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Better disaster response through improvement of communication technologies

One of the major preventable causes for loss of lives during disasters is the failure of telecommunications infrastructure.

Publishing Information
Publishing Date: 
Thu, 02/08/2012 - 14:44

United Nations International Conference on Space-based Technologies for Disaster Risk Management "Best Practices for Risk Reduction and Rapid Response Mapping"

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Beijing
Basic Information
Date: 
22/11/2011 - 25/11/2011
Venue: 
Zhongmin Plaza, 7, Baiguang Road, Xicheng District
Event Organisers: 

United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs and the Ministry of Civil Affairs of the People's Republic of China

Language of event: 
English

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39.885

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116.359

The UN-SPIDER Network and its activities

Session number four included presentations from UN-SPIDER Regional Support Offices and other supporting institutions, demonstrating the dynamically growing international network of the UN-SPIDER pr

UN-SPIDER: Supporting Disaster Management from Space

Issue Date: 
Wed, 09/03/2011

UN-SPIDER: Supporting Disaster Management from Space

The 7th EUREGEO Congress on European Regional Geoscientific Cartography and Information Systems

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Bologna
Basic Information
Date: 
12/06/2011 - 15/06/2011
Venue Country: 
Italy
Language of event: 
English

The importance of geosciences has increased steadily and rapidly over recent decades, with problems arising at local, regional, national, and international levels.

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44.4942
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11.3465

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Issue Date: 
Wed, 26/01/2011