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Bridging ICTs and Environment - Making Information Talk and Technologies Work

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This course aims at bridging the gap between environmental / public policy professionals and cutting-edge technologies and their practical application by bringing ICT developers and experts (e.g. the United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs and Esri) into the classroom and arranging their direct communication with decision making groups, making data and emerging technologies more accessible, usable, and relevant for decision-making.

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47

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Date: 

06/07/2015 to 10/07/2015

Registration Deadline: 

Sun, 15/03/2015

Venue: 

Central European University

Venue City: 

Budapest

Venue Country: 

  • Hungary

Event Organisers: 

Summer University of Central European University, Budapest

Co-organisers: 

Eye on earth, United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs, Global Universities Partnership on Environment for Sustainability

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UNOOSA and DigitalGlobe sign agreement to collaborate on satellite imagery

UNOOSA and DigitalGlobe have signed a memorandum of understand on satellite imagery

UNOOSA and DigitalGlobe, a leading global provider of high-resolution satellite imagery and geospatial solutions, have signed a memorandum of understanding to take stock of their combined expertise in the use of

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Fri, 27/02/2015 - 09:07

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Fri, 02/27/2015

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6th meeting of UN-SPIDER Regional Support Offices concluded

UN-SPIDER's network of Regional Support Office gathered for its 6th annual meeting in Vienna on 5 and 6 February.

UN-SPIDER's network of Regional Support Offices (RSOs) met in Vienna on 5 and 6 February 2015 for the 6th annual meeting of the network.

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6th meeting of UN-SPIDER Regional Support Offices concluded

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Fri, 06/02/2015 - 18:00

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7

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80
Fri, 02/06/2015

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COPUOS Scientific and Technical Subcommittee meets for its 52nd session

2014 session of COPUOS (Image: UNOOSA/Natercia Rodrigues)

On 2 February 2015 the 52nd session of the Scientific and Technical Subcommittee of the Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space (COPUOS) opened at the Vienna International Centre. The session will last until 13 February 2015. One of its key topics will be the long-term sustainability of outer space activities, which generally play an important role in contributing to the post-2015 agenda process.

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Wed, 04/02/2015 - 11:36

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48

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Wed, 02/04/2015

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52nd session of the Scientific and Technical Subcommittee of COPUOS

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The Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space was set up by the General Assembly in 1959 ( resolution 1472 (XIV) ) to review the scope of international cooperation in peaceful uses of outer space, to devise programmes in this field to be undertaken under United Nations auspices, to encourage continued research and the dissemination of information on outer space matters, and to study legal problems arising from the exploration of outer space.

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48

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16

Date: 

02/02/2015 to 13/02/2015

Venue City: 

Vienna

Venue: 

Vienna International Center

Venue Country: 

  • Austria

Event Organisers: 

United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs

Language of event: 

1

Ninth ICG Meeting: Enhance cooperation in the use of global navigation satellite systems

From 10 to 14 November UNOOSA has been involved in the ninth meeting of the International Committee on Global Navigation Satellite Systems (ICG) held in Prague, Czech Republic.

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Tue, 18/11/2014 - 11:22

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50

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14
Tue, 11/18/2014

UN-SPIDER news: 

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UNGA Fourth Committee discusses UN-SPIDER programme

The United Nations Fourth Committee of the UN General Assembly

The United Nations Fourth Committee of the UN General Assembly (Special Political and Decolonization) met on 15 October 2014 for a panel discussion on international cooperation on the peaceful uses of outer space and to begin its annual debate on the agenda item.

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Thu, 16/10/2014 - 14:21

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41

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-74
Thu, 10/16/2014

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About UNOOSA

The United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA) is the United Nations office responsible for promoting international cooperation in the peaceful uses of outer space. UNOOSA serves as the secretariat for the General Assembly's only committee dealing exclusively with international cooperation in the peaceful uses of outer space: the United Nations Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space (COPUOS).

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UN/Austria Symposium on Space Science and the United Nations

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The Symposium will discuss the future role of space science under the framework of the United Nations Programme on Space Applications and compile a preliminary list of possible actions and activities that could be conducted under the leadership of the United Nations or in cooperation with other relevant entities.

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47

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15

Date: 

22/09/2014 to 24/09/2014

Registration Deadline: 

Sun, 20/07/2014

Venue: 

Space research Institute of the Austrian Academy of Sciences

Venue City: 

Graz

Event Organisers: 

UNOOSA, United Nations Programme on Space Applications, United Nations General Assembly.

Co-organisers: 

Government of Austria, Committee on Space Research (COSPAR), European Space Agency (ESA).

Language of event: 

1

14th UNGIWG Plenary Meeting held in New York

The 14th UNGIWG Plenary Meeting was held in New York

The United Nations Geographic Information Working Group (UNGIWG) held its 14th Plenary Meeting in New York from 14 to 16 May 2014, co-chaired by UNOOSA and UNDSS (Department for Safety and Security). The event was organized back-to-back with the 34th Interagency Meeting on Outer Space Activities (UN-Space).

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Wed, 21/05/2014 - 10:26

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41

longitude: 

-74
Wed, 05/21/2014

UN-SPIDER news: 

0

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