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Bhutan: Project for stronger disaster response and recovery preparedness

Bhutan is prone to various hazards, including earthquakes.

In an effort to enhance disaster preparedness and recovery in Bhutan, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Bhutan Country Office, in close collaboration with the Department of Disaster M

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Publishing Date: 
Wed, 08/10/2014 - 10:18
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27.4728
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89.6393

USGS: Launch of 3D Elevation Program

Image showing the accurate flood information provided by 3DEP's maps

The US Geological Survey (USGS), along with other government agencies and the private sector, recently launched the 3D Elevation Program (3DEP), composed on current and accurate three-dimensional m

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Publishing Date: 
Thu, 28/08/2014 - 14:11
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37.4565
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-122.171

The UN and Disaster Management

Recognizing the need to contribute to disaster response and recovery efforts, the United Nations established in 1971 its own mechanism to provide international assistance to governments when such g

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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Publishing Date: 
Wed, 04/06/2014 - 09:50
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50.6182
longitude: 
86.2199

10th national conference on earthquake engeneering

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Anchorage, Alaska
Basic Information
Date: 
21/07/2014 - 25/07/2014
Venue Country: 
United States of America
Event Organisers: 

Earthquake Engineering Research Institute

Language of event: 
English

The Tenth U.S.

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61.2181
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-149.9

Disaster Preparedness Forum 2014

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Manila
Basic Information
Date: 
22/07/2014
Venue: 
Makati Shangri-La
Venue Country: 
Philipinnes
Event Organisers: 

CSR Asia

Prudence Foundation

Language of event: 
English

The second annual Disaster Preparedness Forum hosted by CSR Asia a

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14.5995
longitude: 
120.984

4th International Conference on Flood Recovery, Innovation and Response

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Poznan
Basic Information
Date: 
18/06/2014 - 20/06/2014
Venue Country: 
Poland
Event Organisers: 

University of the West England

Wessex Institute of Technology

Language of event: 
English

FRIAR 2014 is the fourth Conference of this succe

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52.4064
longitude: 
16.9252

ISCRAM-Asia 2014: 10 years of post-tsunami recovery - the role of ICTs in building disaster resilience

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Colombo
Basic Information
Date: 
20/06/2014 - 21/06/2014
Venue Country: 
Sri-Lanka
Event Organisers: 

International Community on Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management 

Language of event: 
English

ISCRAM-Asia 2014 conference is anchored on the 20

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6.92708
longitude: 
79.8612

Flood Risk Management

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Sat, 10/05/2014
Basic Information
Date: 
10/06/2014 - 27/06/2014
Venue Country: 
The Netherlands
Event Organisers: 

United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Office - IHE

Insitute for Water Education (UNESCO-IHE)

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Academic Training Opportunity
Training Target Audience: 
The course is designed for current and future water professionals (engineers and scientists), decision-makers and others involved in flood modelling and flood management, particularly those who would like to be familiarise with the latest tools and techniques in flood risk management. Pre-requisites are knowledge about hydrology and hydraulics; some experiences with flood modelling/management is desirable but it is not a must.
Is a certificate Issued?: 
No certificate issued or not known
Training Tuition: 
2,700.00 EUR

This course introduces the participants to the st

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52.1326
longitude: 
5.29127

Spatial Analysis with ArcGIS Online

Basic Information
Date: 
15/05/2014
Event Organisers: 

Esri

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Web-based Training Event
Training Target Audience: 
Existing and potential users of ArcGIS Online for Organizations who are seeking to improve their skills and explore the idea of performing analysis using the online tools and workflows.
Is a certificate Issued?: 
No certificate issued or not known

ArcGIS Online users can use spatial analysis tools built directly into the ArcGIS.com map