DRM

GIS application in disaster risk reduction training

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A training on Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) through the use of Geographical Information Systems (GIS) for hazard mapping and modeling will take place from 13 to 23 November in Nairobi, Kenya. The training will also discuss the use of web-based data sources to facilitate research on disaster management, and the use of searchable databases for hazard information.

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Date: 

13/11/2018 to 23/11/2018

Registration Deadline: 

Tue, 13/11/2018

Venue City: 

Nairobi

Venue Country: 

  • Kenya

Language of event: 

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7th International Conference on Integrated Natural Disaster Management

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The 7th INDM conference will bring together Iranian and international experts in risk and disaster management in Tehran, Iran in February 2016. The conference will cover a broad range of topics - in line with the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030 - from the need for an improved understanding of disaster risk in all its dimensions of exposure, vulnerability and hazard characteristics, to the strengthening of disaster risk governance, avoidance of creation of new risks, climate change adaptation, GEO-information, disaster medicine, and socio-economic vulnerability.

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Date: 

15/02/2016 to 16/02/2016

Registration Deadline: 

Sat, 16/01/2016

Venue: 

INDM Secretariate - Office No 1,2nd Floor,Takhte Jamshid Building,Hamid Sedigh St,South Bahar Ave

Venue City: 

Tehran

Venue Country: 

  • Iran (Islamic Republic of)

Event Organisers: 

International Conference on Integrated Natural Disaster Management Secretariat (INDM-2014)

 

Co-organisers: 

Global Risk Forum (GRF)

Language of event: 

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Geo-Information in Disaster Situations (GIDS): 6th Edition

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The aim of the course is to enable participants to work with basic GIS tools and methodologies in preparation of disaster related maps in support of emergency response operations. A central part of the course involves collecting pre and post disaster baseline data from web sources, preparing, and analysing and creating situation maps to support emergency response. Hands on experience with the field data collection tools like GPS, PDA and UAV will also be part of the course. 

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Date: 

29/02/2016 to 11/03/2016

Registration Deadline: 

Fri, 30/10/2015

Venue City: 

Geneva

Venue Country: 

  • Switzerland

Event Organisers: 

United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR)

Co-organisers: 

University of Copenhagen

Language of event: 

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Comprehensive Disaster Risk Management Framework

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The Comprehensive Disaster Risk Management Framework course is the introductory course of the World Bank Institute's web-based learning program in disaster risk management. Successful completion of this course allows participants to enroll in subsequent specialization courses of the program.

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Date: 

16/04/2015 to 27/05/2015

Event Organisers: 

NIDM

Language of event: 

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Cooperation countering wildfires in South Africa by testing ICT System

The Advancing Information and Communication Technology for Disaster risk management in Africa (AÏDA) project aims at sharing knowledge about affordable ICT solutions in support of DRM in Africa.

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Fri, 31/07/2009 - 00:00
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