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Activities of the European Satellite Operators Association (ESO) Disaster Management

Global Pre-Positioning of Satellite-Based ICT for Disaster Preparedness & Development

Category: 
Human Aspects related

An introduction of GVF, a Global Non-Profit Association of Satellite Industry that Supporting Satellite Systems/Services Through Multi-Faceted International Programmes:

The UN-SPIDER Knowledge Management & Information Dissemination System

The Earth Observation and GIS communities fighting the climate crisis

Category: 
Human Aspects related

The Planet Action Initiative: supporting projects addressing climate change issues and related disaster risk reduction and management.

Policy perspectives for the use of satellite applications in Africa

Category: 
Human Aspects related

Presentation Overview
1.Background and Aim of the ESPI Study
2.Study Methodology
3.Roundtable and Workshops
4.International and European Goals and Strategies
5.Mapping of Activities and Actors

Research Project e-Triage, IT-Supported Management of Mass Casualty Incidents

Category: 
Human Aspects related

Research Project e-Triage: IT-Supported Management of Mass Casualty Incidents.

e-Triage is a self-contained concept for electronic MCI management:
- Data collection
- Data management

Tropical cyclone in Philippines

20/10/2010:

Disaster Information
Name: 
Tropical Cyclone
Region: 
Philippines
Occurance Date: 
16/10/2010
latitude: 
12.8797
longitude: 
121.774

Tropical Cyclone in Jamaica

Flash flooding triggered by Tropical Storm Nicole killed 12 people, left wide damages.

Disaster Information
Name: 
Tropycal Cyclone in Jamaica
Region: 
Jamaica
Occurance Date: 
30/09/2010
latitude: 
18.1096
longitude: 
-77.2975

Tropical Cyclone in Nicaragua

Nicaragua evacuated thousands of people from the path of Tropical Storm Matthew as the Atlantic storm reached hurricane force Friday.

Disaster Information
Name: 
Tropical Cyclone
Region: 
Nicaragua
Occurance Date: 
24/09/2010
latitude: 
12.8654
longitude: 
-85.2072

Severe Storm in Port-au-Prince

A severe storm swept across Haiti  on Friday, September 24, 2010, ripping apart refugee camps set up in the wake of the January earthquake that destroyed much of the country’s capital.

Disaster Information
Name: 
Severe Storm
Region: 
Port-au-Prince
Occurance Date: 
24/09/2010
latitude: 
18.5393
longitude: 
-72.3364