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Technical Advisory Mission to Bhutan successfully concluded

Participants of the workshop carried out during the Technical Advisory Mission
Technical Advisory Mission team

UN-SPIDER carried out a Technical Advisory Mission (TAM) to Bhutan from 2 to 6 June 2014.

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Publishing Date: 
Mon, 16/06/2014 - 09:26
latitude: 
27.4728
longitude: 
89.6393

UK and China promise Nigeria satellite imaging in the search for the abducted girls

Satellite image shows Lake Chad

British and Chinese satellite imaging and tracking technology will be deployed to Nigeria to help Nigerian authorities to support them in the search of the abducted Nigerian school girls.

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Publishing Date: 
Mon, 12/05/2014 - 10:11
latitude: 
9.082
longitude: 
8.67528

Expert Meeting on Early Warning Systems: Final report now available

Over fifty space technology and disaster and risk management experts

The report for the UN-SPIDER Expert Meeting on the use of space-based information for Early Warning Systems

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Publishing Date: 
Mon, 12/08/2013 - 16:37
latitude: 
50.7187
longitude: 
7.12704

Space-based information for Early Warning System: UN-SPIDER Expert Meeting in Bonn

Participants of the UN-SPIDER Expert Meeting on Early Warning Systems

On 26 June 2013, the UN-SPIDER Programme wrapped up a two-day expert meeting focusing on space-based applications in Early Warning Systems.

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Publishing Date: 
Wed, 26/06/2013 - 12:57
latitude: 
50.7187
longitude: 
7.12704

Technical Advisory Mission to Mozambique: Call for experts

From 8 to 12 October 2012, UN-SPIDER will conduct a Technical Advisory Mission (TAM) to Mozambique as agreed upon during the UN International Conference "Space based technologies for disaster

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Publishing Date: 
Wed, 29/08/2012 - 16:30
latitude: 
-25.9667
longitude: 
32.5833

2nd NIDM - Space Technology Application in Disaster Risk Reduction and Emergency Response

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
New Delhi
Basic Information
Date: 
28/03/2011 - 30/03/2011
Venue: 
NIDM
Venue Country: 
India
Event Organisers: 

UNOOSA/UN SPIDER, NIDM

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

There is an increasing trend in disasters both in frequency as well as in the damage caused in terms of human casualties, economic and ecological damage.

latitude: 
28.6353
longitude: 
77.225