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Viet Nam: UN-SPIDER Workshop on geospatial information concluded

Workshop participants engaged in a simulation exercise
Viet Nam's Vice Minister for Agriculture, Dr. Hoang Van Thang

From 10 to 15 November 2014, UN-SPIDER offered a workshop and a simulation exercise to about 100 participants from national institutions, NGOs, and international organizations in Viet Nam.

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lun, 17/11/2014 - 14:27
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UN-SPIDER participates in 3rd High Level Forum of UN Committee of Experts on Geospatial Information

UN-SPIDER's expert Shirish Ravan spoke about space-based information

UN-SPIDER participated in the 3rd High Level Forum of the United Nations Committee of Experts on Global Geospatial Info

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lun, 27/10/2014 - 14:16
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2014 ForestSAT conference

Hora y duración
Ciudad: 
Riva del Garda
Información básica
Fecha: 
04/11/2014 - 07/11/2014
Lugar: 
Riva del Garda Fiere Congressi Spa
País: 
Italy
Organizadores del evento: 

Newcastle University

Idioma del evento: 
English

ForestSAT 2014 is the 6th international conference in a series focusing on the applications of forest geomatics, previous conferences have taken place in Scotland, Sweden, France, Spain and USA.

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China: Geoinformation Industry Plan released

Xinjiang, China, seen from Space

The People's Republic of China has published its first development plan for the geographic information industry, as

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mar, 26/08/2014 - 11:41
latitude: 
39.904
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116.408

Geospatial and Mapping Science Degrees

Hora y duración
Ciudad: 
Glasgow
Información básica
Fecha: 
01/09/2014 - 01/07/2015
Lugar: 
University of Glasgow
País: 
United Kingdom
Organizadores del evento: 

School of Geographical and Earth Sciences of the University of Glasgow

Idioma del evento: 
English
Detalles del entrenamiento
Tipo de entrenamiento evento: 
Oportunidad de entrenamiento academico
Is a certificate Issued?: 
No certificate issued or not known

Geospatial and Mapping Sciences from the University of Glasgow is an innovative, industry-sponsored programme.

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55.8721
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Africa Geospatial Forum postponed due to Ebola outbreak

Nigeria seen from space

The Africa Geospatial Forum, scheduled to take place in Lagos, Nigeria on 19 and 20 August 2014, had to be postponed due to the Ebola outbreak in the region, as the organizers

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lun, 18/08/2014 - 07:44
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6.52438
longitude: 
3.37921

UN-SPIDER organizes pre-event to AMCDRR

The pre-conference event highlighted the usefulness of space technologies

UN-SPIDER and World Bank's Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery (GFDRR) successfully organized a pre-conference event of the 6th Asian Ministerial Conference on Disaster Risk Red

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lun, 23/06/2014 - 09:33
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13.7367
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100.523

Investing in Geospatial and space-based information to support DRR & CCA investment

Hora y duración
Ciudad: 
Bangkok
Información básica
Fecha: 
22/06/2014
Lugar: 
Bangkok Convention Center at Centara Grand, Lotus 12 Room
País: 
Thailand
Organizadores del evento: 

UN-SPIDER and the World Bank's Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery (GFDRR)

Idioma del evento: 
English

UN-SPIDER invites participants of 6th Asian Ministerial Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction (AMCDRR) in Bangkok to attend the pr

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13.7367
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100.523

Joint UN-SPIDER/ICIMOD International Training Programme on Multi-level Risk Profiling

Participants of the training programme multi-level risk profiling
UN-SPIDER's expert, Mr Shirish Ravan, holding a lecture

From 9 to 13 June 2014, UN-SPIDER is conducting an international training programme on multi-level risk profiling jointly with its Regional Support Office ICIMOD.

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lun, 09/06/2014 - 13:48
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27.7
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OGC announces new Discrete Global Grid Systems Standards Working Group

A Discrete Global Grid System represents the Earth with a tessellation of cells.

The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) announces the formation of a new OGC Technical Committee Standards Working Group (SWG) in order to propose terms for a standard to enable interoperability throu

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vie, 14/03/2014 - 14:56