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How low-cost satellites could benefit emergency response

The satellites ould help identify which roads have collapsed after an earthquake

In September 2013, the private company Skybox Imaging will launch the first of 24 low-cost satellites into space with the potential of enabling first responders to see hourly snapshots of disaster-

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GIS for the United Nations, from humanitarian aid to development planning

Hora y duración
Ciudad: 
Geneva
Información básica
Fecha: 
03/04/2012 - 05/04/2012
Lugar: 
World Meteorological Organization
País: 
Switzerland
Organizadores del evento: 

UN Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) and ESRI

Idioma del evento: 
English

“GIS for the United Nations, from humanitarian aid to development planning” will be held in Geneva at the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) April 3 & 4, and completed April 5 by a developers wor

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Joint Research Centre (JRC)

The Joint Research Centre (JRC) is a research based policy support organisation and an integral part of the European Commission.