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UN-SPIDER Updates October 2012

Issue Date: 
Fri, 02/11/2012

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UN-SPIDER at a glance

UN-SPIDER Updates September 2012

Issue Date: 
Thu, 04/10/2012

In this issue:

UN-SPIDER at a glance

China launched two Beidou satellites

China launched two more satellites for its Beidou (Compass) global navigation and positioning network on Wednesday, 19 September 2012.

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Mon, 24/09/2012 - 08:46

China SatNav Conference calls for papers

The fourth China Satellite Navigation Conference (CSNC 2013) has launched a call for papers to be presented at the conference taking place on May 15–17, 2013 in Wuhan, China.

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Fri, 14/09/2012 - 08:00

UN-SPIDER partners support coordination for earthquake in China

Multiple earthquakes, with the strongest two measuring 5.7 and 5.6 on the Richter scale, struck the mountainous rural regions of Yunnan and Guizhou, in the Yiliang and Weining counties in southwest

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Mon, 10/09/2012 - 11:08

EUMETSAT and China State Oceanic Administration sign cooperation agreement

The European Organisation for the Exploitation of Meteorological Satellites (EUMETSAT) and China State Oceanic Administration’s (SOA’s) National Satellite Ocean Application Service (NSO

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Wed, 05/09/2012 - 11:45

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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Publishing Date: 
Thu, 30/08/2012 - 15:07
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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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Publishing Date: 
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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