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Global Human Settlement Layer will support crisis management operations

Under the authority of the European Commission’s Joint Research Centre (JRC) and in collaboration with the European Space Agency (ESA), the Institute for the Protection and Security of the Ci

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Tue, 01/03/2011 - 11:09
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Better mapping of human settlements to support crisis management operations

When a major disaster strikes in remote parts of the world, knowing if the area is populated, and how densely, is crucial for the effective organisation of humanitarian operations.

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Tue, 22/02/2011 - 11:30
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