In the early morning of July 28, 2011, Dominica's Matthieu Dam was breached, damaging infrastructure downstream in the Layou River valley.
From 5 to 6 July 2011 UN-SPIDER successfully conducted an International Expert Meeting on “Crowdsource Mapping for Preparedness and Emergency Response”.
It is widely acknowledged that during natural disasters, satellite technology plays a crucial role in re-establishing communication links, for both disaster victims and those involved in emergency
In this issue of EOMAG, EARSC had the opportunity to discuss with Mr.
UNIS/OS/40317 March 2011
SpaceAid Resource Page Set Up to Help Improve Information and Data-Flow Related to the Japan Earthquake Disaster
In response to the 8.9 magnitude earthquake, which struck offshore Sendai, Japan on Mar 11th 2011, the Harvard Center for Geographic Analysis has launched the Japan Sendai Earthquake Data Portal.
March 11, 2011 will be remembered as the date of one of the largest earthquakes and tsunamis in living history.
Following an invitation by the Head of the German Permanent Mission to the UN, H.E.
Programme and activities of UN-SPIDER were presented at this year’s meeting of the Administrative Committee of the IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Society (GRS-S), which was held on November 6-7
The International Civil Defence Organization (ICDO) conducted its 19th General Assembly in Geneva, Switzerland, on 1 – 2 November 2010. Congregating 50 Member States mainly from Afr
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