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Pacific Island Countries GIS/RS User Conference: "Empowering Pacific Communities through improved Geospatial Data"

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Suva
Basic Information
Date: 
24/11/2014 - 28/11/2014
Venue: 
Multipurpose Theater, Japan Pacific ICT Centre on Laucala Campus
Venue Country: 
Fiji
Language of event: 
English

Since the inception of Pacific GIS/RS User Conference in 1999, this annual event has attracted a lot of participants.

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-18.1416
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178.442

UNESCAP: Workshop on geo-referenced Disaster Risk Management concluded

Fires in Thailand, Cambodia and Vietnam seen from space

From 20 to 22 February, ESCAP (United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific) held a regional workshop on geo-referenced disaster risk management information systems for So

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Publishing Date: 
Tue, 26/02/2013 - 08:39
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13.7522
longitude: 
100.494

Regional Workshop on Geo-referenced Disaster Risk Management Information System for South-east and East Asia, and the Pacific

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Bangkok
Basic Information
Date: 
20/02/2013 - 22/02/2013
Venue Country: 
Thailand
Event Organisers: 

United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific

Language of event: 
English
UNESCAP

This meeting will be held from 20 to 22 February 2012 in Bangkok, as a follow-up activity to the Expert Group Meeting on Geo-reference Disaster Risk Management System in Asia-Pacific Regio

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13.7522
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100.494

Fiji: International Charter again activated in the context of Cyclone Evan

After two activations of the International Charter "Space and Major

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Publishing Date: 
Tue, 18/12/2012 - 17:12
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-17.7134
longitude: 
178.065

UN: Asia-Pacific suffering 80 percent of global losses due to disasters

The Asia-Pacific Disaster Report (APDR) 2012 found that, from 1970 to 2010, the average number of people at risk from yearly flooding in Asia-Pacific more than doubled from 29.5 million to 63.8 mi

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Publishing Date: 
Tue, 23/10/2012 - 14:43

UN-SPIDER Technical Advisory Mission to Solomon Islands concluded

At the request of the Government of the Solomon Islands, UN-SPIDER carried out a Technical Advisory Mission (TAM) from 24 to 28 September 2012.

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Publishing Date: 
Mon, 08/10/2012 - 08:58
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-9.43038
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159.948

July 2011

Issue Date: 
Fri, 05/08/2011

In this issue:

UN-SPIDER News

“Working together to protect Pacific communities form the risks posed by natural and climate related hazards” - 3rd Session of the Pacific Platform for Disaster Risk Management in Auckland

The Pacific Platform for Disaster Risk Management 2011 offered an opportunity to share experiences and knowledge in relation to initiatives that are being implemented by Pacific island countries an

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Publishing Date: 
Fri, 05/08/2011 - 12:02
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-36.8485
longitude: 
174.763

Pacific Platform for Disaster Risk Management 2011 - Spider Thematic Partnership for the Pacific Region

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Auckland
Basic Information
Date: 
01/08/2011 - 05/08/2011
Venue: 
Holiday Inn, Auckland, New Zealand
Venue Country: 
New Zealand
Language of event: 
English

Spider Thematic Partnership for the Pacific Region - During the upcoming Pacific Platform for Disaster Risk Management 2011 meeting which will be held in Auckland, New

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-36.8485
longitude: 
174.763

Space-based Solutions for Disaster Management and Emergency Response in the Pacific

Issue Date: 
Thu, 11/09/2008

Space-based Solutions for Disaster Management and Emergency Response in the Pacific