Esri has announced the launch of a new website, MapSAR that provides GIS tools for personnel search and rescue (SAR).
Nottingham Geospatial Institute
Open Source Geospatial Foundation UK Chapter (OSGeo UK)
ICA Commission on Open Source Geospatial Technologies (ICA ACI)
Association of Geographic Information Laboratories for Europe (AGILE)
With the July 2012 issue of the Global Spatial Data Infrastructure Association (GSDI) newsletter for Latin America and the Caribbean (SDI-LAC), it reaches its 100 edition!
A MapAction team is responding to widespread and repeated flooding in western Paraguay attached to a United Nations’ assistance group. The worst floods for more than a decade began in April.
The Societal Impacts Committee of the GSDI Association will provide a free training opportunity for up to three candidates from Latin America to attend the ICLPST (International Center for Land Pol
The Cameroonian radio channel RTV referred to the training that has been coordinated by UN-SPIDER on the use on space-based information for disaster management and emergency.
More than 50 global geospatial experts got together in Amsterdam on 24th April 2012, including David Stevens representing UN-SPIDER, to discuss the “Future trends in geospatial information manageme
Geographic information systems (GIS) become increasingly important to international humanitarian organizations such as the International Red Cross (ICRC), as René Saameli, the ICRC's GIS coordinato
The insurance industry is recognising GIS as a powerful tool that will drive comprehensive business transformation.
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