Emergency Support

UN-SPIDER facilitates fast and efficient access to space-based information for countries as well as international and regional organizations. This includes all types of information provided by Earth observation satellites, communication satellites and global navigation satellite systems. On the emergency support pages below, UN-SPIDER compiles links and information on satellite-based sources for selected major disasters

Disasters covered by emergency support

Type Event Country/Region Date
Epidemic in Uganda Uganda 20/10/2010
Flood Floods in The Philippines 03/11/2010
Earthquake Earthquake in Serbia Serbia 03/11/2010
Severe Storm Tropical Cyclone in Barbados Barbados 03/11/2010
Severe Storm Tropical Cyclone in St Lucia 03/11/2010
Severe Storm Tropical Cyclone in St Vincent & The Grenadines 03/11/2010
Flood Flood in Senegal Senegal 17/10/2010
Severe Storm Tropical Cyclone in Haiti Haiti 31/10/2010
Flood Flood in Togo Togo 17/10/2010
Flood Flash Floods in Thailand Thailand 10/10/2010
Volcanic Eruption Volcano in Indonesia Indonesia 26/10/2010
Cholera in Haiti Haiti 22/10/2010
Tsunami Earthquake in Indonesia Indonesia 25/10/2010
Flood Floods in Japan Japan 20/10/2010
Mass Movement Tropical Cyclone in Taiwan 23/10/2010
Severe Storm Tropical Cyclone in Myanmar Myanmar 22/10/2010
Mass Movement Mudslide in Peru Peru 20/10/2010
Flood Flood in Russia 16/10/2010
Flood Flash Flood in Cambodia Cambodia 15/10/2010
Flood Flash Flood in Thailand Thailand 19/10/2010