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GI_Forum 2013 – Creating the GISociety

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Thu, 04/04/2013
Venue City: 
Salzburg
Basic Information
Date: 
03/07/2013 - 05/07/2013
Venue: 
Paris Lodron University Salzburg, Department of Geoinformatics
Venue Country: 
Austria
Event Organisers: 

Paris Lodron University Salzburg, Department of Geoinformatics: Z_GIS,

Language of event: 
English

The University of Salzburg hosts again the international GI community from July 2 - 5, 2013: The interdisciplinary GI_Forum attracts an international GIScience audience with the goal of promoting i

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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.

UNISDR reports on record-breaking year

The United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction looks back at an extremely successful year 2011.

Publishing Information
Publishing Date: 
Thu, 26/07/2012 - 16:37

Guatemala conforms its Inter-institutional Remote Sensing Group for Risk and Disaster Management

In recent years, Guatemala has been affected by a variety of natural hazards including tropical storms, landslides, droughts and volcanic eruptions.

Publishing Information
Publishing Date: 
Wed, 25/07/2012 - 12:49

International Scientific Conference on Integrated Approaches for Volcanic Risk Management 2012

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Sun, 01/07/2012
Venue City: 
Stuttgart
Basic Information
Date: 
11/09/2012 - 12/09/2012
Venue: 
Hohenheim University
Venue Country: 
Germany
Event Organisers: 

MIAVITA project partners at Hohenheim University

Language of event: 
English

Following UN International Strategy for Disaster Reduction recommendations and starting from shared existing knowledge and practices, the MIAVITA project is organizing a conference

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National Workshop on the use of space-based information for disaster risk reduction and emergency response in the Dominican Republic; Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

The National Emergency Commission of the Dominican Republic and UN-SPIDER organized an inter-institutional workshop on 8-10 November 2011 in the facilities of the Commission to elaborate the operat

Publishing Information
Publishing Date: 
Wed, 21/12/2011 - 15:56
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Fifth PPRD South “prevention and preparedness” training workshop

Basic Information
Date: 
14/02/2011 - 16/02/2011
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Training Event
Is a certificate Issued?: 
No certificate issued or not known

Water and Flood Risk Management (FRM) play a key role in economic growth and social development.

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The 40th Regional Training on Disaster Management (DMC-40), Bangkok, 1-19 October 2010

Basic Information
Date: 
01/11/2010 - 19/11/2010

The Asia Pacific region faces heavy human and economic losses from disasters, whose frequency and intensity is increasing drastically in recent years.

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South Pacific Applied Geosciences Commission (SOPAC)

The Pacific Islands Applied Geoscience Commission (SOPAC) is an intergovernmental, regional organisation, which scope includes hazard assessment and risk management, environmental vulnerability, oc