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ICIMOD provides resources and expertise to support earthquake relief efforts in Nepal

ICIMOD supports relief operations in destroyed areas (Image:Hilmi Hacaloğlu)

UN-SPIDER's Regional Support Office in Nepal, the International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development in the Hindu Kush Himalayas (ICIMOD), formed a team of GIS and remote sensing experts to support relief efforts after the 7.8 earthquake that hit Nepal on 25 April 2015.

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Training Course on GIS and Statistical Analysis for WASH Programmes

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11/05/2015 to 16/05/2015

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Mon, 04/05/2015

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Nairobi

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IRES Training Centre

Venue Country: 

  • Kenya

Event Organisers: 

IRES (Indepth Research Services)

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Training Course on GIS in Epidemiology and Public Health

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The training workshop will discuss the application of GIS in Epidemiology and Public Health

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25/05/2015 to 30/05/2015

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Mon, 18/05/2015

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Nairobi

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IRES Training Centre

Venue Country: 

  • Kenya

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IRES (Indepth Research Services)

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GIS Mapping and Spatial Analysis for Policy Makers

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Almost all the data collected, analysed and visualized in all organizations have a spatial element. This has made Geographic Information Systems (GIS) a standard component in NGOs, public and private organizations. This has also created the need for GIS professionals in these organizations. 

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23/03/2015 to 27/03/2015

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Nairobi

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Nairobi

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  • Kenya

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E-enhancement Centre

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Esri launches open data website

ArcGIS Open Data provides access to open datasets around the world

The Geographic Information Systems (GIS) provider Esri announced the launch of their new website ArcGIS Open Data providing access to open datasets around the world including direct access to thousands of open government datasets. 

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Tue, 10/02/2015 - 12:15

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GIS for the United Nations and the International Community Conference

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Join geospatial professionals from international organizations and non-governmental/nonprofit organizations at the 2015 GIS for the United Nations and the International Community Conference from May 18 to 20, 2015 at Campus Biotech in Geneva, Switzerland. Learn how GIS can help you identify and map the locations of vulnerable populations, communicate complex situations with simple web maps, plan where to execute program activities to meet objectives and deliver results, and more.

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18/05/2015 to 20/05/2015

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Geneva

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Campus Biotech

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  • Switzerland

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UNOSAT, Esri

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GISCA - the Annual Central Asia GIS Conference

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Geographic Information Science and Technologies have evolved into a key instrument for managing our societies, environments and infrastructures, as well as individuals’ daily lives.   Continued success of this development depends on cooperation across disciplines, open information policies and a highly educated workforce.   The GISCA series of conferences aims at building a Central Asian network of GIS professionals supporting the sustained development of this region into an environmentally friendly, secure and prosperous society.  

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14/05/2015 to 16/05/2015

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Fri, 06/02/2015

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Tashkent Institute of Irrigation and Melioration

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Tashkent

Venue Country: 

  • Uzbekistan

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ACA*GIScience, together with theGE-UZ Tempus project, TIIM as local organizers and Z_GIS at the University of Salzburg (Austria) 

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GIS and Remote Sensing Software

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CSSTEAP: 20th Post Graduate Course in Remote Sensing and GIS

CSSTEAP has recently announced its 20th post graduate programme on Remote Sensing

The Centre for Space Science and Technology Education in Asia and the Pacific (CSSTEAP) has recently announced its 20th Post Graduate Course in

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Tue, 13/01/2015 - 08:39

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ASAL provides training sessions in remote sensing and GIS to Sahara and Sahel countries

Satellite imagery of the northeastern coast of Algeria

From 24 November to 5 December 2014, the Algerian Space Agency ASAL offered two training sessions in remote sensing and GIS at the Observatory of the Sahara and the Sahel (OSS) headquarters in Tunis, Algeria.

Fourteen candidates from seven countries were involved in the activities. Among the participating countries were Burkina Faso, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal and Chad.

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Thu, 18/12/2014 - 13:42

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