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Bangladeshi Department of Relief and Rehabilitation

The Department of Relief and Rehabilitation is a department within the Ministry of Food and Disaster Management (MoFDM) of Bangladesh.

Bangladeshi Disaster Management Bureau (DMB)

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

"Digital Humanitarian Network" established by crowdsource community

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

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Publishing Date: 
Mon, 02/07/2012 - 09:15

G-Science statement calls to minimize effects of disasters

Leaders of the global science community have issued joint statements to the world leaders meeting at the 38th G-8 Summit that started today.

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Publishing Date: 
Fri, 18/05/2012 - 08:45

8th International Conference on Geo-information for Disaster Management

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Tue, 31/07/2012
Venue City: 
Enschede
Basic Information
Date: 
13/12/2012 - 15/12/2012
Venue Country: 
The Netherlands
Event Organisers: 

Delft University of Technology, Eindhoven University of Technology, University of Twente

Language of event: 
English

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

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3rd Global Forum on Urban Resilience & Adaptation

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Bonn
Basic Information
Date: 
12/05/2012 - 15/05/2012
Venue: 
Gustav-Stresemann-Institut
Venue Country: 
Germany
Event Organisers: 

 ICLEI

Co-organisers: 

 City of Bonn, World Mayors Council on Climate Change

Language of event: 
English

While cities make efforts to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions and increase urban energy-efficiency, they are at the same time vulnerable.

PLoS Currents: New flexible publishing channel on disasters launched

The Public Library on Science (PLoS), a non-profit US-publisher, announced the launch of a new flexible publishing channel.

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Publishing Date: 
Fri, 30/03/2012 - 08:12

International Conference on Geoinformation and Communication 4 Disaster Management (GeoICT4DM)

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Mon, 10/09/2012
Venue City: 
Mississauga
Basic Information
Date: 
10/10/2012 - 11/10/2012
Venue Country: 
Canada
Event Organisers: 

Waterloo Institute Disaster Management, Dewey College

Co-organisers: 

International Association for Geoinformation and Communication Technology

Language of event: 
English

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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GMES: e-GEOS wins contracts from the European Commission to provide satellite data and maps for emergency management

e-GEOS has won two tenders launched by the European Commission worth a total of EUR 9.6 million, as part of the GMES (Global Monitoring for Environment and Security) programme.

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Publishing Date: 
Wed, 29/02/2012 - 15:30
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Disaster Management Guidelines for Information and Communication System released

National Disaster Management Guidelines for Information and Communication System (NDMICS) prepared by National Disaster Management authority (NDMA) were released in New Delhi today.

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Publishing Date: 
Tue, 21/02/2012 - 16:34
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