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Philippines: LiDAR mapping of major river basins completed

The Philippines are frequently affected by floods

The Department of Science and Technology  of Philippines (DOST) has achieved the Light Ranging and Detection Technology (LiDAR) mapping of the three major

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Publishing Date: 
Mon, 28/07/2014 - 15:55
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12.8797
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International Workshop: Risk Information Management, Risk Models and Applications

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Sun, 29/06/2014
Venue City: 
Berlin
Basic Information
Date: 
17/11/2014 - 18/11/2014
Venue: 
Hotel Steglitz International
Venue Country: 
Germany
Event Organisers: 

CODATA-Germany, the German National Committee for the ICSU Committee on Data for Science and Technology

Co-organisers: 

in cooperation with German Cartographic Society Commission on "Risks, Disaster, Security UN ISDR Network on Information and Knowledge Management for Disaster Risk Reduction (IKM4DRR) International Cartographic Association Commission on Cartography in Early Warning and Crisis Management/commissions/ International Cartographic Association Commission on GIS and Sustainable Development

Language of event: 
English

This international interdisciplinary CODATA workshop on Risk Information Management, Risk Models, and Applications will enable sharing of best practices as well as giving space for discussing metho

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13.405

NH021. Remote Sensing of Land-Ocean-Atmosphere Coupling associated with Natural Hazards

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Tue, 06/08/2013
Venue City: 
San Francisco
Basic Information
Date: 
06/12/2013 - 13/12/2013
Venue Country: 
USA
Language of event: 
English

This session invites contributions from all geoscience communities dealing with remote sensing of Natural Hazards showing strong coupling between land-ocean-atmosphere processes responsible for cha

AMCDRR 2012: Asian Ministers discuss Disaster Risk Reduction

More than 1,200 participants including 49 Government Ministers and high level delegates from Asia will meet on Tuesday, 23th of October in Yogyakarta, Indonesia, at the Fifth Asian Ministerial Con

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Mon, 22/10/2012 - 11:10

Sri Lanka Building Research Organisation (NBRO)

The mission of the Building Research Organisation is to promote and sustain research and development and provide technical services for disaster risk reduction and a safer environment.

Namibian Disaster Risk Management of the Office of the Prime Minister

The Directorate exists to develop a functional national disaster risk reduction system that minimizes community vulnerability to hazards and effectively manages the impact of disasters within the c

Maldivian National Disaster Management Centre (NDMC)

NDMC is committed to taking pro-active and timely measures to prevent or reduce the impact of disasters on the Maldivian people and economy through its efficient staff and collaborative efforts wit

Jamaican Office for Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Management (ODPEM)

Disaster preparedness is a dynamic function, which includes the identification of disaster threats and risks throughout the country and the formulation of plans to create a state of readiness to me

Guatemalan Coordinating Agency for Disaster Reduction (CONRED)

Guatemala’s territory, due to its geographical, geological and tectonic conditions, is classified as one of the countries with a highest potential for multiple natural hazards.

Ecuadoran Secretariat for Risk Management (SNGR)

The Ecuadoran Secretariat for Risk Management is the Governmental institution that is concerned with risk reduction and emergency and disaster management.