On 12 to 16 November 2012, UNOOSA organized the Workshop "Space Technology Applications for Socio-Economic Benefits" in Santiago de Chile, Chile.
In the central Andes mountains, satellites have detected ground deformation under way above a major subterranean magma body.
Mr. Felipe PLAZA
The Chilean Space Agency belongs to the Chilean Ministry of National Defence.
The Chilean National Office for Emergency is part of the Ministry of Interior and Public Security. It is in charge of coordinating the National Civil Protection System.
The SNIT is part of the Chilean Ministry of National Assets.
The Ministry of National Assets is in charge of recognizing, managing and administrating the fiscal patrimony of all Chileans, maintaining the cadastre of the state property to date.
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The eruption at Chile’s Puyehue-Cordón Caulle Volcanic Complex sent clouds of ash high into the atmosphere, above the weather that usually breaks up such plumes.
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