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44th Regional Training Course on Disaster Management

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Fri, 10/10/2014
Venue City: 
Bangkok
Basic Information
Date: 
10/11/2014 - 18/11/2014
Venue: 
SM Tower, 24th Floor 979/69 Paholyothin Road, Samsen Nai Phayathai
Venue Country: 
Thailand
Event Organisers: 

Asian Disaster Preparedness Centre (ADPC)

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Training Event
Training Target Audience: 
The course is beneficial to the following: -Government Officials responsible for disaster management policy and plans IFRC/ICRC, international NGOs, NGOs involved in the areas of disaster risk reduction, response and recovery -Staff from training institutes and other agencies responsible for knowledge dissemination on disaster risk reduction and management, as well as training of trainers Persons involved in coordination of disaster management activities (e.g. including also the defense forces and emergency services) -Staff of UN agencies The content of the course concentrates on an Asia context with some references from other regions. However, both Asian and non-Asian participants are highly welcome. All representatives from the different regions, organizations and backgrounds are encouraged to interact, discuss, and make connections to ensure the greatest benefit is gained from attending the course. The class size is limited to 30 persons. ADPC accepts nomination on a first come, first served basis provided the applicant meets the course requirement.
Is a certificate Issued?: 
No certificate issued or not known

Course Objectives and Outcomes:

By completing the course, participants should gain a sound grasp of disaster risk management processes and be able to apply this knowledge to:

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5th Regional training Course on Mainstreaming Disaster Risk Reduction into National Development Process

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Bangkok
Basic Information
Date: 
22/09/2014 - 26/09/2014
Venue: 
Swissotel, Nai Lert Park, Bangkok
Venue Country: 
Thailand
Event Organisers: 

Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC).

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Training Event
Training Target Audience: 
Government official responsible for disaster risk reduction policy and planning, national development planning, physical/land-use planning, local development, finance, or from national forums on Millennium Development Goals and related agencies. Development professionals from development agencies (such as UN agencies, bilateral and multilateral agencies and non-governmental organizations), working closely with government agencies on issues related to development policy, planning and programs.
Is a certificate Issued?: 
No certificate issued or not known
Tuition Remarks: 

The standard course fee of US$2,000 covers course tuition, training materials, single accommodation with breakfast (6 nights), two break refreshments & lunch (Monday-Friday) during the training, and study visits. Participants will be responsible for their own travel expenses and arrangements, airport transfers, visa application, lunch on weekends, all dinners, health/accident insurance, and other personal expenses.
Participants who wish to seek own accommodation can choose an alternative course fee package B of US$1,575

Additional Information: 

Training Services Department (TSD)
Asian Disaster Preparedness Center
979/66-70, 24th Floor SM Tower
Paholyothin Road, Samsen Nai
Phayathai, Bangkok, 10400 Thailand
Tel: +66 (02) 298 0681-92
Fax: +66 (02) 298 0012
Email: tsu@adpc.net
URL: www.adpc.net 

The goal of the course is to enhance understanding on mainstreaming Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) in the development planning process, in order to build the capacities of government officials, develop

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Degrees in Remote Sensing and Geographic Information System

This is event is available for participation on an ongoing basis
Basic Information
Date: 
01/08/2013
Venue Country: 
Thailand
Event Organisers: 

Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), School of Engineering and Technology, School of Environment

Co-organisers: 

ADPC , NOAA, ITC, ICUS, ITTI, CRC, JAXA, TSF, DPRI

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Academic Training Opportunity
Is a certificate Issued?: 
Certificate issued
Training Requirements: 

Engineering, architecture, natural and social sciences, management background; professionals with work experience prioritized

Tuition Remarks: 

Bath 502.000/ 188.000/ 1.296.000
Limited number of scholarships and fellowships available

Additional Information: 

An internship of 12 weeks at national, regional or international organizations such as ADPC, GIC, UNDP,UNEP, or ITC (The Netherlands) will be arranged for students in the Professional Master’s Degree Program

Asian Institute of Technology

The academic training opportunity covers the following topics: Natural Disasters, forecasts and early warning systems development, investment of RS/ GIS and energy technologies for disaster managem

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Thailand: Bushfire surveillance campaign launched

Thailand's Deputy Prime Minister Plodprasop Suraswadi has ordered northern provincial authorities to use satellite surveillance to monitor bushfires and cut down on haze pollution.

Publishing Information
Publishing Date: 
Mon, 04/02/2013 - 13:51
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February 2012 Updates

Issue Date: 
Mon, 05/03/2012

UN-SPIDER News

Thailand

Contact Person
Anucha Mokkhavesa
Tel : +66 2367 3669
Email: foreign_dpm@yahoo.com
Address:
3/12, U-Thong Nok Road, Dusit District

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October 2011

Issue Date: 
Thu, 10/11/2011

 

UN-SPIDER News

The 16th Session of the Asia-Pacific Regional Space Agency Forum (APRSAF-16) 26-29 January 2010, Bangkok, Thailand

Basic Information
Date: 
26/01/2010 - 29/01/2010

We are pleased to inform you that the sixteenth session of the Asia-Pacific Regional Space Agency Forum (APRSAF-16) will be held from 26 to 29 January 2010 in Bangkok, Thailand.