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United Nations/India Workshop on the Use of Earth Observation Data in Disaster Management and Risk Reduction: Sharing the Asian Experience

The United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA), through its Programme on Space Applications and the UN-SPIDER platform, and the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) are jointly organising this workshop in order to share experiences from Asia and other parts of the World in using

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United Nations/India Workshop on the Use of Earth Observation Data in Disaster Management and Risk Reduction: Sharing the Asian Experience

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The United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA), through its Programme on Space Applications and the UN-SPIDER platform, and the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) are jointly organising this workshop in order to share experiences from Asia and other parts of the World in using

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08/03/2016 to 11/03/2016

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Mon, 11/01/2016

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Hyderabad

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  • India

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The United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA), through its Programme on Space Applications and the UN-SPIDER platform, and the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), are jointly organising this workshop.

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Safe Cities Asia 2015

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Safe Cities Asia 2015 is the region’s largest and most comprehensive smart resilience conference, bringing together 350 senior professionals.

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12/05/2015 to 14/05/2015

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Singapur

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Suntec International Conference and Exhibition Centre

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  • Malaysia

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WBR

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UN-SPIDER activities in Asia in 2015

Southeast Asia seen from Space

UN-SPIDER, through its UN-SPIDER Beijing office, is planning several activities in Asia in 2015. Experts who might be interested in participating or contributing to these activities are kindly asked to save the dates.

More information and specific calls for participation on the individual activities will be published a few months before each event.

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Fri, 30/01/2015 - 08:08

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ESCAP: Building Disaster Resilience in Asia and the Pacific with Space Applications

Floods in China in 2013 captured by the Indian Radarsat satellite
Technical advisory service provided to the National Remote Sensing Center of Mongolia in 2013

The Asia-Pacific region is the most disaster-prone region of the world.

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The Group on Earth Observations and the System of Systems in Asia; the Next 10 years

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OGC and GEO announce joint session on GEOSS in Asia: The Next 10 years November 13, 2014 - Join the Group on Earth Observations (GEO), the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) and invited speakers at a special joint session scheduled for December 1st, 1100-1800 (JST), in Tokyo, Japan.

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01/12/2014

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Akiharaba Convention Hall (5th Floor), Tokyo, Room 5C-2

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Tokyo

Venue Country: 

  • Japan

Event Organisers: 

Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC)

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Group on Earth Observations (GEO)

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Mongolia Research Center for Astronomy and Geophysics (RCAG)

RCAG is an academic institute focusing on Earthquake

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Mongolia Information and Early Warning Center of Ulaanbaatar (IEWCU)

IEWCU was established in 2010 to manage emergency calls for the whole UB city including emergency (call 101-105), ambulance (call 103) and police (call 102). The emergency services focus mainly on fire hazards and other operations for saving lives.

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Mongolia National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA)

Based on the Parliament law of Mongolia on

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48

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Disaster statistics: 22 million people displaced in 2013

The report states that almost 22 million people were displaced by disasters in 2013.

According to a report from the International Displacement Monitoring Centre (IDMC) of the Norwegian Refugee Council, almost 22 million people were forced to flee their homes due to disasters triggered by natural hazards in 2013. These numbers could increase as urban populations grow, the report says.

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Thu, 18/09/2014 - 08:10

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