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UN-SPIDER builds hazard mapping skills in Sri Lanka

From 14 to 17 of August 2012, UN-SPIDER conducted the Capacity Building Programme “Space Technology for Improving Hazard Mapping in Sri Lanka”, as a follow-up to the Technical Advisory

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Fri, 24/08/2012 - 15:29
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Satellite Industry partners up with militaries in the Pacfic

Global VSAT Forum (GVF), the international non-profit association of the satellite industry, collaborated with Pacific-Area militaries to conduct an international training to improve disaster prepa

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Thu, 23/08/2012 - 09:30

DLR supports establishment of IWG-SEM

After the workshop the German Space Agency (DLR) has organized in September 2011, the Joint Research Centre (JCR) hosted a follow-up meeting in Ispra in April 2012, during which the International

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Fri, 08/06/2012 - 16:18
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45.8151
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Hands-on workshop: Open Source GIS and WebMapping for UN staff 20 and 21 November 2012

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Vienna
Basic Information
Date: 
20/11/2012 - 21/11/2012
Venue: 
Institute of GVienna University of Technology,eoinformation and Cartography
Venue Country: 
Austria
Event Organisers: 

The Commission on Open Source Geospatial Technologies of the International Cartographic Association (ICA)

Co-organisers: 

Vienna University of Technology, Institute of Geoinformation and Cartography.
The International Symposium on Service-Oriented Mapping (SOMAP 2012)

Language of event: 
English

From 20 to 21 November 2012, the Commission on Open Source Geospatial Technologies of the International Cartographic Association (ICA) will be hosting a hands-on workshop on “Open Source, O

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Workshop on Use of Space Applications in Humanitarian Operations in Warsaw, Poland

In recent years several regions of Poland have experienced extremely large floods that have affected many communities and sectors of development.  The floods in May and June 2010, characteri

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Fri, 01/06/2012 - 09:17
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52.2297
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UN-SPIDER April 2012 Updates

Issue Date: 
Fri, 04/05/2012

The UN-SPIDER April 2012 Updates contain the following topics:

UN-SPIDER at a glance:

Fifth International Summer School and Conference Applied Geoinformatics for Society and Environment (AGSE 2012)

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Johor Bahru
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Date: 
16/07/2012 - 20/07/2012
Venue: 
Universiti Teknologi Malaysia
Venue Country: 
Malaysia
Event Organisers: 

Stuttgart University of Applied Sciences and Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Johor Bahru

Language of event: 
English

 An interdisciplinary, international forum for sharing knowledge about the application of Geoinformatics with focus on developing countries.

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UN-SPIDER Bonn Workshop successfully concluded

From 24-26 April, the UN-SPIDER Programme carried out its Fifth United Nations International UN-SPIDER Bonn Workshop on Disaster Management and Space Technology.

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Fri, 27/04/2012 - 11:23
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50.7183
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7.1274

Workshop on Use of Space Applications in Humanitarian Operations

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Fri, 04/05/2012
Venue City: 
Warsaw
Basic Information
Date: 
16/05/2012 - 18/05/2012
Venue: 
Main School of Fire Service (SGSP)
Venue Country: 
Poland
Event Organisers: 

 Secure World Foundation

Co-organisers: 

CBK PAN: Space Research Centre PAS, The Main School of Fire Service (SGSP), GEONETCAB, Seventh Framework Programme

Language of event: 
English

"Workshop on Use of Space Applications in Humanitarian Operations" is devoted to presenting and discussing optimal utilization of space applications in support of humanitarian efforts during large-

International Workshop on Drought Monitoring, Assessing and Planning under Global Climate Change

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Sun, 03/06/2012
Venue City: 
Beijing
Basic Information
Date: 
04/06/2012 - 05/06/2012
Venue: 
Beijing Normal University
Event Organisers: 

Beijing Normal University

Co-organisers: 

UN-SPIDER, U.S. National Drought Mitigation Center (NDMC), International Center for Drought Risk Reduction (ICDRR) and University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Language of event: 
English

UN-SPIDER is one of the sponsor of the "International Workshop on Drought Monitoring, Assessing and Planning under Global Climate Change" which will be held in June 3-5, 2012 in Beijing,

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