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Guatemala conforms its Inter-institutional Remote Sensing Group for Risk and Disaster Management

In recent years, Guatemala has been affected by a variety of natural hazards including tropical storms, landslides, droughts and volcanic eruptions.

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Publishing Date: 
Wed, 25/07/2012 - 12:49

International Scientific Conference on Integrated Approaches for Volcanic Risk Management 2012

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Sun, 01/07/2012
Venue City: 
Stuttgart
Basic Information
Date: 
11/09/2012 - 12/09/2012
Venue: 
Hohenheim University
Venue Country: 
Germany
Event Organisers: 

MIAVITA project partners at Hohenheim University

Language of event: 
English

Following UN International Strategy for Disaster Reduction recommendations and starting from shared existing knowledge and practices, the MIAVITA project is organizing a conference

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National Workshop on the use of space-based information for disaster risk reduction and emergency response in the Dominican Republic; Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

The National Emergency Commission of the Dominican Republic and UN-SPIDER organized an inter-institutional workshop on 8-10 November 2011 in the facilities of the Commission to elaborate the operat

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Publishing Date: 
Wed, 21/12/2011 - 15:56
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18.5
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-69.9833

Fifth PPRD South “prevention and preparedness” training workshop

Basic Information
Date: 
14/02/2011 - 16/02/2011
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Training Event
Is a certificate Issued?: 
No certificate issued or not known

Water and Flood Risk Management (FRM) play a key role in economic growth and social development.

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28.977

The 40th Regional Training on Disaster Management (DMC-40), Bangkok, 1-19 October 2010

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Date: 
01/11/2010 - 19/11/2010

The Asia Pacific region faces heavy human and economic losses from disasters, whose frequency and intensity is increasing drastically in recent years.

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13.7234
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100.476

South Pacific Applied Geosciences Commission (SOPAC)

The Pacific Islands Applied Geoscience Commission (SOPAC) is an intergovernmental, regional organisation, which scope includes hazard assessment and risk management, environmental vulnerability, oc