disaster risk management

Local knowledge as a key element of disaster risk management and the management of floods

Investments in risk reduction can reduce the risk of flash floods (Image: USGS).

On October 07, the head of the UN Office for

English

Publishing Date: 

Mon, 12/10/2015 - 13:03

Country/Region: 

latitude: 

46

longitude: 

6
Mon, 10/12/2015

UN-SPIDER news: 

0

3rd International Training Workshop on Space Technology for Disaster Mitigation

This is event is available for participation on an ongoing basis
Undefined

In response to the needs of developing countries in

latitude: 

18

longitude: 

110

Training Target Audience: 

Is a certificate Issued?: 

0

Training Requirements: 

Tuition Remarks: 

Additional Information: 

Date: 

23/11/2015 to 04/12/2015

Registration Deadline: 

Fri, 28/08/2015

Venue: 

Venue City: 

Sanya

Venue Country: 

  • China

Event Organisers: 

CAS-TWAS Centre of Excellence on Space Technology for Disaster Mitigation

Co-organisers: 

Institute of Remote Sensing and Digital Earth, Chinese Academy of Sciences IRDR Chinese National Committee

Language of event: 

1

2015 High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development

This is event is available for participation on an ongoing basis
Undefined

The theme adopted for the 2015 High-level Political Forum is: Strengthening integration, implementation and review - the HLPF after 2015. 

The High-level Political Forum on sustainable development is the main United Nations platform dealing with sustainable development. It provides political leadership and guidance; follows up and review progress in implementing sustainable development commitments and addresses new and emerging sustainable development challenges; enhances the integration of economic, social and environmental dimensions of sustainable development. 

latitude: 

41

longitude: 

-74

Date: 

26/06/2015

Registration Deadline: 

Wed, 08/07/2015

Venue: 

Two UN Plaza, New York, 10017

Venue City: 

New York

Venue Country: 

  • United States of America

Co-organisers: 

Economic and Social Council of the United Nations (ECOSOC)

Language of event: 

1

Training Course on Emergency Planning Management

This is event is available for participation on an ongoing basis
Undefined

This course blends academic study with experiential learning of best practice to teach you about

latitude: 

-1

longitude: 

37

Is a certificate Issued?: 

0

Date: 

10/08/2015 to 14/08/2015

Registration Deadline: 

Mon, 03/08/2015

Venue City: 

Nairobi

Venue: 

IRES Training Centre (Njema Court)

Venue Country: 

  • Kenya

Language of event: 

1

6th International Disaster and Risk Conference IDRC Davos 2016

This is event is available for participation on an ongoing basis
Undefined

International

latitude: 

47

longitude: 

10

Date: 

28/08/2016 to 01/09/2016

Venue City: 

Davos

Venue: 

Davos Congress Center

Venue Country: 

  • Switzerland

Event Organisers: 

Global Risk Forum (GRF Davos)

Language of event: 

1

Training Course on the Use of GIS and Remote Sensing in Disaster Risk Management

This is event is available for participation on an ongoing basis
Undefined

latitude: 

-1

longitude: 

37

Is a certificate Issued?: 

0

Date: 

08/06/2015 to 12/06/2015

Registration Deadline: 

Mon, 01/06/2015

Venue City: 

Nairobi

Venue Country: 

  • Kenya

Language of event: 

1

Training Course on Disaster Risk Reduction

This is event is available for participation on an ongoing basis
Undefined

latitude: 

-1

longitude: 

37

Is a certificate Issued?: 

0

Date: 

08/06/2015 to 12/06/2015

Registration Deadline: 

Mon, 01/06/2015

Venue City: 

Nairobi

Venue Country: 

  • Kenya

Language of event: 

1

UN-SPIDER to participate in the 36th International Symposium on Remote Sensing of the Environment

The double satellite formation TerraSAR-X/TanDEM-X will be one of the issues presented at the ISRSE-36 (Image: DLR)

The 36th International Symposium on Remote Sensing of the Environment (ISRSE) hosted by the German Aerospace Center (DLR) will take place from 11 to 15 May in Berlin. 

English

Publishing Date: 

Tue, 05/05/2015 - 11:22

Country/Region: 

latitude: 

53

longitude: 

13
Tue, 05/05/2015

UN-SPIDER news: 

1

Honduras and Colombia share knowledge to reduce disaster risks

Hurricane Mitch approaching Honduras in 1998 (Image: NASA)

Honduran and Colombian authorities participated in an exchange of knowledge to reduce

English

Publishing Date: 

Wed, 08/04/2015 - 12:22

latitude: 

15

longitude: 

-86
Wed, 04/08/2015

UN-SPIDER news: 

0

Nepal: ICIMOD conducts workshop about rapid response mapping

Representatives from 20 agencies engaged in disaster risk management shared their experiences
English

Country/Region: 

Publishing Date: 

Fri, 27/03/2015 - 11:03

latitude: 

28

longitude: 

84
Fri, 03/27/2015

UN-SPIDER news: 

0

Pages

Zircon - This is a contributing Drupal Theme
Design by WeebPal.