A massive cyclone with wind velocity 62 m/sec accompanied by a storm surge 6-9 m in height struck Bangladesh in 1970, killing an estimated 500,000 people.
Bangladeshi Comprehensive Disaster Management Programme The Comprehensive Disaster Management Programme is a project led by the Ministry of Food and Disaster Management of Bangladesh.
The Department of Relief and Rehabilitation is a department within the Ministry of Food and Disaster Management (MoFDM) of Bangladesh.
DMB is a small dynamic professional unit at national level in Bangladesh to perform specialist support functions working under the authority of high–level Inter-Ministerial Disaster Managemen
MapAction, CrisisMappers and GISCorps are teaming up with the United Nations to provide a better linkage between formal humanitarian organisations and the online technology communities
Leaders of the global science community have issued joint statements to the world leaders meeting at the 38th G-8 Summit that started today.
Delft University of Technology, Eindhoven University of Technology, University of Twente
From the 13th to the 15th of December 2012, the Public Safety Districts of the Netherlands will host the annual Gi4DM Conference that will gather a worldwide group of researchers and expert
City of Bonn, World Mayors Council on Climate Change
While cities make efforts to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions and increase urban energy-efficiency, they are at the same time vulnerable.
The Public Library on Science (PLoS), a non-profit US-publisher, announced the launch of a new flexible publishing channel.
Waterloo Institute Disaster Management, Dewey College
International Association for Geoinformation and Communication Technology
The Waterloo Institute Disaster Management and Dewey College are organizing a two days conference jointly with Association of Geo-information and Communication Technology (AGeoICT).
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