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New on the Knowledge Portal: Links and Resources

It is UN-SPIDER’s mandate to enable all countries to access and use space-based information for disaster management and disaster risk reduction.

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United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)

Founded in 1862, the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) provides leadership on food, agriculture, natural resources, rural development, nutrition, and related issues based on sound publ


Links and Resources

An effective use of space-based information in all phases of the disaster management cycle requires access to data and tools as well as knowledge of methods.

Sudanese Ministry of Irrigation and Water Resources

Sudan government has embarked on a process at the national level to develop a policy and strategic plan to give clarity and direction, and ascribes accountability for water, sanitation and hygiene

Maldivian Department of National Planning

The Maldivian Department of National Planning runs under the Ministry of Finance and Treasury.

Fiji Seismology Section of the Mineral Resources Department (MRD)

Among the key activities of the MRD are providing geoscientific information on Fiji, developing policies on mining and providing other relevant information and assistance for investors in the minin

Space solutions for the Arctic

Policy, solutions and funding for new initiatives: ESA is joining forces at two events with decision-makers, universities, industry and users to map how space services can contribute to emerging ch

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