microsoft have announced a cooperation alliance to assist public and private agencies and communities during disasters.

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Wed, 25/07/2012 - 09:56

Survey of Bangladesh (SOB)

The Survey of Bangladesh (SOB) is the national surveying and mapping agency for Bangladesh. The agency functions under the Ministry of Defence and is headed by the Surveyor General of Bangladesh.

Afghanistan the First Country Mapped using Broad Scale Hyperspectral Data

For the first time, about 70 percent of a country has been mapped using an advanced remote sensing technique known as hyperspectral imaging.

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Wed, 18/07/2012 - 12:09

UN-SPIDER Expert Meeting on Crowdsource Mapping: Now open for applications

The UN-SPIDER hosted "Expert Meeting on Crowdsource Mapping for Disaster Risk Management and Emergency Response" taking place in Vienna on 17 - 19 July is now open for applications.

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Mon, 16/04/2012 - 11:42

Thailand Floods 2011

Thailand is currently facing its worst flooding in 50 years.

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Mon, 17/10/2011 - 12:40
latitude: 
15.87
longitude: 
100.993

UN-SPIDER listed as Major Data Source on Japan Sendai Earthquake Data Portal

In response to the 8.9 magnitude earthquake, which struck offshore Sendai, Japan on Mar 11th 2011, the Harvard Center for Geographic Analysis has launched the Japan Sendai Earthquake Data Portal.

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Mon, 14/03/2011 - 11:06
latitude: 
42.3753
longitude: 
-71.113

GeoSUR Red Geoespacial de América del Sur (Geospatial Network of South America)

GeoSUR is a program of the Andean Development Corporation established in 2007, which aims the establishment of a decentralized network to diffuse geographic information of South America.