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CAPACITY BUILDING

United Nations/Mexico Symposium on Basic Space Technology on the theme "Making Space Technology Accessible and Affordable"

Hora y duración
Fecha límite de inscripción: 
jue, 10/07/2014
Información básica
Fecha: 
20/10/2014 - 23/10/2014
País: 
Mexico
Organizadores del evento: 

United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA)

Center for Scientific Research and Higher Education (CICESE)

Mexican Space Agency

Idioma del evento: 
English

The technical sessions to be included in the Symposium are as follows:

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Africa: Joint statement on post-2015 Disaster Risk Reduction

Africa is the first region in the world to agree on recommendations for DRR

Africa is the first region to agree on a set of recommendations for the new UN global agreement on reducing disaster risk. At the closing day of the fifth Region

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lun, 19/05/2014 - 14:00
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9.06667
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Geospatial World Forum 2014 - geoSMART Planet: Resources + Infrastructure & YOU

Hora y duración
Fecha límite de inscripción: 
vie, 01/11/2013
Ciudad: 
Geneva
Información básica
Fecha: 
05/05/2014 - 09/05/2014
Lugar: 
Centre International de Conféremces Geneve (CICG)
País: 
Switzerland
Organizadores del evento: 

Geospatial media + communications

Co-organizadores: 

Group on Earth Observations (GEO) Swiss Confederation, Federal Department of Defense, Civil Protection and Sport DDPS Federal Office of Topography swisstopo UNOSAT UNITAR

Idioma del evento: 
English

Technological advancements are turning the world into an intelligent, instrumented and interconnected place.

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44.4325
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Sudan: UN-SPIDER training on space-based technologies for disaster risk management

Training the use of space technologies for disaster risk reduction.

A workshop and training course on space-based technologies for disaster risk management are being held from 5 to 9 May 2013 in Khartoum, Sudan.

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mar, 07/05/2013 - 09:44
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Misiones de Fortalecimiento Institucional

Mediante las Misiones de Fortalecimiento Institucional (MFI) ONU-SPIDER apoya a los Estados Miembros para que mejoren su capacidad para beneficiarse de información obtenida desde el espacio en apli

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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vie, 24/08/2012 - 15:29
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Space Technology for improving Hazard Mapping in Sri Lanka

Hora y duración
Ciudad: 
Badulla
Información básica
Fecha: 
14/08/2012 - 17/08/2012
Lugar: 
Uva-Wellassa University of Sri Lanka, Badulla
País: 
Sri Lanka
Organizadores del evento: 

UN-SPIDER (UN Office for Outer Space Affairs) and Disaster Management Centre (Sri Lanka)

Co-organizadores: 

Uwa-Wellassa University of Sri Lanka, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Sri Lanka, and National Disaster Reduction Centre of China (NDRCC)

Idioma del evento: 
English
Detalles del entrenamiento
Tipo de entrenamiento evento: 
Evento de entrenamiento
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No certificate issued or not known

Introduction

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Technical Advisory Support at UN-SPIDER

With the May 2012 issue of the UN-SPIDER Newsletter, we are introducing a new approach to UN-SPIDER Newsletters

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mié, 20/06/2012 - 09:41

UN-SPIDER Newsletter Technical Advisory Support

Fecha de emisión: 
jue, 31/05/2012

 The May 2012 issue of the UN-SPIDER Newsletter focuses on UN-SPIDER's Technical Advisory Support. It covers the following topics:

In focus

Local and hi-tech responses needed when disaster strikes in Africa

Indigenous knowledge should be harnessed to new technologies to help break the cycle of natural calamities in Africa, according to Juliana Rotich, executive director of Ushahidi, a Nairobi-based on

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Publishing Date: 
mar, 20/12/2011 - 12:43