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China: International Charter activated for Earthquake in Yunnan Province

Earthquakes in 2009, the Yunnan province is an area prone to earthquakes

On 3 August 2014 the International Charter: Space and Major Disasters was activated at the request of the National Disaster Reduction Center of China (NDRCC) in response to a 6.1 magnitude earthqua

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Publishing Date: 
lun, 04/08/2014 - 12:15
latitude: 
25.0458
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102.71

Deforestation and Forest Degradation Mapping and Monitoring Using Multi-Sale Geo-spatial Methods

Hora y duración
Ciudad: 
Kathmandu
Información básica
Fecha: 
04/08/2014 - 08/08/2014
Lugar: 
International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development Khumaltar, Khumaltar, Patan 44700
País: 
Nepal
Organizadores del evento: 

ICIMOD

Idioma del evento: 
English
Detalles del entrenamiento
Tipo de entrenamiento evento: 
Evento de entrenamiento
Training Target Audience: 
The participants of the training course will be from ICIMOD regional member countries. This technical training is targeted to professionals in the field of forest carbon stock estimation. The participants should have knowledge of remote sensing and GIS as well as forestry. To assure gender equity, female participation will be highly encouraged.
Is a certificate Issued?: 
No certificate issued or not known
Información adicional: 

International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development Khumaltar, Lalitpur G.P.O. Box 3226, Kathmandu, Nepal Tel: ( 977 ) 1 5003222 Fax: (977) 1 5003299, 5003277 Email: info@icimod.org

The overall objective of the course is to impart advanced Remote Sensing (RS) knowledge and techniques to monitor forest cover and associated biomass.

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27.6465
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85.3235

Japan: Full scale disaster management system with Quasi-Zenith Satellites

The orbit of the Quasi-Zenith Satellite above Japan

The Japanese national newspaper Yomiuri Shimbun reported on 22 July 2014 that a full-scale operation of Quasi-Zenith satellites is projected to start in 2018, after that a first one, Michibiki, was

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Publishing Date: 
mar, 29/07/2014 - 11:31
latitude: 
36.2048
longitude: 
138.253

47th annual Fall Meeting of the American Geophysical Union

Hora y duración
Fecha límite de inscripción: 
mié, 06/08/2014
Ciudad: 
San Francisco
Información básica
Fecha: 
15/12/2014 - 19/12/2014
Lugar: 
Moscone Center, San Francisco, CA 94103
País: 
United States of America
Organizadores del evento: 

AGU (American Geophysical Union),

Co-organizadores: 

Florida Institute of Technology, NASA Langley Research Center, Georgia Tech, Winthrop University, Marine Biological Laboratory, University of Delaware, USDA, University of California Santa Cruz, University of Montana, City College of New York.

Idioma del evento: 
English

The AGU Fall Meeting is the largest worldwide conference in the geophysical sciences, attracting more than 22,000 Earth and space scientists, educators, students, and other leaders from around the

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37.7749
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-122.419

Technical Advisory Mission to Bhutan successfully concluded

Participants of the workshop carried out during the Technical Advisory Mission
Technical Advisory Mission team

UN-SPIDER carried out a Technical Advisory Mission (TAM) to Bhutan from 2 to 6 June 2014.

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Publishing Date: 
lun, 16/06/2014 - 09:26
latitude: 
27.4728
longitude: 
89.6393

GIS and Water Resources Modeling Workshop

Hora y duración
Ciudad: 
West Lafayette
Información básica
Fecha: 
04/08/2014 - 06/08/2014
Lugar: 
Purdue University, Civil Engeneering Bldg
País: 
United States of America
Organizadores del evento: 

Purdue University

Idioma del evento: 
English

This three-day workshop is designed for working professionals, students, and researchers, to provide han

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40.4259
Longitud: 
-86.9081

The 7th Spatial Sociocultural Knowledge

Hora y duración
Ciudad: 
Shrivenham
Información básica
Fecha: 
09/06/2014 - 11/06/2014
Lugar: 
Shrivenham campus
País: 
United Kingdom
Organizadores del evento: 

Cranfield University

Idioma del evento: 
English

Over the past six years, th

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51.6007
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-1.65675

19th Post Graduate Course in Remote Sensing and Geographic Information System

Hora y duración
Fecha límite de inscripción: 
sáb, 01/02/2014
Ciudad: 
Dehradun
Información básica
Fecha: 
01/07/2014 - 31/03/2015
Lugar: 
Indian Institute of Remote Sensing (IIRS), Dehradun
País: 
India
Organizadores del evento: 

Centre for Space Science and Technology Education in Asia and the Pacific

Idioma del evento: 
English
Detalles del entrenamiento
Tipo de entrenamiento evento: 
Oportunidad de entrenamiento academico
Is a certificate Issued?: 
No certificate issued or not known

How to apply?

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30.3165
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78.0322

4th Meeting of the Global Flood Working Group at ECMWF

Hora y duración
Fecha límite de inscripción: 
mié, 15/01/2014
Ciudad: 
Reading
Información básica
Fecha: 
04/03/2014 - 06/03/2014
Lugar: 
ECMWF, Shinfield Park
País: 
United Kingdom
Organizadores del evento: 

Global Flood Working Group

European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts

Idioma del evento: 
English

The Global Flood Working Group is a multi-disciplinary group of scientists, operational agencies and flood risk managers focused on developing efficient and effective global flood tools that can ad

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51.4543
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-0.97813

India: Developing a satellite-linked disaster warning system in Gujarat

The government is already working in the implementation of this project

The Indian state of Gujarat is planning a project to set up a satellite-linked disaster warning system along Gujarat's coastline to alert fishermen during adverse weather conditions.

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Publishing Date: 
mar, 13/08/2013 - 14:09
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22.2587
longitude: 
71.1924