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DHI Conference on applications of hydraulic modelling

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Jakarta
Basic Information
Date: 
10/02/2014 - 11/02/2014
Venue: 
Grand Kemang Hotel
Venue Country: 
Indonesia
Event Organisers: 
Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Training Event
Is a certificate Issued?: 
No certificate issued or not known

DHI Water and Environment will host a 2 day conference in Jakarta, Indonesia on the 10th and 11th February 2014.

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-6.20876
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106.846

New Zealand's first Disaster Communications Conference

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Auckland
Basic Information
Date: 
22/05/2014 - 23/05/2014
Venue: 
Heritage Hotel, 35 Hobson Street, Auckland Central
Venue Country: 
New Zealand
Event Organisers: 

Emergency Media and Public Affairs

University of Auckland

Language of event: 
English

An Auckland Council-sponsored disaster communicat

World Economic Forum publishes Global Risks Report 2014

World Economic Forum released the Global Risks 2014 Report

The World Economic Forum released its Global Risks 2014 Report.

Publishing Information
Publishing Date: 
Mon, 20/01/2014 - 16:12

5th International Disaster and Risk Conference IDRC Davos

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Davos
Basic Information
Date: 
24/08/2014 - 28/08/2014
Venue Country: 
Switzerland
Event Organisers: 

Global Risk Forum Davos

Co-organisers: 

UNISDR

Language of event: 
English

 

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46.8001
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9.83089

Study follows up on EU approach to loss databases

Recording disaster losses: recommendations for a European approach

A new comprehensive study, published by the European Commission Joint Research Centre (JRC), outlines the path towards a standardized European approach to systematically record and manage disaster

Publishing Information
Publishing Date: 
Fri, 17/01/2014 - 13:34
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50.8503
longitude: 
4.35171

CEOS publishes GEOSS Architecture for the use of Satellites for Disasters and Risk Assessment

The Earth caught by NASA's satellites Terra and Aqua

The Committee on Earth Observation Satellites (CEOS) Working Group on Information Systems and Services (WGISS) recently published the

Publishing Information
Publishing Date: 
Thu, 16/01/2014 - 14:00

Natural Disaster awareness for community leaders

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Southhampton, New York
Basic Information
Date: 
28/02/2014
Venue Country: 
United States of America
Event Organisers: 

National Disaster Training Preparedness Center (NDPTC)

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Training Event
Training Target Audience: 
This course is intended for traditional community leaders, religious organizations, the business community, civic groups, elected leaders, emergency managers, and first responders.
Is a certificate Issued?: 
No certificate issued or not known

Community leaders have the responsibility and opportunity to enhance their

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40.8843
longitude: 
-72.3895

Fifth International Conference on Water Resources and Hydropower Development in Asia

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Colombo
Basic Information
Date: 
11/03/2014 - 13/03/2014
Venue: 
Bandaranaike International Conference Hall
Venue Country: 
Sri Lanka
Event Organisers: 

The International Journal on Hydropower and Dams

Co-organisers: 

International Commission on Large Dams

International Commission on Irrigation and Drainage

International Energy Agency

International Centre for Small Hydropower

Ceylon Eletricity Board

Central Engineering Consultancy Bureau

The Mahawali Authority of Sri Lanka

Ministry of Power and Energy

Sri Lanka Concention Bureau

Sri Lanka National Committee on Large Dams

Language of event: 
English

ASIA 2014 will include presentations and discussions on the opportunities, development targets, accomplishments and challenges of countries in the Asian region.

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6.92708
longitude: 
79.8612

4th Meeting of the Global Flood Working Group at ECMWF

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Wed, 15/01/2014
Venue City: 
Reading
Basic Information
Date: 
04/03/2014 - 06/03/2014
Venue: 
ECMWF, Shinfield Park
Venue Country: 
United Kingdom
Event Organisers: 

Global Flood Working Group

European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts

Language of event: 
English

The Global Flood Working Group is a multi-disciplinary group of scientists, operational agencies and flood risk managers focused on developing efficient and effective global flood tools that can ad

latitude: 
51.4543
longitude: 
-0.97813

Second Meeting of the Global Network of Basins working on Climate Change Adaptation

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Mon, 03/02/2014
Venue City: 
Geneva
Basic Information
Date: 
13/02/2014 - 14/02/2014
Venue: 
Palais des Nations
Venue Country: 
Switzerland
Event Organisers: 

United Nations Economic Commission for Europe

Ministry of Infrastructure and Environment, Switzerland

Federal Environment Agency (BAFU), Switzerland

International Network of Basin Organizations

Language of event: 
English
UNECE world water day logo

The second meeting of the global network of basins working on climate change adaptation, which is organized in the framework of the UNECE Convention on the Protection and Use of Transboundary Water

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46.1984
longitude: 
6.1423