On Friday 12 December 2014, a delegation from the Emergency Preparedness Resource Division of the Ministry of Public Safety and Security of the Republic of Korea visited the UN-SPIDER Office in Bon
In October 2014 a new cooperative project between ESA and the Asian Development Bank (ADB), called Earth Observation for a Transforming Asia Pacific (EOTAP), was launched.
ESA has successfully linked up the Sentinel-1A and Alphasat satellites by laser. The satellites were linked up from a distance of almost 36 000 km between them.
Participating Organizations: DLR, EC-DG ENTR, ITHACA, AIT/Jaxa, EC-JRC, SERTIT, OOSA/UN-SPIDER, USGS, World Bank
Satellite-derived data which is relevant for disaster risk reduction and emergency response is available in a large variety of ways and is being offered by many different providers.
German Aerospace Center (DLR ), German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi)
Members of the multinational Group on Earth Observations (GEO) met in Geneva, Switzerland on 13 and 14 November 2014 for their eleventh plenary meeting. The session was chaired by South Africa.
As a follow up to the
Group on Earth Observation (GEO)
Under the theme, "Taking the Pulse of the Planet”, 275 members of the GEO community, from more than 45 countries, will chart the next steps in creating and implementing a Global Earth Ob
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