UN-SPIDER activity

UN-SPIDER and CEPREDENAC raise awareness about space-based products for monitoring 2020 forest fire season in Honduras

Screenshot of visualizing CO emissions from forest fires in Honduras using data from the Sentinel-5P satellite and Sentinel Hub EO Browser.

On 22 July 2020, UN-SPIDER and the Central American Coordination Centre for Natural Disaster Prevention (CEPREDENAC) joined forces to conduct a webinar on the use of novel space-based products and services to monitor forest fires that took place during the spring of 2020 in Honduras.

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lun, 27/07/2020 - 17:43

UN-SPIDER International Expert Meeting "Towards Big (Space) Data in Support of Disaster Risk Reduction and Emergency Response in Africa"

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The United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA), through its Platform for Space-based Information for Disaster Management and Emergency Response (UN-SPIDER), conducted an International Expert Meeting on 12 November at the UN Campus in Bonn, Germany. “Towards Big (Space) Data in Support of Disaster Risk Reduction and Emergency Response in Africa” aimed at contributing to an increased use of big data approaches and satellite technologies in African countries to respond to challenges posed by natural hazards.

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51

Longitud: 

7

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Fecha: 

12/11/2018

Fecha límite de inscripción: 

jue, 01/11/2018

Lugar: 

UN Campus

Ciudad: 

Bonn

País: 

  • Germany

Organizadores del evento: 

United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA) through the UN-SPIDER Bonn office

Co-organizadores: 

German Aerospace Center (DLR), in cooperation with the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi) and supported by the Centre for Remote Sensing of Land Surfaces (ZFL) of the University of Bonn.

Idioma del evento: 

1

Stakeholder Workshop on Earth observation-based information products for drought risk on a national basis

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The Stakeholder Workshop on Earth observation-based information products for drought risk on a national basis (EviDENz) occurred from 4 to 8 June 2018 in Pretoria and Eastern Cape, South Africa.

 

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-32

Longitud: 

26

Fecha: 

04/06/2018 to 08/06/2018

Fecha límite de inscripción: 

lun, 04/06/2018

Ciudad: 

Pretoria and Eastern Cape

País: 

  • South Africa

Organizadores del evento: 

DiMTEC, University of the Free State (UFS), South Africa, ZFL, University of Bonn, UNU-EHS, UNOOSA / UN-SPIDER

Idioma del evento: 

1

United Nations International Conference on Space-based Technologies for Disaster Risk Reduction - "Building Resilience through Integrated Applications"

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The Office for Outer Space Affairs hosted the 7th United Nations International Conference on "Space-based Technologies for Disaster Risk Reduction – Building Resilience through Integrated Applications Risk” in Beijing from 23 to 25 October 2017. The conference was organized by the UN-SPIDER Beijing Office and followed six conferences held since 2011.

Latitud: 

40

Longitud: 

116

Fecha: 

23/10/2017 to 25/10/2017

Fecha límite de inscripción: 

lun, 28/08/2017

Lugar: 

Grand Gongda Jianguo Hotel

Ciudad: 

Beijing

País: 

  • China

Organizadores del evento: 

United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs / UN-SPIDER and Ministry of Civil Affairs of the People's Republic of China

Co-organizadores: 

China National Space Administration, Asia Pacific Space Cooperation Organisation, Regional Centre for Space Science and Technology Education for Asia and the Pacific, and World Bank

Idioma del evento: 

1
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