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Ready to Launch! A New Website Sharing Space Station Benefits For Humanity

When the International Space Station was first imagined, the idea was to create an unprecedented research platform to support microgravity investigations for the benefit of all humankind.

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Thu, 08/03/2012 - 11:26

Use space technology for food security: Former ISRO chief

India must embark on a “new evergreen revolution” with the extensive use of appropriate bio- and space technology inputs to ensure food security for all and enable the country to compet

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Tue, 21/02/2012 - 16:46
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20.5937
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3rd International Conference on Advances in Space Technologies (ICAST)

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Islamabad
Basic Information
Date: 
06/07/2011 - 08/07/2011
Venue: 
Institute of Geographical Information Systems National University of Science and Technology RIMMS Building, Sector H-12
Venue Country: 
Pakistan
Event Organisers: 

 Institute of Geographical Information Systems National University of Sciences and Technology Islamabad, Pakistan

 

 

Co-organisers: 
  •  Higher Education Commission, Pakistan (HEC)
  • Pakistan Meteorological Department Islamabad, Pakistan
  • Pakistan Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) Lahore, Pakistan 
  • The University of Oklohoma Lahore, Pakistan 
  • Global Change Impact Study Center (GCISC) Islamabad, Pakistan 
  •  Geoscience and Remote Sensing Society (GRSS)
  • Pakistan Council of Research in Water Resources (PCRWR) Islamabad, Pakistan 
Language of event: 
English

This conference will focus on the use of space technologies for hydrologic disasters & climate change research.

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33.7182
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73.0605

Tap India's Space Tech To Solve Natural Disasters

Asean and India should jointly set up a space-technology-aided disaster management centre to monitor natural calamities in the region, said Malaysia's special envoy on infrastructure to India Datuk

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Publishing Date: 
Tue, 08/03/2011 - 15:47
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100.62
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34.0479

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.

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28.6353
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77.225

ESCAP launches Asia-Pacific mechanism on drought monitoring and early warning

The United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP), launched in to service a Regional Cooperative Mechanism on Drought Monitoring and Early War

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Thu, 16/09/2010 - 16:26
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13.7234
longitude: 
100.476

tomaszewski_3rd_ws-bonn_21_10_09.pdf

Tomaszewski Brian. Rochester Institute of Technology. Progress on the Visual Globe and Space-Aid Matrix

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 Guido Van Langenhove. Experiences with space technology in management of 2009 floods in northern Namibia, - the user perspective. Hydrological Services Namibia

taubenboeck_3rd_ws-bonn_21_10_09.pdf

 Hannes Taubenboeck. The future will be urban –Capabilities and solutions from remote sensing for risk assessment and management. German Aerospace Center (DLR)

post_3rd_ws-bonn_21_10_09.pdf

Joachim Post. Contribution to the Disaster Management SensorWeb Pilot Project – a longer-term perspective.German Aerospace Center