The results of the first stakeholder assessment of the VALID project are now available on the Knowledge Portal. The project is carried out by UN-SPIDER and the Joint Board of Geospatial Information Societies (JBGIS).
The magazine “Imaging Notes”, publication that targets remote sensing professionals, has released its Summer 2012 Issue dedicated to urgent, interrelated issues of Earth remote sensing for security, energy and the environment.
Advisory Missions are at the heart of UN-SPIDER's efforts on the national level to ensure that all countries and international or regional organizations have the capacity to use all types of to support risk and disaster management. These efforts are now presented to Knowledge Portal users in the relaunched Advisory Missions section of the Portal.