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Philippines produces 3D hazard map for floods

View of a 3D map of flood-prone Cagayan de Oro

In the context of its climate change adaptation efforts, the Philippine government has begun producing 3D flood hazard maps to help make better planning decisions about flood risks, as trust.org re

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Thu, 26/09/2013 - 10:20
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Scientists map Vulnerability to Climate Change

Satellites, such as ESA's Proba-V, can monitor vegetation intactness from space.

Scientists from the Wildlife Conservation Society, the University of Queensland, and Stanford University have produced a world map indicated the most and least vulnerable areas to climate change, a

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Wed, 18/09/2013 - 11:15

Space Technologies for Climate Change: Conference successfully concluded

On 4 September 2013, UNOOSA and LAPAN, the Indonesian National Institute of Aeronautics and Space, successfully concluded a three-day conference focusing on integrated Space technology applications

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Wed, 04/09/2013 - 17:52
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Training: Ecosystem-based Disaster Risk Reduction

Hora y duración
Ciudad: 
Maharashtra
Información básica
Fecha: 
24/09/2013 - 27/09/2013
Lugar: 
Darewadi Learning Centre Village Darewadi, block, Dist. Sangamner, Ahmednagar,
País: 
India
Organizadores del evento: 

Watershed Organisation Trust (WOTR)

Idioma del evento: 
English
Detalles del entrenamiento
Tipo de entrenamiento evento: 
Evento de entrenamiento
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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Jamaica Government Proceeds with Climate Change Awareness Project

KINGSTON — The Climate Change Adaptation and Disaster Risk Reduction Programme has received an additional $103 million in the 2011/12 estimates, now before the House of Representatives.

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Thu, 21/04/2011 - 12:00
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4th AMCDRR: Disaster Risk Reduction for Climate Change Adaptation - Converge & Technology, Incheon, 25-28 Oct 2010

Información básica
Fecha: 
25/10/2010 - 28/10/2010

The overarching theme of the conference is "Disaster Risk Reduction for Climate Change Adaptation", with a particular focus on (1) the convergence of DRR and climate change adaptation and

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