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Report launch: The Value of Geo-Information for Disaster and Risk Management (VALID)

On 3 September 2013, UNOOSA/UN-SPIDER presented a new report which shows the economic, humanitarian and organizational benefits of applying geoinformation to disaster management.

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Publishing Date: 
Tue, 03/09/2013 - 14:49

The Value of Geoinformation for Disaster and Risk Management (VALID)

Issue Date: 
Tue, 03/09/2013

User Appraisal of "Top Ten" Geo-Information Products

VALID - The Value of Geo-Information for Disaster and Risk Management

VALID Case Study: Namibia

Assessing the economic value of applying geospatial information in Disaster and Risk Management is an essential topic in the VALID project.

Southern Namibia seen from space by Envisat.

VALID Stakeholder Assessment Part I: Results and Follow-on

A web-based poll was carried out on the UN-SPIDER Knowledge Portal, where all stakeholders were given the opportunity to identify the 10 mo


The UN-SPIDER programme aims at providing universal access to all countries and all relevant international and regional organizations to all types of space-based information and services relevant t

February 2012 Updates

Issue Date: 
Mon, 05/03/2012


UPDATE September 2011

In the follow-on of the VALID Round Table in May 2011 at the seventh International Symposium on Geo-information for Disaster Management (Gi4DM) in Antalya, the project has gained considerable scien

Methodical Approach

1. Background and Objective

September 2011

Issue Date: 
Fri, 07/10/2011