On the occasion of the annual Geo for Good User Summit, held on 23 October 2014, the satellite imagery company Skybox Imaging declared the launch of the Skybox for Good programme.
The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) launched a call for public comments on the charter for the new OGC Standards Working Group on time series observations data (TimeSeriesML 1.0).
The 2014 World Risk Report (WRR 2014) recently published by the United Nations University EHS Institute and the
On 16 October, Luc St-Pierre, Coordinator of UN-SPIDER, presented via teleconference the 2014 report of activities of UNOOSA in support to the
UNOOSA/UN-SPIDER and many partners from the Space, the Earth observations and the Civil Protection communities, and from the regional and international organizations have been working together sinc
On 13 October 2014, the United Nations is observing the International Day for Disaster Reduction (IDDR).
The upcoming Third World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction (WCDRR) in Sendai, Japan, in March 2015 is expected to bring together more than 6,000 stakeholders
Since 22 September 2014, the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) and the European Commission have been publishing daily stories of resilient people around the gl
The United States has announced that it will make high-resolution topographic data available globally in 2015.
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