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Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAVA)

On October 1, 2003, the Institute of Space and Astronautical Science (ISAS), the National Aerospace Laboratory of Japan (NAL) and the National Space Development Agency of Japan (NASDA) were merged

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35.6895
longitude: 
139.692

Canadian Space Agency (CSA)

Estab

Location

UN/Mexico Symposium on Basic Space Technology: "Making Space Technology Accessible and Affordable"

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Thu, 10/07/2014
Venue City: 
Ensenada, Baja California
Basic Information
Date: 
20/10/2014 - 23/10/2014
Venue: 
Center for Scientific Research and Higher Education (CICESE)
Venue Country: 
Mexico
Event Organisers: 

United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA),

Center for Scientific Research and Higher Education (CICESE),

Mexican Space Agency

Co-organisers: 

United Nations General Assembly

Language of event: 
English

The objective of the UN/Mexico Symposium is to enhance access to space application tools for sustainable development through building capacity in basic space technology.

latitude: 
31.8667
longitude: 
-116.596

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

Training Workshop on Space Technology for Disaster Mitigation

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Tue, 10/09/2013
Venue City: 
Sanya (Hainan)
Basic Information
Date: 
11/11/2013 - 22/11/2013
Venue Country: 
China P. Rep.
Event Organisers: 

Centre of Excellence on Space Technology for Disaster Mitigation (STDM) International Centre on Space Technologies for Natural and Cultural Heritage (HIST)

Co-organisers: 

UNESCO Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) Academy of Sciences for the Developing World (TWAS)

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Training Event
Training Target Audience: 
The training workshop will bring together early- and mid-career scientists from developing countries in Africa, Asia and Latin America wishing to increasescientific knowledge of disaster mitigation and space technology. The policy makers and managers from developing countries are also welcome to apply for participating in the workshop. As the number is limited to 20 people, only those who are qualified can be selected as formal participants. Female applicants will be given priority.
Is a certificate Issued?: 
Certificate issued
Training Requirements: 

Conditions: early- and mid- career scientists, policy makers or managers of UNESCO-inscribed properties from developing countries with background of space technologies or disaster mitigation as an advantage; skills of fluent English communication required.

Additional Information: 

Those applicants who have been selected will be provided round-trip international airfares between their home countries and Sanya (economy class), and the local expenses such as board and lodging, field tour, local transportation, etc. during the Workshop.

In response to the needs of developing countries in disaster risk reduction, the CAS-TWAS Centre of Excellence on Space Technology for Disaster Mitigation (STDM) in collaboration with the Internati

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18.2528
longitude: 
109.512

ESA: Next Earth Observation Satellite selected

The Biomass satellite

"Biomass" will be ESA's next Earth Explorer satellite mission, as ESA has announced in a recent press release:

Publishing Information
Publishing Date: 
Thu, 09/05/2013 - 07:14
latitude: 
48.8566
longitude: 
2.35222

4th Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction “Invest today for a Safer Tomorrow”

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Geneva
Basic Information
Date: 
19/05/2013 - 23/05/2013
Venue: 
International Conference Centre of Geneva (CICG)
Venue Country: 
Switzerland
Event Organisers: 

United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction, UNISDR.

Language of event: 
English

The Fourth Session of the Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction “Invest Today for a Safer Tomorrow” will be held in Geneva at the International Conference Centre of Geneva (CICG)

latitude: 
46.22
longitude: 
6.1381

17th Annual International ISU Sypmosium: "Space Technology and Tele-Reach: Benefiting Humanity on Earth and Beyond"

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Fri, 08/02/2013
Venue City: 
Strasbourg
Basic Information
Date: 
05/03/2013 - 07/03/2013
Venue: 
International Space University
Venue Country: 
France
Event Organisers: 

International Space University (ISU)

Co-organisers: 

CNES, ESA, Lockheed Martin, Secure World Foundation, Space Foundation, Space News

Language of event: 
English

Each year, the International Space University (ISU) organizes a three day symposium addressing a topical theme from an interdisciplinary and international perspective.

latitude: 
48.5214
longitude: 
7.73871

Sudanese Remote Sensing Authority (RSA)

The Remote Sensing Authority (RSA) in Sudan was established in 1977, as a National Remote sensing Center (NRSC) within the National Council for Research, Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific

latitude: 
15.5501
longitude: 
32.5322

Senegal and Pakistan collaborate on Space-based Technology to cope with food crisis

Researchers at Senegal’s Centre for Ecological Monitoring (Centre de Suivi Ecologique, CSE), in Dakar, and the Inter-Islamic Network on Space Sciences and Technology (ISNET), based in Karachi

Publishing Information
Publishing Date: 
Thu, 02/08/2012 - 14:48