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UN-SPIDER side events during STSC

During the forty-eighth session of the Scientific and Technical Subcommittee (STSC) of the Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space (COPUOS) from 7 to 18 February 2011, UN-SPIDER organized thr

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Mon, 21/02/2011 - 16:05
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Geoinformation for Disaster and Risk Management - Examples and Best Practices

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Fri, 02/07/2010

This booklet published on July 2nd 2010 by the Joint Board of Geospatial Information Societies (JBGIS) and the United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA) outlines the potential uses of

Geospatial World Forum 2011, Hyderabad, 18-21 January 2011

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18/01/2011 - 21/01/2011

Geospatial science has carved a niche for itself within not only the technology circle and decision makers, but with a number of new user segments as well.

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4th AMCDRR: Disaster Risk Reduction for Climate Change Adaptation - Converge & Technology, Incheon, 25-28 Oct 2010

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25/10/2010 - 28/10/2010

The overarching theme of the conference is "Disaster Risk Reduction for Climate Change Adaptation", with a particular focus on (1) the convergence of DRR and climate change adaptation and

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Catastrophe prevention: Algeria, UN agree on space pictures use

Deputy Minister for Maghreb and African affairs, Abdelkader Messahel, said Thursday (January 28, 2010) in Addis Ababa that an Agreement between Algeria and the United Nations Office has been s

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Fri, 29/01/2010 - 11:35
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UN-SPIDER Strengthens Collaboration with Bonn-based UN Agencies and Related Organizations

20 January 2009 - During an official visit to the UN-SPIDER Office in Bonn, Germany, in December 2008, UNOOSA Director Mazlan Othman held a day of discussions with Bonn-based UN agencies and German organizations to review past collaboration and explore future opportunities.