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Disaster Risk Management and Environmental Assessment for Spatial Planning

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Twente
Basic Information
Date: 
20/05/2014
Venue Country: 
The Netherlands
Event Organisers: 

Faculty of Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation ITC, University of Twente, the Netherlands

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Academic Training Opportunity
Training Target Audience: 
Professionals who are involved in development planning (including environmental and risk assessment and management) and who wish to acquire procedural knowledge and skills in risk assessment, risk management and planning are invited to join this course. The course will strengthen the capability of environmental assessment practitioners to incorporate hazard and risk considerations in SEA and EIA. It will also illustrate hazard and risk practitioners how SEA and EIA may provide a framework for strategic planning of vulnerability to hazards and of the potential impact of various activities on disaster vulnerability. Course participants are professionals working in governmental and non-governmental organizations, as well as planners, civil engineers, architects, geographers, environmental specialists and university lecturers.
Is a certificate Issued?: 
Certificate issued
Training Tuition: 
2,289.00 EUR

latitude: 
52.2742
longitude: 
6.87689

E-Learning course: Risk analysis

Basic Information
Date: 
15/05/2014 - 09/06/2014
Venue Country: 
India
Event Organisers: 

National Institute of Disaster Management NIDM, India

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Web-based Training Event
Is a certificate Issued?: 
No certificate issued or not known

During the last decade risk analysis has emerged as an effective a

International training course on seismology, seismic data analysis, hazard assessment and risk mitigation

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Thu, 12/06/2014
Venue City: 
Bogota
Basic Information
Date: 
06/10/2014 - 31/10/2014
Venue Country: 
Colombia
Event Organisers: 

German Research Centre for Geosciences (GFZ)

Co-organisers: 

Federal Foreign Office, Germany

Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogota (UN)

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Training Event
Is a certificate Issued?: 
No certificate issued or not known

The GFZ carries out annual training courses on 'Seismology and

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4.59806
longitude: 
-74.0758

The 34th EARSeL Symposium 2014

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Tue, 15/04/2014
Venue City: 
Warsaw
Basic Information
Date: 
16/06/2014 - 20/06/2014
Venue: 
Old Library Main Campus Krakowskie Przedmiescie 26/28
Venue Country: 
Poland
Event Organisers: 

University of Warsaw, Faculty of Geography and Regional Studies

Co-organisers: 

Department of Remote Sensing and Geoinformatics of Polish Geographical Society

Institute of Geodesy and Cartography

Space Research Centre of Polish Academy of Sciences

Language of event: 
English
Logo of the Symposium

EARSeL is a scientific network of European rem

latitude: 
52.2297
longitude: 
21.0122

Earth Observation of night time lights for flood risk management

River Nile and its Delta hosting two of the biggest cities in Egypt

Flood is one of the most common geohazards, which also costs most devastation to society.

Publishing Information
Publishing Date: 
Wed, 19/03/2014 - 15:10
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44.4949
longitude: 
11.3426

2nd International training workshop on space technology for disaster mitigation

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Fri, 04/04/2014
Venue City: 
Beijing
Basic Information
Date: 
03/06/2014 - 13/06/2014
Venue Country: 
China
Event Organisers: 

Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS)

Institute of Remote Sensing and Digital Earth (RADI)

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Training Event
Training Target Audience: 
Early- and mid-career scientists, policy makers from developing countries with background of space technologies or disaster mitigation as an advantage; skills of fluent English communication required. Participation is limited to 20 people, and female applicants will be given priority. Selected applicants will be provided with round-trip airfares between their home countries and Beijing, as well as local expenses during the workshops.
Is a certificate Issued?: 
No certificate issued or not known

Experts from international institutions across the globe will share their experiences working in space technology for disaster mitigation, an increasingly critical field.

latitude: 
39.904
longitude: 
116.408

Livable cities forum 2014

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Vancouver
Basic Information
Date: 
02/04/2014 - 04/04/2014
Venue: 
Hyatt Regency Vancouver
Venue Country: 
Canada
Event Organisers: 

ICLEI - Local Governments for Sustainability

Language of event: 
English

Set against the backdrop of the vibrant and pictu

latitude: 
49.2612
longitude: 
-123.114

World Conference on Disaster Management

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Toronto
Basic Information
Date: 
15/06/2014 - 18/06/2014
Venue: 
Metro Toronto Convention Centre
Venue Country: 
Canada
Event Organisers: 

Business Continuity Institute Canada Chapter

DRI Canada

Disaster Recovery Information Exchange Toronto Chapter

International Association of Emergency Managers 

Ontario Association of Emergency Managers

Language of event: 
English

The World Conference on Disaster Management is an international event on disaster and emergency management taking place from 15 to 18 June 2014 in Toronto, Canada.

latitude: 
43.6438
longitude: 
-79.3868

DHI Conference on applications of hydraulic modelling

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Jakarta
Basic Information
Date: 
10/02/2014 - 11/02/2014
Venue: 
Grand Kemang Hotel
Venue Country: 
Indonesia
Event Organisers: 
Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Training Event
Is a certificate Issued?: 
No certificate issued or not known

DHI Water and Environment will host a 2 day conference in Jakarta, Indonesia on the 10th and 11th February 2014.

latitude: 
-6.20876
longitude: 
106.846

New Zealand's first Disaster Communications Conference

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Auckland
Basic Information
Date: 
22/05/2014 - 23/05/2014
Venue: 
Heritage Hotel, 35 Hobson Street, Auckland Central
Venue Country: 
New Zealand
Event Organisers: 

Emergency Media and Public Affairs

University of Auckland

Language of event: 
English

An Auckland Council-sponsored disaster communicat