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Bangladeshi Comprehensive Disaster Management Programme

Bangladeshi Comprehensive Disaster Management Programme The Comprehensive Disaster Management Programme is a project led by the Ministry of Food and Disaster Management of Bangladesh.

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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