Brazilian National Institute for Space Research (INPE)
Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro (PUC-Rio)
A Sociedade de Especialistas Latino-americanos em Sensoriamento Remoto (SELPER), Brazil
International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ISPRS)
Geoscience and Remost Sensing Soceity (IEEE GRSS)
European Space Agency (ESA)
The DGODT is a governmental institution, part of the Economy, Planning and Development Secretary. It is responsible for the creation of public policies for a sustainable development of the territory, as spatial expression of the economic, social, environmental and cultural policies of the society.
A study released by the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs on 7 April 2012 states that almost 60% of the 450 urban areas worldwide with a population of at least one million people are exposed to the risk of a natural