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UNESCO

5th Digital Earth Summit

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Sat, 09/08/2014
Venue City: 
Nagoya
Basic Information
Date: 
09/11/2014 - 11/11/2014
Venue: 
WINC Aichi, Nagoya, JAPAN
Venue Country: 
Japan
Event Organisers: 

CHUBU University, ISDE.

Co-organisers: 

Digital Earth Community of Japan

Language of event: 
English

From publically available satellite images such as LANDSAT to the creation of digital globes, the tools researchers and students use to visualize the Earth have changed dramatically over the last s

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35.1814
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136.906

UN-SPIDER Newsletter 1/14: Space Technologies in the United Nations

Issue Date: 
Wed, 12/02/2014

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Global Space Applications Conference

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Paris
Basic Information
Date: 
02/06/2014 - 04/06/2014
Venue: 
UNESCO Headquarters
Venue Country: 
France
Event Organisers: 

UNESCO, International Astronautical Federation

Co-organisers: 

UNESCO, International Astronautical Federation

Language of event: 
English

This Conference will provide an excellent introduction cutting-edge satellite-based applications.

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48.8496
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2.30626

Remote sensing based tech being introduced to forecast floods

An advanced level remote sensing based climate and flood warning technology is being introduced to upgrade flood management of Pakistan.

Publishing Information
Publishing Date: 
Fri, 12/08/2011 - 16:51
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33.7182
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73.0605

New UNESCO project aims to improve early warning for floods in Pakistan

As part of its efforts to help Pakistan tackle natural disasters, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) and partners have launched a project to upgrade the e

Publishing Information
Publishing Date: 
Thu, 14/07/2011 - 12:39
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30.3753
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69.3451

UN-SPIDER at ENHANS International Workshop “Extreme Natural Hazards and Disaster Risk in Africa”

The Extreme Natural Hazards And Societal Implications (ENHANS) International Workshop on Extreme Natural Hazards and Disaster Risk in Africa was held in Pretoria, South Africa, from 17 to 20 Januar

Publishing Information
Publishing Date: 
Fri, 04/02/2011 - 12:31
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-25.7313
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28.2184

The International Workshop on "Application of GIS and Rs in Water Resources Management"

Basic Information
Date: 
19/12/2010 - 22/12/2010

GIS applications allow users to create interactive queries, analyze spatial information, edit data, maps, and present the results of all these operations.

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23.6138
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58.5922

ENHANS International Workshop on Extreme Natural Hazards and Disaster Risk in Africa, Pretoria, 17-20 January 2011

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Pretoria
Basic Information
Date: 
17/01/2011 - 20/01/2011
Venue Country: 
South Africa
Language of event: 
English

The Pretoria Workshop will analyse major topics related to extreme natural events and disaster risk A special GOOS (Global Oceanic Observing System) session at the Pretoria workshop will focus on t

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-25.7485
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28.2382