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UN-SPIDER participates in Group on Earth Observations Plenary held in Geneva

Members of the multinational Group on Earth Observations (GEO) met in Geneva, Switzerland on 13 and 14 November 2014 for their eleventh plenary meeting. The session was chaired by South Africa.

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mar, 25/11/2014 - 09:27
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GEO Appathon 2014 winners announced

Group on Earth Observations Summit in Geneva

During the Eleventh Plenary Session of the Group on Earth Observations (GEO), held last week in Geneva, the winners of the GEO Appathon 2014 were announced.

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vie, 21/11/2014 - 14:46
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46.1984
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The Group on Earth Observations and the System of Systems in Asia; the Next 10 years

Hora y duración
Ciudad: 
Tokyo
Información básica
Fecha: 
01/12/2014
Lugar: 
Akiharaba Convention Hall (5th Floor), Tokyo, Room 5C-2
País: 
Japan
Organizadores del evento: 

Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC)

Co-organizadores: 

Group on Earth Observations (GEO)

Idioma del evento: 
English

OGC and GEO announce joint session on GEOSS in Asia: The Next 10 years November 13, 2014 - Join the Group on Earth Observations (GEO), the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) and invited speakers at a

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GEO-XI Plenary

Información básica
Fecha: 
11/11/2014 - 14/11/2014
Lugar: 
Friendship Stadium of Libreville
País: 
Gabon
Organizadores del evento: 

Gabonese Agency for Studies and Observation from Space, AGEOS

Idioma del evento: 
English

GEO (Group on Earth Observations) is an international effort to link Earth Observation systems and make them accessible. In its 11th plenary, its members will convene to discuss current issues.

Call for Experts: Gabon Technical Advisory Mission

Gabon captured by ESA's Envisat radar sensor in 2005

At the invitation of the Government of Gabon, and in connection with the upcoming GEO-XI Plenary in Gabon, UNOOSA (through

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jue, 31/07/2014 - 16:29
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9.4544

First Preparatory Committee meeting for WCDRR concluded

Member States delegations convened in Geneva

On 14 and 15 July 2014, Member States and major groups convened in Geneva, Switzerland for the First Session of the Preparatory Committee of Third United Nations Wor

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jue, 17/07/2014 - 10:03
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46.2266
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6.14048

GEO Announces GEO Appathon 2014 Competition

Our Earth from Space

On 9 May 2014 the Group on Earth Observations (GEO) announced the launch of GEO Appathon 2014.

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jue, 15/05/2014 - 11:06
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46.1984
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6.1423

Natural Disaster Mitigation and Earth Observations: a GEOSS perspective

Hora y duración
Fecha límite de inscripción: 
mié, 08/01/2014
Ciudad: 
Geneva
Información básica
Fecha: 
13/01/2014
Lugar: 
Centre International de Conferences
País: 
Switzerland
Organizadores del evento: 

Secure World Foundation and GEO Secretariat

Idioma del evento: 
English

Earth Observation and information system had advanced considerably in the last decades. They proved to be of great value for first responders and risk managers in disaster areas.

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Official launch of AfriGEOSS at AfricaGIS2013/GSDI14

During the AfricaGIS2013/GSDI14, held this week in Addis Abeba, AfriGEOSS was launched on 5 November 2013.

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mié, 06/11/2013 - 09:59
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9.02274
longitude: 
38.7468

USA: New strategy for civil earth observation

Nighttime photograph of the eastern coast of the United States seen from ISS.

On 19 April 2013, the US government's National Science and Technology Council released a National Strategy for Civil Earth Observations—a framework for increasing the efficiency and effective

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lun, 22/04/2013 - 09:31
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