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Nepal: International Charter activated for landslides

SERVIR capturing flooding and landslides in India and Nepal on 26 June 2013

On 5 August 2014 the International Charter: Space and Major Disasters was activated at the request of Asia Disaster Reduction Center (ADRC) on behalf of UN-SPIDER's Regional Support Office, the

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Tue, 05/08/2014 - 11:24
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27.9512
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85.6846

Siberia: Recovery of flood-hit areas has begun

Russian Ministry started recovery in flood-hit areas in Siberia

After four days of extreme rainfall in southern Siberia, the state of emergency has been declared on May 30th in the mountainous Republic of Altai, immediately followed by a large scale recovery op

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Wed, 04/06/2014 - 09:50
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50.6182
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Ghana National Fire and Rescue Service

The Ghana National Fire and Rescue Service (GNFRS) is an agency under the Ghanaian Ministry of the Interior, constituting Ghana's nationwide fire service.

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The Philippines: Government to complete flood hazard mapping in 2016

satellite image of floods in the Philippines

The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) in the Philippines wants to finish up the mapping process of all flood prone zones in the country by 2016.

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Fri, 28/03/2014 - 10:16
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12.8797
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121.774

IAEM-USA 61st Annual Conference & EMEX: Emergency Management in a Changing World

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Wed, 20/02/2013
Venue City: 
Reno, Nevada
Basic Information
Date: 
25/10/2013 - 30/10/2013
Venue: 
Reno, Nevada
Venue Country: 
United States
Event Organisers: 

International Association of Emergency Managers

Language of event: 
English
International Association of Emergency Managers

Purpose of the IAEM Annual Conference

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39.5451
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119.818

Annual Natural Hazards Research and Applications Workshop

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Broomsfield, Colorado
Basic Information
Date: 
13/07/2013 - 16/07/2013
Venue: 
Omni Interlocken Resort
Venue Country: 
United States
Event Organisers: 

Natural Hazards Center

Co-organisers: 

University of Colorado at Boulder

Language of event: 
English
Natural Hazards Center

Since 1975, the Natural Hazards Center has hosted the Annual Natural Hazards Research and Applications Workshop for 400 federal, state, and local emergency officials; representatives of nonprofit a

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39.9198
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105.117

FEMA provides online course catalogue on emergency management

The U.S.

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Mon, 03/09/2012 - 10:41

Ecuadoran Secretariat for Risk Management (SNGR)

The Ecuadoran Secretariat for Risk Management is the Governmental institution that is concerned with risk reduction and emergency and disaster management.

Dominican Republic National Emergency Commission (CNE)

The National Emergency Commission’s main goal is to ensure and appropriate response and management of disasters caused by floods, earthquakes, storms, hurricanes, fires, shortage, inadequate

Chilean National Office for Emergency (ONEMI)

The Chilean National Office for Emergency is part of the Ministry of Interior and Public Security. It is in charge of coordinating the National Civil Protection System.