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China offers satellite data to Belt and Road countries to tackle disasters

FY-4A satellite capturing the weather over South-east Asia.  Source: National Satellite Meteorological Center
China has established an emergency mechanism using its meteorological satellites to help countries involved in the Belt and Road Initiative to combat extreme weather and disasters, the China Meteorological Administration (CMA) announced on 2 May.
 
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Monitoring Tropical Storms for Emergency Preparedness

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Tropical storms have major impacts, including loss of life and destruction of property. In 2017 alone, the United States experienced three tropical storms with more than $1 billion in losses. Open source satellite

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03/05/2018 to 10/05/2018

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Thu, 03/05/2018

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National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)

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2nd Mapping Water Bodies from Space Conference

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In the frame of the EO Science for Society Programme Element, the European Space Agency is organising the 2nd Mapping Water Bodies from Space Conference.

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27/03/2018 to 28/03/2018

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Tue, 20/03/2018

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ESA-ESRIN

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Frascati

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  • Italy

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European Space Agency (ESA)

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Copernicus Training and Information Session

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The Copernicus Training and Information Session will be held on 27 March 2018, in Paphos, Cyprus. This is the 13th Copernicus Training and Information Session in a series of national Copernicus events. The European Commission is organising these sessions at the request of, and in collaboration with Member States.

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27/03/2018

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Tue, 20/03/2018

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Paphos

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  • Cyprus

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New projects in Malaysia, Ethiopia and Kenya focus on use of satellite data to respond to environmental disasters

Through the use of satellite data, two projects in Malaysia, Ethiopia and Kenya aim to generate new information for key decision makers. The objective of the projects is to intervene as early as possible to protect people and the environment.

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Remote Sensing for Humanitarian Programs Workshop

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Harvard University organizes a workshop called

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26/06/2017 to 30/06/2017

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Mon, 19/06/2017

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Harvard University

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Cambridge

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  • United States of America

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Harvard University, Harvard Humanitarian Initiative

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The Natural Hazards Journal's new issue focuses on multi-scale mapping and exposure information

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The Natural Hazards journal of the International Society for the
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Scientist-volunteers map landslides from Nepal earthquakes

Volunteers are mapping earthquake-inducted landslides in Nepal (Image: NASA)

A team of international volunteers is combing through satellite imagery of the earthquake-affected areas in Nepal to identify additional hazards like earthquake-induced landslides. “Landslides are a common secondary

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New satellite-based sensors deliver unprecedented weather forecasts

Pyxis provide precise weather forecasts (Image: US NOAA)

The satellite developer PlanetiQ introduced its new GPS technology called Pyxis which will make predictions better than before. The satellite-based weather instrument includes sensors that are designed to penetrate storm clouds and generate data that will significantly improve weather forecasting.

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Fri, 05/06/2015 - 10:46

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ESA Living Planet Symposium 2016

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The 2016 European Space Agency Living Planet Symposium follows the previous successful symposia held in Edinburgh (2013), Bergen (2010), Montreux (2007) and Salzburg (2004).

A first announcement has been released, with a deadline for abstract submission on 16 October 2015. All received abstracts will be reviewed by a Scientific Committee, notification of acceptance will be provided in early February 2016. Registration to attend the event will be opened in February 2016, after the publication of the preliminary programme.

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09/05/2016 to 13/05/2016

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Mon, 01/02/2016

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Prague

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  • Czech Republic

Event Organisers: 

European Space Agency (ESA)

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