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, characterized as the biggest floods in the last century, affected many cities and villages in southern Poland. As a way to respond to these floods in a more effective way, the National Headquarters of the State Fire Service activated the GMES-SAFER project. SAFER provided
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"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-scale crises.
The United Nations Asian and Pacific Training Centre for Information and Communication Technology for Development, a regional institute of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UN-APCICT/ESCAP), kicked off the Fourth Regional Training of Trainers Workshop in Seongnam, Republic of Korea.