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Volcanic Eruption in Guatemala

On 13 September 2012, Fuego volcano in Guatemala again erupted, forcing the National Coordinating Agency for Disaster Reduction (CONRED) to declare an institutional  "Orange Alert" and ev

Disaster Information
Name: 
Volcanic Eruption
Region: 
Guatemala
Occurance Date: 
13/09/2012
latitude: 
14.473
longitude: 
-90.88

Volcano in the Philippines

The Bulusan volcano in the central Philippines has been ejecting ash and steam since since 6 November 2010.

Disaster Information
Name: 
Volcano in the Philippines
Region: 
the Philippines
Occurance Date: 
10/11/2010
latitude: 
12.7692
longitude: 
124.057

Volcano in Indonesia

Indonesia's Mount Merapi erupted three times on Tuesday, causing thousands to flee; authorities had put an area 10 km around the crater on red alert Monday.

Disaster Information
Name: 
Volcano in Indonesia
Region: 
Indonesia
Occurance Date: 
26/10/2010
latitude: 
-8.05
longitude: 
114.25

Activities of the European Satellite Operators Association (ESO) Disaster Management

The UN-SPIDER Knowledge Management & Information Dissemination System

SAFER and the GMES Emergency Response Service: One step closer to full-scale operational deployment

Category: 
Human Aspects related

Overview of SAFER (Services and Applications For Emergency Response) and GMES Emergency Response Service. Examples of SAFER activations were showed.

The Earth Observation and GIS communities fighting the climate crisis

Category: 
Human Aspects related

The Planet Action Initiative: supporting projects addressing climate change issues and related disaster risk reduction and management.

Tools for Earth Observation/Remote Sensing for Disaster Menagement and Emergency Response, A Case Study Earthquake Prediction

Policy perspectives for the use of satellite applications in Africa

Category: 
Human Aspects related

Presentation Overview
1.Background and Aim of the ESPI Study
2.Study Methodology
3.Roundtable and Workshops
4.International and European Goals and Strategies
5.Mapping of Activities and Actors

Research Project e-Triage, IT-Supported Management of Mass Casualty Incidents

Category: 
Human Aspects related

Research Project e-Triage: IT-Supported Management of Mass Casualty Incidents.

e-Triage is a self-contained concept for electronic MCI management:
- Data collection
- Data management