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UN-SPIDER June 2012 Updates

Issue Date: 
Fri, 29/06/2012

In this issue:

UN-SPIDER at a glance

55th annual meeting of COPUOS in session

The United Nations Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space is in session for the 55th time in Vienna, Austria.

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Publishing Date: 
Tue, 12/06/2012 - 15:34
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48.2348
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Cameroon: Following up on the Technical Advisory Mission

In June 2011, UN-SPIDER conducted a Technical Advisory Mission in Cameroon following the request by the Government of Cameroon, represented by the Ministry of Territorial Administration and Decentr

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Publishing Date: 
Wed, 23/05/2012 - 10:08
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3.86667
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Cameroonian radio RTV reports on UN-SPIDER training

The Cameroonian radio channel RTV referred to the training that has been coordinated by UN-SPIDER on the use on space-based information for disaster management and emergency.

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Wed, 23/05/2012 - 09:45
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3.86667
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11.5167

UN-SPIDER participates in meeting of UN Committee of Experts on Global Geospatial Information Management

More than 50 global geospatial experts got together in Amsterdam on 24th April 2012, including David Stevens representing UN-SPIDER, to discuss the “Future trends in geospatial information manageme

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Publishing Date: 
Mon, 07/05/2012 - 09:22

UN-SPIDER April 2012 Updates

Issue Date: 
Fri, 04/05/2012

The UN-SPIDER April 2012 Updates contain the following topics:

UN-SPIDER at a glance:

UN-SPIDER Bonn Workshop successfully concluded

From 24-26 April, the UN-SPIDER Programme carried out its Fifth United Nations International UN-SPIDER Bonn Workshop on Disaster Management and Space Technology.

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Publishing Date: 
Fri, 27/04/2012 - 11:23
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50.7183
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7.1274

UN-SPIDER inaugurates international training course in India

On 9 April 2012 UN-SPIDER inaugurated the international training course “Space technology applications in Disaster Risk Reduction” organised at the Centre for Space Science Technology Education for

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Publishing Date: 
Tue, 17/04/2012 - 08:38
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30.3165
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78.0322

UN-SPIDER Expert Meeting on Crowdsource Mapping: Now open for applications

The UN-SPIDER hosted "Expert Meeting on Crowdsource Mapping for Disaster Risk Management and Emergency Response" taking place in Vienna on 17 - 19 July is now open for applications.

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Publishing Date: 
Mon, 16/04/2012 - 11:42

UN-SPIDER supports response to floods in Fiji

UN-SPIDER supports the response efforts to the recent floods impacting Fiji. Intense and continuous rains brought on by tropical depressionTD17F caused flooding in large parts of Fiji.

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Publishing Date: 
Mon, 02/04/2012 - 08:52