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Sri Lanka: Approval for spatial data infrastructure implementation

Approval to build the National Spatial Data Infrastructure (NSDI)

Recognizing geospatial information as an essential resource that supports the economic, social and environmental interests, the Survey Department of Sri Lanka has recently received a Cabinet approv

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Publishing Date: 
Thu, 12/12/2013 - 14:30
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7.87305
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80.7718

Center for Spatial Information Science and Systems/ George Mason University (CSISS-GMU)

The Center for Spatial Information Science and Systems (CSISS) is an interdisciplinary research center chartered by the provost and affiliated with the College of Science at George Mason University

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38.8322
longitude: 
-77.308

Spatial Decision Support Systems

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Wed, 25/09/2013
Venue City: 
Karachi
Basic Information
Date: 
25/11/2013 - 29/11/2013
Venue: 
National Centre for Remote Sensing and Geo-Informatics (NCRG) SUPARCO Headquarters,
Venue Country: 
Pakistan
Event Organisers: 

SUPARCO - Space and Upper Atmosphere Research Commission

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

Basic knowledge in GIS and some experience in basic GIS software

Training Tuition: 
250.00 USD

Objectives

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24.8934
longitude: 
67.0281

Training: Use of GIS and Remote Sensing in Disaster Risk Management

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Mon, 19/08/2013
Venue City: 
Nairobi
Basic Information
Date: 
02/09/2013 - 06/09/2013
Venue: 
Sportsview Hotel, Kasarani
Venue Country: 
Kenya
Event Organisers: 

Indepth Research Services (IRES)

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Training Event
Training Target Audience: 
The course is targeted at participants who require knowledge and skills on the use of GIS and RS in their organization for disaster risk management, disaster management, or disaster risk reduction, Early Warning.
Is a certificate Issued?: 
Certificate issued
Training Requirements: 

The training is designed for participants with reasonable reading and understanding skills in English. It is an advantage, but not a prerequisite, that the participants have prior knowledge in Diasaster Risk Management and a basic working knowledge in GIS and Remote Sensing technologies. Applicants must live up to Indepth Research Services (IRES) admission criteria.

Training Tuition: 
930.00 USD
Tuition Remarks: 

Accommodation is arranged upon request but not included in the tuition fee.

Human population growth and rapid urbanization coupled with climate change are causing increased vulnerability of communities exposed to hazardous events all over the world.

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-1.22784
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36.9057

University of West Indies conducts geo-training

At the St.

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Publishing Date: 
Thu, 28/02/2013 - 11:49
latitude: 
10.6918
longitude: 
-61.2225

HOT: Demonstrating the usefulness of spatial data to partners

For UN-SPIDER's work, one of the core challenges is to demonstrate the usefulness and effectiveness of space-based information when dealing with partners who are not yet involved in the use of such

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Publishing Date: 
Wed, 20/02/2013 - 11:53

Jamaican National Spatial Data Infrastructure (NSDI)

The NSDI is entity responsible for the technology, policies, standards, human resources and related activities necessary to acquire process, distribute, use, maintain and preserve spatial data thro

Regional Support Offices: SDI-Africa Newsletter for June available

UN-SPIDER's Regional Support Office in Nairobi, Kenya - the Regional Centre for Mapping of Resources for Development (RCMRD) - regularly prepares a Spatial Data Infrastructure Newsletter for the Af

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Publishing Date: 
Wed, 20/06/2012 - 12:03

Global Geospatial Conference 2012

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Tue, 05/06/2012
Venue City: 
Québec City
Basic Information
Date: 
14/05/2012 - 17/05/2012
Venue: 
Québec City Conference Center
Venue Country: 
Canada
Event Organisers: 

GSDI Association

GEOIDE Network

Language of event: 
English

The joint GSDI World Conference (GSDI 13), GEOIDE Annual Scientific Conference (GEOIDE 2012), Canadian Geomatics Conference (CGC 2012) and 3DGeoInfo (2012) will take place in historic Québec

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52.9399
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-73.5491

RP supports use of space tech to address climate change

In a statement delivered at the United Nations headquarters in New York, Permanent Representative to the United Nations Libran Cabactulan shared the Philippine experience in the aftermath of tropic

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Publishing Date: 
Fri, 15/10/2010 - 12:17
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12.8797
longitude: 
121.774