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5th International Training Course on Climate Risk Management in a Changing Environment

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Bangkok
Basic Information
Date: 
19/08/2013 - 28/08/2013
Venue Country: 
Thailand
Event Organisers: 

Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC)

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Training Event
Training Target Audience: 
The “International Training Course on Climate Risk Management (CRM-05)” offers a unique and timely opportunity for development and disaster risk reduction practitioners from: The Government, international organizations, UN agencies, NGOs, civil society organizations, private sectors and others to enhance knowledge, expertise and skills on Climate Risk Management enabling them to face this challenge.
Is a certificate Issued?: 
Certificate issued
Training Requirements: 

All teaching and reference materials are in English. Participants must be fully conversant in English. Participants are asked to participate fully in all of the above course activities. Certificates will only be awarded to participants who complete all course requirements.

Training Tuition: 
2,825.00 USD
Tuition Remarks: 

The standard course fee of US$2,825 covers course tuition, training materials, single accommodation with breakfast (11 nights), two break refreshments & lunch (Monday-Friday) during the training, and study visits. Participants will be responsible for their own travel expenses and arrangements, airport transfers, visa application, lunch on weekends, all dinners, health/accident insurance, and other personal expenses. Participants who wish to seek own accommodation can choose an alternative course fee package B of US$2,075

COURSE BACKGROUND & PURPOSE

3rd EnerGEO Summer School

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Sat, 31/08/2013
Venue City: 
Utrecht
Basic Information
Date: 
15/10/2013 - 25/10/2013
Venue: 
TNO - Princetonlaan, Princetonlaan 6
Venue Country: 
The Netherlands
Event Organisers: 

EnerGEO

Co-organisers: 

The EnerGEO Project receives funding from European Community´s Seventh Framework Programme (FP7, 2007-2013)

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Training Event
Training Target Audience: 
The 3rd EnerGEO Summer School will be open to graduate and postgraduate scientists from relevant disciplines as well as experts involved in the fields of energy and remote sensing.
Is a certificate Issued?: 
Certificate issued
Training Requirements: 

Participants are expected to have a basic knowledge of GIS, remote sensing, renewable energies, energy modeling, impact assessment, life cycle analysis as well as good computational skills. Insight into the current debate on sustainable energy suppy are an asset.

THE SUMMER SCHOOL

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Training: Use of GIS and Remote Sensing in Disaster Risk Management

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Mon, 19/08/2013
Venue City: 
Nairobi
Basic Information
Date: 
02/09/2013 - 06/09/2013
Venue: 
Sportsview Hotel, Kasarani
Venue Country: 
Kenya
Event Organisers: 

Indepth Research Services (IRES)

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Training Event
Training Target Audience: 
The course is targeted at participants who require knowledge and skills on the use of GIS and RS in their organization for disaster risk management, disaster management, or disaster risk reduction, Early Warning.
Is a certificate Issued?: 
Certificate issued
Training Requirements: 

The training is designed for participants with reasonable reading and understanding skills in English. It is an advantage, but not a prerequisite, that the participants have prior knowledge in Diasaster Risk Management and a basic working knowledge in GIS and Remote Sensing technologies. Applicants must live up to Indepth Research Services (IRES) admission criteria.

Training Tuition: 
930.00 USD
Tuition Remarks: 

Accommodation is arranged upon request but not included in the tuition fee.

Human population growth and rapid urbanization coupled with climate change are causing increased vulnerability of communities exposed to hazardous events all over the world.

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Workshop: Disaster Risk Reduction in Emergencies

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
London
Basic Information
Date: 
03/02/2014 - 07/02/2014
Venue Country: 
UK
Event Organisers: 

RedR - United Kingdom

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Training Event
Training Target Audience: 
The course is designed to benefit field practitioner staff of INGOs, NGOs, CBOs and goverment department staff responsible for disaster risk reduction.
Is a certificate Issued?: 
No certificate issued or not known
Training Tuition: 
540.00 GBP
Tuition Remarks: 

Course fees begin from 540 GBP and are based on a price banding system. The fees are inclusive of all training resources, lunch and refreshments

Additional Information: 

Registration will take place from 8.45 am on the first day.

Set amidst the context of global climate change and population growth, the number of natural and human-made emergencies every year has increased drastically in the past decade.

