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ICIMOD receives GIS Award at Esri International User Conference

Image from the SERVIR-Himalaya node at ICIMOD in Nepal.

On 16 July 2014, UN-SPIDER's Regional Support Office in Nepal, ICIMOD, received a "Special Achievement in GIS (SAG) Award" at the ESRI International User Conference (Esri UC) in San D

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Thu, 24/07/2014 - 10:07
latitude: 
27.7
longitude: 
85.3333

Joint UN-SPIDER/ICIMOD International Training Programme on Multi-level Risk Profiling

Participants of the training programme multi-level risk profiling
UN-SPIDER's expert, Mr Shirish Ravan, holding a lecture

From 9 to 13 June 2014, UN-SPIDER is conducting an international training programme on multi-level risk profiling jointly with its Regional Support Office ICIMOD.

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Mon, 09/06/2014 - 13:48
latitude: 
27.7
longitude: 
85.3333

ICIMOD: Glacier Status Change over 30 years based on Landsat Data

Glacier loss over the last 30 years

UN-SPIDER’s Regional Support Office in Nepal, ICIMOD (International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development), released a publication that provides a comprehensive analysis of the status of

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Fri, 23/05/2014 - 08:46
latitude: 
30.6328
longitude: 
79.8159

ICIMOD and China strengthen ties

Signing a Memorandum of Understanding between CAST and ICIMOD

UN-SPIDER's Regional Support Office in Nepal, the International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD), and the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) are strengthening their collaboration.

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Mon, 28/04/2014 - 17:06
latitude: 
27.7
longitude: 
85.3333

ICIMOD holds 44th Board Meeting

ICIMOD became a UN-SPIDER Regional Support Office in February 2013.

Representatives from regional member countries, Independent Board Members, and representatives from ICIMOD donor organizations came together for the 44th ICIMOD Board meeting from 28 to 30 November

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Thu, 19/12/2013 - 14:58
latitude: 
27.7
longitude: 
85.3333

Nepal and India: Impacts of the 2013 Monsoon Floods

Cumulative 3 day TRMM satellite rainfall estimate

UN-SPIDER's Regional Support Office in Nepal, ICIMOD, published an overview of the events following the heavy monsoon rains this past month in Nepal and India causing heavy flooding.

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Thu, 27/06/2013 - 08:21
latitude: 
27.3523
longitude: 
82.3535

Nepal: Remote Sensing Forest Fire Detection

NASA's Aqua satellite captured an image of smoke and fires (2012)

In early April 2013, an operational remote sensing forest fire detection and monitoring system for Nepal was officially launched in Kathmandu, Nepal, as the Himalayan reported.

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Publishing Date: 
Wed, 15/05/2013 - 16:15
latitude: 
27.7
longitude: 
85.3333

UN-SPIDER welcomes two new Regional Support Offices

Signing ceremony between UNOOSA and ICIMOD on 12 February 2013.

On the sidelines of the fiftieth session of the Scientific and Technical Subcommittee of the Committee of the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space, which took place in Vienna, Austria from 11 - 22 February

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Mon, 25/02/2013 - 10:27
latitude: 
48.2348
longitude: 
16.4169

Google helps track Nepal typhoid

KATHMANDU — Scientists announced on Monday they had combined cutting-edge gene sequencing technology with Google Earth to accurately map the spread of typhoid in Kathmandu for the first tim

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Publishing Date: 
Tue, 18/10/2011 - 12:09
latitude: 
27.7029
longitude: 
85.3182

Epidemic in Nepal

A total of 17 diarrhoea-related deaths were reported by district public health offices (DPHOs) in Jajarkot, Bajura, Baitadi, Dadeldhura and Dailekh, with reports from the government, media and the

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Name: 
Epidemic in Nepal
Region: 
Nepal
Occurance Date: 
10/11/2010
latitude: 
28.8652
longitude: 
82.1714