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UNOOSA/UN-SPIDER supports summer courses at Central European University

UNOOSA/UN-SPIDER is supporting two courses in the Summer University 2015 of the Central European University in Budapest (Image: CEU)

UNOOSA/UN-SPIDER is supporting two summer courses at the Central European University in Budapest, Hungary this July. The application deadline for both courses is 15 March 2015.

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Fri, 13/03/2015 - 10:05

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Bridging ICTs and Environment - Innovations in Disaster Risk Management

This is event is available for participation on an ongoing basis
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The course builds upon existing UNDP experience in

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Date: 

13/07/2015 to 17/07/2015

Registration Deadline: 

Sun, 15/03/2015

Venue: 

Central European University

Venue City: 

Budapest

Venue Country: 

  • Hungary

Event Organisers: 

Summer University of Central European University, Budapest

Co-organisers: 

United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Bureau for Crisis Prevention and Recovery and the Secretariat of Black Sea Commission  

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Bridging ICTs and Environment - Making Information Talk and Technologies Work

This is event is available for participation on an ongoing basis
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This course aims at bridging the gap between environmental / public policy professionals and cutting-edge technologies and their practical application by bringing ICT developers and experts (e.g. the United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs and Esri) into the classroom and arranging their direct communication with decision making groups, making data and emerging technologies more accessible, usable, and relevant for decision-making.

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06/07/2015 to 10/07/2015

Registration Deadline: 

Sun, 15/03/2015

Venue: 

Central European University

Venue City: 

Budapest

Venue Country: 

  • Hungary

Event Organisers: 

Summer University of Central European University, Budapest

Co-organisers: 

Eye on earth, United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs, Global Universities Partnership on Environment for Sustainability

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Water quality of European lake measured from space

Satellite image of Lake Balaton (Image: Viktor Tóth)

Satellite technology allows to assess the quality of water on Earth through the visualization of pollution levels otherwise invisible to the human eye, as a recent study shows.

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Thu, 05/03/2015 - 09:39

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Hungary: Regional Support Office supports response to Danube floods

The read arrows show the location of the possible leakage discovered by RSO staf

In early June this year, Hungary, along with Austria and Germany, was facing the largest-ever flood of the Danube.

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Mon, 01/07/2013 - 16:37

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Floods in Europe

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In early June 2013, widespread flooding in central Europe has inundated swathes of Austria, Germany, Slovakia and the Czech Republic, killing at least 15 people.

Pre-Flood Soil Moisture:

ESA's SMOS satellite captured the extremely high soil moisture levels monitored previous to the floods on 31 May and 2 June 2013.

Disaster Type: 

Short title: 

Link compilation: Satellite images for Floods in Europe

Name: 

Floods in Central Europe

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FL-2013-000068-DEU

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Central Europe

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02/06/2013
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Károly Róbert University College establishes new Remote Sensing Laboratory

A scientific workshop about finishing the project “Establishment of an environmental monitoring and remote sensing laboratory at Károly Róbert University College” was held at the College at the end of 2012. This new laboratory provides an excellent opportunity for students to get information about the most recent Remote Sensing technologies and methods.

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Mon, 07/01/2013 - 08:04

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Mon, 01/07/2013

Hyperspectral data plays important role in environmental monitoring

In cooperation with Galileo Group, UN-SPIDER's Regional Support Office in Hungary, the Karoly Robert University College, participated in an Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) flight operations and hyperspectral data collections for a NASA sponsored project to m

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Tue, 18/12/2012 - 08:25

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Tue, 12/18/2012

Regional Support Office Károly Róbert College wins national competition

UN-SPIDER’s Hungarian RSO, the Károly Róbert College, was the winner of the Hungarian national competition „Digital Hungarian Maps 2011”.

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Mon, 07/05/2012 - 09:36

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Mon, 05/07/2012

Karoly Robert University of Hungary joins UN-SPIDER as an RSO

On 7 February 2012, during the Forty-ninth session of the Scientific and Technical Subcommittee of the Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space (COPUOS), UN-SPIDER and the Karoly Robert University of Hungary signed the cooperation agreement to incorporate the Research Institute of Remote Sensing (RIRS) of the Faculty of Natural Resources Management and Rural Development in Gyongyos, Hungary, as the newest Regional Support Office of the UN-SPIDER Programme.

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Mon, 12/03/2012 - 09:43

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Mon, 03/12/2012

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