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23rd Regional Training Course on Community Based Disaster Risk Reduction in a Changing Climate

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Siem Reap
Basic Information
Date: 
28/07/2014 - 08/08/2014
Venue Country: 
Cambodia
Event Organisers: 

Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC)

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Training Event
Training Target Audience: 
CBDRR practitioners who want to develop their capacities and essential skills and knowledge on Community Based Disaster Risk Reduction as well as interested persons who would like to know more about CBDRR
Is a certificate Issued?: 
No certificate issued or not known
Training Requirements: 

The course is open for participants from various sectors including, local government departments, NGOs, INGOs, UN, IFRC, national emergency response agencies and private sector. Participants from policy and senior management levels of government, UN, donor organizations and INGOs are welcome if they are interested to learn about how CBDRR is operationalized. As course participants come from a diverse range of countries and organizations, and the class size is limited to 30 persons, ADPC accepts nominations from Asia and the Pacific on a first come, first served basis, provided that the applicant meets the course requirements. A limited number of participants from other regions will also be accepted, on a case by case and "first come first served" basis.

Tuition Remarks: 

Package A with accommodation: US$3,175
Package B without accommodation: US$2,275

Additional Information: 

For more information please contact Asian Disaster Preparedness Center Training Services Department (TSD) 979/66-70, 24th Floor SM Tower Paholyothin Road, Samsen Nai Phayathai Bangkok, 10400 Tel: +66 (02) 298 0681-92 Cell Phone: +66 87 697 7535 Fax: +66 (02) 298 0012-13 Skype ID: ADPC_Training Email: tsu@adpc.net

The CBDRR course provides an opportunity to practitioners to learn, upgrade and share essential skills and knowledge to systematically address disaster risk reduction challenges at the communi

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ESA International Summerschool on GNSS 2014

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Ostrava
Basic Information
Date: 
21/07/2014 - 31/07/2014
Venue: 
Campus of the Technical University
Venue Country: 
Czech Republic
Event Organisers: 

European Space Agency, European Commission - Joint Research Centre

Co-organisers: 

Stanford University, Institut Supérieur de l'Aeronautique et de l'Espace (ISAE), Toulouse

Graz University of Technology

University FAF Munich,

supported by Space Technologies and Satellite Systems Department, the Technical University of Ostrava, City of Ostrava.

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Training Event
Training Target Audience: 
The following participants can register for the ESA Summer School: Graduate students (more than 3 years studies) PhD students and postdoctoral researchers (< 35 years) Young engineers and professionals from industry and agencies (< 35 years)
Is a certificate Issued?: 
No certificate issued or not known
Training Requirements: 

The programme is open to graduate students (with a first university degree), Ph.D. candidates, early-stage researchers and young professional willing to broaden their knowledge.

Tuition Remarks: 

From 750 to 1100 EUR.

The objective of this Summer School is to provide the attendees with a comprehensive overview on satellite navigation, starting from the GNSS system, its signals, the processing of the observations

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49.8209
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18.2625

International training course on seismology, seismic data analysis, hazard assessment and risk mitigation

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Thu, 12/06/2014
Venue City: 
Bogota
Basic Information
Date: 
06/10/2014 - 31/10/2014
Venue Country: 
Colombia
Event Organisers: 

German Research Centre for Geosciences (GFZ)

Co-organisers: 

Federal Foreign Office, Germany

Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogota (UN)

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Training Event
Is a certificate Issued?: 
No certificate issued or not known

The GFZ carries out annual training courses on 'Seismology and

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4.59806
longitude: 
-74.0758

European Hyperspectral Seminar

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Gilching
Basic Information
Date: 
12/05/2014 - 14/05/2014
Venue: 
Exelis Visual Information Solutions
Venue Country: 
Germany
Event Organisers: 

Exelis Visual Information Solutions

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Training Event
Is a certificate Issued?: 
No certificate issued or not known
Training Requirements: 

A basic level of remote sensing knowledge is necessary to take advantage of what this seminar has to offer.

Training Tuition: 
1,750.00 EUR

European Hyperspectral Seminar

Training Workshop on Glacier Hydrological Monitoring and Assessment

Basic Information
Date: 
21/04/2014 - 12/05/2014
Event Organisers: 

ICIMOD

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Training Event
Is a certificate Issued?: 
No certificate issued or not known

The International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMO

Community based disaster risk management

Basic Information
Date: 
30/06/2014 - 09/08/2014
Venue Country: 
Japan
Event Organisers: 

Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA)

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Training Event
Is a certificate Issued?: 
No certificate issued or not known

The aim of the course is that participants understand the importan

2nd International training workshop on space technology for disaster mitigation

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Fri, 04/04/2014
Venue City: 
Beijing
Basic Information
Date: 
03/06/2014 - 13/06/2014
Venue Country: 
China
Event Organisers: 

Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS)

Institute of Remote Sensing and Digital Earth (RADI)

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Training Event
Training Target Audience: 
Early- and mid-career scientists, policy makers from developing countries with background of space technologies or disaster mitigation as an advantage; skills of fluent English communication required. Participation is limited to 20 people, and female applicants will be given priority. Selected applicants will be provided with round-trip airfares between their home countries and Beijing, as well as local expenses during the workshops.
Is a certificate Issued?: 
No certificate issued or not known

Experts from international institutions across the globe will share their experiences working in space technology for disaster mitigation, an increasingly critical field.

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39.904
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116.408

DHI Conference on applications of hydraulic modelling

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Jakarta
Basic Information
Date: 
10/02/2014 - 11/02/2014
Venue: 
Grand Kemang Hotel
Venue Country: 
Indonesia
Event Organisers: 
Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Training Event
Is a certificate Issued?: 
No certificate issued or not known

DHI Water and Environment will host a 2 day conference in Jakarta, Indonesia on the 10th and 11th February 2014.

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-6.20876
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106.846

Training on operational tropical cyclone forecasting at RSMC tropical cyclone

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
New Delhi
Basic Information
Date: 
17/02/2014 - 01/03/2014
Venue Country: 
India
Event Organisers: 

World Meteorological Organization

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Training Event
Is a certificate Issued?: 
No certificate issued or not known

For more information contact the organizers at cnf@wmo.int

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28.6353
longitude: 
77.225

Natural Disaster awareness for community leaders

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Southhampton, New York
Basic Information
Date: 
28/02/2014
Venue Country: 
United States of America
Event Organisers: 

National Disaster Training Preparedness Center (NDPTC)

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Training Event
Training Target Audience: 
This course is intended for traditional community leaders, religious organizations, the business community, civic groups, elected leaders, emergency managers, and first responders.
Is a certificate Issued?: 
No certificate issued or not known

Community leaders have the responsibility and opportunity to enhance their

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