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New app connects local disaster response resources with open data

DAAD Application allows to share resources and request assistance.

The US company Appallicious released on 29 July 2014 the Disaster Assessment and Assistance Dashboard (DAAD), a new cloud-based app that can organize

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Publishing Date: 
Thu, 31/07/2014 - 11:47
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38.8859
longitude: 
-77.0188

USGS announces forthcoming 3D Elevation Programme

High-resolution lidar image of Mount St. Helens, Washington

A new 3D Elevation Programme (3DEP), is the outcome of a partnership between USGS and other federal, state, local

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Publishing Date: 
Thu, 24/07/2014 - 10:52
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40.5591
longitude: 
-105.083

Training: Disaster Management

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Nairobi
Basic Information
Date: 
01/05/2013
Venue: 
International Center for Emergency Preparedness Training (INTERCEPT)
Venue Country: 
Kenya
Event Organisers: 

International Center for Emergency Preparedness Training (INTERCEPT)

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Academic Training Opportunity
Is a certificate Issued?: 
No certificate issued or not known
Training Requirements: 

Participants have to be graduates in any discipline

Training Tuition: 
1,650.00 USD

Overview

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-1.29207
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36.8219

Early Warning: European Environment Agency publishes lessons learned

New technologies have sometimes had very harmful effects, but in many cases the early warning signs have been suppressed or ignored.

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Publishing Date: 
Thu, 24/01/2013 - 14:02
latitude: 
55.6812
longitude: 
12.5866

ISSDA International Seminar on Natural Disasters and Sustainable Development

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Fri, 15/02/2013
Venue City: 
Göttingen
Basic Information
Date: 
17/04/2013 - 19/04/2013
Venue: 
Hotel Astoria
Venue Country: 
Germany
Event Organisers: 

The International Society for Sustainable Development and Agriculture
(ISSDA)

Language of event: 
English

The International Society for Sustainable Development and Agriculture
(ISSDA) would like to invite you to participate in the International

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51.5546
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9.93015

Brazil wants Japanese assistance in disaster prevention

Brazil urged Japan to collaborate in the field of disaster prevention using satellite technology.

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Publishing Date: 
Mon, 06/02/2012 - 12:12
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-14.235
longitude: 
-51.9253

Ziyuan III satellite sends back images

The Ziyuan III satellite has sent back its first set of visual data days after the orbiter was successfully launched on January 9 to produce high-resolution imagery for civilian use.

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Publishing Date: 
Tue, 17/01/2012 - 16:00
latitude: 
39.9042
longitude: 
116.407

Using NASA Earth Observations to Evaluate the Relationship Between Land Use/Land Cover and Tornadogenesis in Alabama

The April 27, 2011, tornado outbreak was the second-deadliest in U.S. history, and the deadliest since the Doppler Radar system has been used to warn communities.

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Publishing Date: 
Thu, 10/11/2011 - 09:07
latitude: 
32.3182
longitude: 
-86.9023

Delivering as One in Space-related Activities: United Nations Inter-Agency Meeting Concludes its 28th Session in Geneva

Issue Date: 
Fri, 18/01/2008

United Nations Inter-Agency Meeting Concludes its 28th Session in Geneva