UN-SPIDER aims to bridge the gap between the various communities involved in using space-based information for disaster risk management and emergency response, for example satellite technology provider, experts in remote sensing, satellite navigation and satellite communication experts, disaster risk specialists, policy makers, disaster responders, academia, etc. In doing so, UN-SPIDER regularly compiles and makes available news and events from the different communities.
Current and upcoming events
|Title||Date||Venue City||Venue Country|
|Pacific Islands GIS/RS User Conference 2016||28 November 2016 to 1 December 2016||Suva||Fiji|
|22nd Conference of the Parties to the UNFCCC (COP 22)||7 November 2016 to 18 November 2016||Marrakesh||Morocco|
|11th AARSE International Conference||24 October 2016 to 28 October 2016||Kampala||Uganda|
|3rd European Conference on Flood Risk Management||16 October 2016 to 21 October 2016||Lyon||France|
|12th International Training Course on GIS for Disaster Risk Management||10 October 2016 to 21 October 2016||Bangkok||Thailand|