emergency management

NASA’s microsatellites to improve hurricane prediction

Monitoring Hurricane Matthew. Image: NASA

Satellites improvements are an important contribution to the monitoring and forecasting of future storms. NASA is managing a new group of eight economical microsatellite observatories, called the Cyclone Global Navigation Satellite System (CYGNSS) that will be orbiting the Earth at low level. Each observatory will be evenly placed around the world.

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Copernicus Emergency Management Service activated for forest fires in Spain

Grading map to monitor fires in the South of Spain (Image: Copernicus)

The Copernicus Emergency Management Service was activated by the Spanish Civil Protection Authorities on July 9 after two different fires strongly affected the South of Spain since the beginning of July.

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Post-Disaster Communications Provided by High-Altitude Balloon

Emergency Management

Mobile 4G LTE provider Oceus Networks has come up with a technology that will enable broadband and communications services between first responders within 72 hours of an

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TIEMS Week 2013 with TIEMS Annual Conference 2013

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The main topic is "Robotics in Emergency and Disaster Management"

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01/10/2013 to 04/10/2013

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French Fire Brigade new Training Academy

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The International Emergency Management Society (TIEMS)

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New York Emergency Management Summit 2013

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Join top leaders from NYC and the State of New York at this year’s Emergency Management Summit!

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01/05/2013

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New York

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Hilton New York

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Emergency Management

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TIEMS Oslo Conference 2012 : Space Weather and Challenges for Modern Society

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TIEMS is an International Expert Network of  Users, Planners, Researchers, Industry, Managers,

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22/10/2012 to 24/10/2012

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Grand Hotel

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Oslo

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The International Emergency Management Society (TIEMS)

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Jamaican Office for Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Management (ODPEM)

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Crowdsourcing community responds to Philippine floods

Google's Crisis Response Team launched a resource page for the

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Fri, 10/08/2012 - 08:58

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Galileo Will Be Used for Emergency Management

With the first two Galileo In-Orbit Verification (IOV) satellites already in orbit, the European Space Agency (ESA) is currently pondering whether or not the spacecraft could also be used to manage distress calls and other types of

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Thu, 08/03/2012 - 11:56
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Armenia

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Head of Information and Public Relations Department
Mr. Nikolay Grigoryan

Ministry of Emergency Situations of Armenia
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109/8 A. Mikoyan Street, Davidashen 4, Yerevan, Armenia

nik [at] emergency.am

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