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National Workshop on the use of space-based information for disaster risk reduction and emergency response in the Dominican Republic; Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

The National Emergency Commission of the Dominican Republic and UN-SPIDER organized an inter-institutional workshop on 8-10 November 2011 in the facilities of the Commission to elaborate the operat

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Wed, 21/12/2011 - 15:56
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18.5
longitude: 
-69.9833

2nd UN-SPIDER International Expert Meeting: Crowdsource Mapping for Preparedness and Emergency Response; Geneva, Switzerland; 16 Nov 2011

UN-SPIDER organized this Expert Meeting with the support and cooperation of the Government of Austria (through the Federal Ministry for Transport, Innovation and Technology of Austria) and the Secu

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Wed, 21/12/2011 - 15:40
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48.2082
longitude: 
16.3738

ESA Seeks To Speed Up Emergency Response

Prospective users of European space systems for civil security and defense purposes have said their top priorities are quicker response to emergencies and more assets under European, as opposed to

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Mon, 29/03/2010 - 17:09
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48.8481
longitude: 
2.30454

Haiti Leaders, Boston University Team Share Long-Term Goals

Haitian President René Préval met Friday (January 22, 2010) with a team of faculty, graduate students, and graduates from Boston University, who used maps and satellite photos depicti

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Wed, 27/01/2010 - 10:37
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18.457
longitude: 
-72.7214