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Atlas of the Human Planet 2020 virtual launch

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Atlas of the Human Planet 2020 Launch Event

The Atlas of the Human Planet 2020 – Open Geoinformation for Research, Policy and Action will be launched on Thursday January 21, 15:00 (UTC+01:00) Brussels, Copenhagen, Madrid, Paris online. 

The Atlas of the Human Planet 2020 is a deliverable of the GEO Human Planet Initiative and the JRC. It collects contributions from more than 100 users of the Global Human Settlement Layer data sets among decision makers, researchers and practitioners.

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21/01/2021

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Thu, 21/01/2021

Event Organisers: 

GEO Human Planet Initiative and the Eurpean Joint Research Center (JRC)

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24th Postgraduate Course on Remote Sensing and GIS (RS & GIS)

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From 1 July, 2019 until 31 March, 2020, the 24th Postgraduate Course on Remote Sensing and GIS (RS & GIS) will take place at the Indian Institute of Remote Sensing (IIRS) in Dehradun, India.

The programme is organised by the Centre for space science and technology Education in asia and the pacific (CSSTEAP). It is based on the premise to facilitate sustainable resource management in developing countries.

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01/07/2019 to 31/03/2020

Registration Deadline: 

Thu, 28/02/2019

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Indian Institute of Remote Sensing (IIRS)

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Dehradun

Venue Country: 

  • India

Event Organisers: 

Centre for space science and technology Education in asia and the pacific (CSSTEAP)

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United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA), Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), Indian Institute of Remote Sensing  (IIRS)

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Survey: Possible EU actions in relation to global coordination of Earth observations

The survey will assess the general awareness of the European public on Earth observations

The European Commission has launched a survey as a way to consult the public on possible actions of the European Union (EU) in relation to global coordination of Earth observations via the Group on Earth Observations (GEO)

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Tue, 10/02/2015 - 12:33

The Group on Earth Observations and the System of Systems in Asia; the Next 10 years

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OGC and GEO announce joint session on GEOSS in Asia: The Next 10 years November 13, 2014 - Join the Group on Earth Observations (GEO), the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) and invited speakers at a special joint session scheduled for December 1st, 1100-1800 (JST), in Tokyo, Japan. The session is intended to provide an overview and discussion on the state of the Group on Earth Observations System of Systems (GEOSS) and the role of OGC and other standards to enable greater interoperability in the context of Asia, with a particular focus on GEO plans for the next ten years.

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01/12/2014

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Akiharaba Convention Hall (5th Floor), Tokyo, Room 5C-2

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Tokyo

Venue Country: 

  • Japan

Event Organisers: 

Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC)

Co-organisers: 

Group on Earth Observations (GEO)

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UN-SPIDER participates in Group on Earth Observations Plenary held in Geneva

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Thu, 27/11/2014 - 16:59

GEO Appathon 2014 winners announced

Group on Earth Observations Summit in Geneva

During the Eleventh Plenary Session of the Group on Earth Observations (GEO), held last week in Geneva, the winners of the GEO Appathon 2014 were announced.

The initiative emphasizes the power of Earth observation data through the creation of easy-to-use “apps” developed from the 80 million-plus resources available on GEO’s signature Global Earth Observation System of Systems (GEOSS) data platform.

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Fri, 21/11/2014 - 14:46

Call for Experts: Gabon Technical Advisory Mission

Gabon captured by ESA's Envisat radar sensor in 2005

At the invitation of the Government of Gabon, and in connection with the upcoming GEO-XI Plenary in Gabon, UNOOSA (through the UN-SPIDER Programme) is tentatively planning to conduct a Technical Advisory Mission (TAM) to Gabon from 4 to 7 November 2014.

UN-SPIDER is therefore seeking four to six qualified international experts from the space- and Disaster Management communities who would be interested to volunteer for participating in this Mission, if confirmed.

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Thu, 31/07/2014 - 16:29

First Preparatory Committee meeting for WCDRR concluded

Member States delegations convened in Geneva

On 14 and 15 July 2014, Member States and major groups convened in Geneva, Switzerland for the First Session of the Preparatory Committee of Third United Nations World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction (WCDRR) to provide clear guidance and inputs to what the post-2015 framework should look like. In March 2015, Member State delegations will come together during the WCDRR in Sendai, Japan, and will agree on a global post-2015 framework for disaster risk reduction.

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Thu, 17/07/2014 - 10:03

GEO Announces GEO Appathon 2014 Competition

Our Earth from Space

On 9 May 2014 the Group on Earth Observations (GEO) announced the launch of GEO Appathon 2014.

GEO Appathon is a global competition held to challenge individual competitors and teams to develop new, exciting and easy to use mobile “apps” using Earth Observation data available on the GEO Global Earth Observation System of Systems (GEOSS) to provide people with the information to make informed decisions about their environments.  The U.S Agency for International Development (USAID) is offering $20,000.00 in prizes for this event.

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Thu, 15/05/2014 - 11:06

Natural Disaster Mitigation and Earth Observations: a GEOSS perspective

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Earth Observation and information system had advanced considerably in the last decades. They proved to be of great value for first responders and risk managers in disaster areas. GEO with the support of UNISDR and other governmental and non-governmental organizations, are trying to advertise the usage of satellite imagery and the knowledge gathered from it in order to better manage the risks of natural disasters and other hazards.

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13/01/2014

Registration Deadline: 

Wed, 08/01/2014

Venue: 

Centre International de Conferences

Venue City: 

Geneva

Event Organisers: 

Secure World Foundation and GEO Secretariat

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