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Training: Ecosystem-based Disaster Risk Reduction

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Maharashtra
Basic Information
Date: 
24/09/2013 - 27/09/2013
Venue: 
Darewadi Learning Centre Village Darewadi, block, Dist. Sangamner, Ahmednagar,
Venue Country: 
India
Event Organisers: 

Watershed Organisation Trust (WOTR)

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Training Event
Training Target Audience: 
Meant for NGO Decision Makers, NGO Staff, Members of Autonomous Institutions, Corporate staff, Activists, Government Officers (District/ Taluka / Village Level), PRI members and other institutions interested in gaining local experience.
Is a certificate Issued?: 
No certificate issued or not known
Training Tuition: 
9,000.00 INR
Tuition Remarks: 

Registration Fee (Non-refundable): Rs. 2,000 Partial Scholarships on the course fee are available for a few participants. Please contact the Training Coordinator.

Watershed Organisation Trust (WOTR)

The term “ecosystem-based adaptation” (EbA) refers to the use of natural systems as a way to buffer the worst impacts of climate change, maintain the resilience of natural ecosystems, their ecosyst

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21.3069
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-157.858

Pavia 2013 International Summer School on Data Fusion of Synthetic Aperture Radar Data

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Sat, 01/06/2013
Venue City: 
Pavia
Basic Information
Date: 
16/09/2013 - 20/09/2013
Venue: 
University of Pavia
Venue Country: 
Italy
Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Training Event
Is a certificate Issued?: 
Certificate issued
Training Tuition: 
500.00 EUR

The "Pavia 2013 International Summer School on Data Fusion of Synthetic Aperture Radar Data" is the third in a series of International Summer Schools on Data Fusion held in Pavia in Septe

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SAR-EDU Summer School für angewandte Radarfernerkundung

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Jena
Basic Information
Date: 
23/09/2013 - 26/09/2013
Venue: 
Dornburger Schlösser, Jena
Venue Country: 
Germany
Language of event: 
German
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Training Event
Is a certificate Issued?: 
No certificate issued or not known
Remote Sensing Education Initiative

"Teaching the teachers":

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Principles and Applications of Geographic Information Systems and Remote Sensing

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Thu, 15/08/2013
Venue City: 
Twente
Basic Information
Date: 
26/09/2013 - 28/11/2013
Venue: 
ITC Faculty of Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation of the University of Twente
Venue Country: 
The Netherlands
Event Organisers: 

ITC Faculty of Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation of the University of Twente

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Training Event
Training Target Audience: 
The course is especially relevant for professionals (scientists and practitioners) with an academic background who deal with geospatial data but who have only a limited knowledge of the principles of GIS and earth observation in their application field.
Is a certificate Issued?: 
No certificate issued or not known
Training Tuition: 
2,500.00 EUR
ITC, University of Twente

Over the past decade, the fields of earth observation and geo-information science have gradually moved away from the traditional mapping or “inventory” type of science to focus

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6.85358
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Training: GIS Operation

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Fri, 01/03/2013
Venue City: 
Twente
Basic Information
Date: 
22/04/2013 - 14/07/2013
Venue: 
ITC Faculty of Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation of the University of Twente
Venue Country: 
The Netherlands
Event Organisers: 

ITC Faculty of Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation of the University of Twente

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Training Event
Training Target Audience: 
This course is designed particularly for staff responsible for implementing geographical information production at national and regional agencies, local authorities and private companies.
Is a certificate Issued?: 
Certificate issued
Training Tuition: 
2,500.00 EUR
ITC, University of Twente

The growing global interest in spatial information in all sectors calls for properly qualified personnel.

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52.2412
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6.85358

Remote Sensing and Digital Image Processing

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Fri, 01/03/2013
Venue City: 
Twente
Basic Information
Date: 
22/04/2013 - 14/07/2013
Venue: 
ITC Faculty of Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation of the University of Twente
Venue Country: 
The Netherlands
Event Organisers: 

ITC
Faculty of Geo-Information
Science and Earth Observation
of the University of Twente

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Training Event
Training Target Audience: 
The course is intended to train staff to function at the supervisory level in rapidly changing map and geo-information production environments. It focuses on state-of-the-art technology in the field of remote sensing and digital image processing for information extraction, as well as on its consequences for applications by GIS specialists. The course is targeted at staff from government agencies and private companies who have practical professional experience in remote sensing and/or photogrammetry and who wish to become familiar with state-of-the-art technology. GIS specialists who make regular use of digitally acquired spatial reference data and are interested in the source and accuracy of these data would also significantly benefit from this course.
Is a certificate Issued?: 
Certificate issued
Training Tuition: 
2,500.00 EUR
ITC, University of Twente

The task of managing land use and the Earth’s resources is becoming increasingly important owing to the rising world population and economic growth.

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52.2412
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