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Bolivia: International Charter activated for rainfall, floods, and landslides

satellite image of floods in Bolivia

The International Charter: Space and Major Disasters was activated yesterday, on request of UNITAR/UNOSAT on behalf of UNOCHA, due to heavy rainfall, floods, and landslides in the departments of La

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Publishing Date: 
Thu, 13/02/2014 - 10:17
latitude: 
-16.2902
longitude: 
-63.5887

Bolivia celebrates Launch of first Satellite

La Paz, Bolivia seen from Space

On 20 December 2013, Bolivia watched its first telecommunications satellite head into space.

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Publishing Date: 
Mon, 23/12/2013 - 10:52
latitude: 
13.7279
longitude: 
100.524

Bolivian communications satellite to be launched in December

The total cost for the project will be of USD 300 million

The director of the Bolivian Space Agency, Ivan Zambrana, has confirmed that the Chinese-funded communications satellite Tupac Katari will be launched into space on 20 December 2013.

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Wed, 14/08/2013 - 09:56
latitude: 
-16.2902
longitude: 
-63.5887

ESA Satellites show rising ground in Andes

In the central Andes mountains, satellites have detected ground deformation under way above a major subterranean magma body.

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Tue, 16/10/2012 - 08:06

Fires in Bolivia

Fires burned throughout Bolivia in early September 2011.

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Publishing Date: 
Thu, 08/09/2011 - 13:54
latitude: 
-16.2902
longitude: 
-63.5886

Violent Winds in Bolivia

In Pando Department, 43 families were affected by violent winds that damaged their homes.

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Name: 
Violent Winds in Bolivia
Region: 
Bolivia
Occurance Date: 
21/09/2010
latitude: 
-10.7989
longitude: 
-66.9988

SPACEAID - AVAILABLE SPACE-BASED INFORMATION FOR: BOLIVIA - FLOODS - 26/1/2010


UN-SPIDER
SpaceAid - Available Space-based Information for:
Bolivia - Flash Floods - 26/01/2010

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SpaceAid - Available Space-based Information for: Bolivia - Floods - 29/01/2010

UN-SPIDER
SpaceAid - Available Space-based Information for:
Bolivia - Flash Floods - 29/01/2010

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Flood in Bolivia

Severe floods were reported over Cochabamba, Potosi, Santa Cruz, Chuquisaca, La Paz, Oruro and Tarija . At least 9,000 families have been evacuated from their homes. 

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Name: 
Flood in Bolivia
Region: 
Bolivia
Occurance Date: 
26/01/2010

Flood in Bolivia

Heavy rains reported nationwide and attributed to the El Ni?o phenomenon has caused major floods in 6 departments: Cochabamba, Chuquisaca, Tarija, La Paz, Pando and Beni.

Disaster Information
Name: 
Floods
Region: 
Bolivia
Occurance Date: 
08/01/2010