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UN-SPIDER Newsletter 1/14: Space Technologies in the United Nations

Fecha de emisión: 
Wed, 12/02/2014

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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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Mitigating the impacts of floods with satellites

Data provided by optical and radar satellites are used to generate maps of flood

CGIAR Research Programs on Water, Land & Ecosystems (WLE) and Climate Change Agriculture and Food Security (CCAFS) are conducting a project focusing on flood impact mitigation using geospatial

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Tue, 24/09/2013 - 08:00

ArcSWAT (Texas A&M University)

Software type: 
Extension
Scope: 
Procesamiento de imagen
Scope: 
Modelización
Scope: 
Visualización
Accesibilidad: 
Solo instalación
Graphical User Interface: 
si
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Gratis
Latest release (year): 
2012
Is extension for: 
ArcGIS
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ASCII
File types: 
HDF
File types: 
shp
File types: 
txt
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Amenaza: 
Flood
Amenaza: 
Mass Movement

UN-SPIDER co-organizes training on space technologies for floods

From 22 to 26 July 2013, UN-SPIDER jointly with CSSTEAP (Centre for Space Science Technology Education for Asia and the Pacific), IWMI (International Water Management Institute) and UNESCAP organiz

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Mon, 29/07/2013 - 08:11
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Boletín 2/13 de ONU-SPIDER: Obervación de la Tierra para Respuesta en caso de Desastres

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Wed, 05/06/2013

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Bangladesh: Capacity Building on Space Technologies for Floods

Bangladesh: Capacity Building on Space Technologies

UN-SPIDER organised a a Capacity Building Programme in Bangladesh from 12 to 16 May 2013 on topic “Space Technology for Flood Hazard Mapping, Flood Forecast and Rapid Mapping in Bangladesh&rd

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Wed, 22/05/2013 - 10:05
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Visualising disaster with Team Thailand

Poramate Minsiri, an internet pioneer in applying technology to disaster relief, is setting up interactive maps for monitoring natural disasters.

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Thu, 01/12/2011 - 14:56
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UK space radar project initiated

The UK government is to kick-start an innovative project to fly radar satellites around the Earth, with an initial investment of £21m.

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Tue, 29/11/2011 - 17:25
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UN-SPIDER Newsletter June 2008

Fecha de emisión: 
Tue, 24/06/2008

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