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Afghanistan: More support for Disaster Risk Reduction

International Charter activation for floods in Afghanistan, satellite images

The Afghanistan National Disaster Management Authority (ANDMA) made an appeal for greater support for disaster risk reduction efforts in the country.

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Publishing Date: 
Thu, 08/05/2014 - 15:02
latitude: 
33.1225
longitude: 
65.1722

China: Fengyun III satellite is operational

satellite data shows heat wave in China

The China Meteorological Administration (CMA) announced that the countries’ third Fengyun-III satellite became operational on Monday, 5 May.

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Publishing Date: 
Thu, 08/05/2014 - 11:16
latitude: 
35.8617
longitude: 
104.195

UNISDR and Esri partner up to map disaster risk

resilient village was built in Bangladesh after Cyclone hit the coast

The United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR) will collaborate with the Geographic Information Systems (GIS) technology provider Esri to make local communities more resilient.&nbsp

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Publishing Date: 
Tue, 06/05/2014 - 10:33
latitude: 
24.4667
longitude: 
54.3667

Announcement: Pre-conference event by UN-SPIDER and GFDRR at 6th AMCDRR

UN-SPIDER and GFDRR will organize a pre-conference event at the 6th AMCDRR

UN-SPIDER invites participants of 6th Asian Ministerial Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction (AMCDRR) in Bangkok to attend the pre-conference event organised by the UN-SPIDER and the World Bank's

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Publishing Date: 
Wed, 30/04/2014 - 11:17
latitude: 
13.7279
longitude: 
100.524

AIWEST-DR 2014 Annual International Workshop and Expo on Sumatra Tsunami Disaster and Recovery

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Fri, 15/08/2014
Venue City: 
Banda Aceh
Basic Information
Date: 
22/10/2014 - 24/10/2014
Venue Country: 
Indonesia
Event Organisers: 

Syiah Kuala University

Language of event: 
English

latitude: 
5.55
longitude: 
95.3167

Community based disaster risk management

Basic Information
Date: 
30/06/2014 - 09/08/2014
Venue Country: 
Japan
Event Organisers: 

Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA)

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

The aim of the course is that participants understand the importan

Adaptation frontiers: conference on European climate change adaptation research and practice

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Lisbon
Basic Information
Date: 
10/03/2014 - 12/03/2014
Venue Country: 
Portugal
Event Organisers: 

Climate Impacts Research and Response Coordination for a Larger Europe, University of Lisbon (CIRCLE 2)

Language of event: 
English

The objective of this final CIRCLE conference is

latitude: 
38.7223
longitude: 
-9.13934

ICPEM annual conference 2014

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
London
Basic Information
Date: 
03/04/2014
Venue: 
Sir Ambrose Fleming Lecture Theatre, UCL (University College London)
Venue Country: 
United Kingdom
Event Organisers: 

Institute of Civil Protection and Emergency Management (ICPEM)

Language of event: 
English

Routes to business and community resilien

latitude: 
51.5085
longitude: 
-0.125487

Third World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Sendai
Basic Information
Date: 
14/03/2015 - 18/03/2015
Venue Country: 
Japan
Event Organisers: 

UNISDR

Language of event: 
English

latitude: 
38.2682
longitude: 
140.869

Strategic forum with civil society networks: Consultations on a post-2015 framework for Disaster Risk Reduction

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Geneva
Basic Information
Date: 
10/02/2014 - 11/02/2014
Venue Country: 
Switzerland
Language of event: 
English

This strategic dialogue is organized in the context of global cons

latitude: 
46.1984
longitude: 
6.1423