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UN-SPIDER Conference on Risk Assessment in Beijing open for applications

The United Nations International Conference on Space-based Technologies for Disaster Management "Risk Assessment in the Context of Global Climate Change" taking place on 7-9 November 2012

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Conference announcement: Risk Assessment in the Context of Global Climate Change

Jointly with the Ministry of Civil Affairs of the People’s Republic of China, UN-SPIDER is organising the international conference "Risk Assessment in the Context of Global Climate Chang

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Mon, 23/07/2012 - 09:50

"Risk Assessment in the Context of Global Climate Change" - United Nations International Conference on Space-based Technologies for Disaster Management

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Beijing
Basic Information
Date: 
07/11/2012 - 09/11/2012
Venue: 
Zhongmin Plaza, 7, Baiguang Road, Xicheng District, Beijing 100053
Event Organisers: 

United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA) and the Ministry of Civil Affairs of the People's Republic of China

Language of event: 
English

Introduction/background

 

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International Symposium on Earth Observation for Arid and Semi-Arid Environments (ISEO 2012)

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Fri, 10/08/2012
Venue City: 
Kashgar
Basic Information
Date: 
18/09/2012 - 21/09/2012
Venue: 
Center for Earth Observation and Digital Earth
Event Organisers: 

Kashi Branch of CEODE, CAS
Chinese National Committee, ISDE

Co-organisers: 

National Natural Science Foundation of China
National Remote Sensing Center of China
Bureau of International Cooperation, CAS

Language of event: 
English

In the last few decades, Earth observation has become an essential tool to deal with global challenges, such as poverty reduction, ecological protection, natural resources management, biodiversity,

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UN-SPIDER June 2012 Updates

Issue Date: 
Fri, 29/06/2012

In this issue:

UN-SPIDER at a glance

UN-SPIDER supports International Workshop on Drought

The workshop “Drought Monitoring, Assessing and Planning under Global Climate Change”, held from 4 to 5 June 2012, was hosted by Beijing Normal University in collaboration with the Nati

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Wed, 27/06/2012 - 10:12
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China: Donation of BeiDou/COMPASS model

On the sidelines of the 55th session of the Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space (COPUOS), the Chinese BeiDou/COMPASS satellite model was inaugurated on 8 June 2012 in Vienna, Austria.

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Tue, 12/06/2012 - 15:14

International Charter activated for floods in China

The International Charter Space and Major Disasters was activated on 12 May 2012 by the China National Committee for Disaster Reduction for major floods in Gansu Province.

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Tue, 15/05/2012 - 07:58
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International Workshop on Drought Monitoring, Assessing and Planning under Global Climate Change

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Sun, 03/06/2012
Venue City: 
Beijing
Basic Information
Date: 
04/06/2012 - 05/06/2012
Venue: 
Beijing Normal University
Event Organisers: 

Beijing Normal University

Co-organisers: 

UN-SPIDER, U.S. National Drought Mitigation Center (NDMC), International Center for Drought Risk Reduction (ICDRR) and University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Language of event: 
English

UN-SPIDER is one of the sponsor of the "International Workshop on Drought Monitoring, Assessing and Planning under Global Climate Change" which will be held in June 3-5, 2012 in Beijing,

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China

Ministry of Civil Affairs, National Disaster Reduction Center of China(NDRCC)

Contact Person

Dr. Li Suju

 

Deputy Director

 

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