UN-SPIDER Updates August 2019

Dear readers,

We're glad to share with you the August 2019 UN-SPIDER Monthly Updates.

We would like to make use of this occasion to remind you that self-funded applicants can apply until 18 October to participate in our UN-SPIDER Bonn International Conference “Space-based Solutions for Disaster Management in Africa: Challenges, Applications, Partnerships”. The event will take place 6-8 November 2019. The deadline to apply for those seeking funding has elapsed on 30 August.

Below the updates, you'll also find an events calendar with upcoming conferences, workshops and seminars organized by the community.

Enjoy the read!

UN-SPIDER at a glance

News from the community

Title Organized by City Country Date
The Second United Nations World Geospatial Information Congress (UNWGIC)

Committee of Experts on Global Geospatial Information Management (UN-GGIM)

Hyderabad India 10/10/2022 to 10/14/2022
International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction

United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNDRR)

10/13/2022 to 10/13/2022
2nd Climate Observation Conference

Global Climate Observing System (GCOS)

EUMETSAT

Darmstadt Germany 10/17/2022 to 10/19/2022
Intermediate Webinar: Disaster Assessment Using Synthetic Aperture Radar

NASA ARSET

10/19/2022 to 10/27/2022
GEO Blue Planet 5th Symposium

GEO Blue Planet Secretariat

AIR Centre

University of Ghana

University of Energy and Natural Resources in Ghana

Accra Ghana 10/24/2022 to 10/28/2022
1st Space4Water Stakeholder Meeting

United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA)

Vienna Austria 10/27/2022 to 10/28/2022
UN/Azerbaijan Workshop on the International Space Weather Initiative: The Sun, Space Weather and Geosphere

United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA)

Bake State University

Baku Azerbaijan 10/31/2022 to 11/04/2022
GEO Week 2022

Group on Earth Observations (GEO)

Accra Ghana 10/31/2022 to 11/04/2022
27th Conference of the Parties of the UNFCCC (COP27)

Egypt

UNFCCC

Sharm El-Sheikh Egypt 11/06/2022 to 11/18/2022
5th International Symposium & Field Workshop: Living with Climate Change

Egyptian Society of Environmental Changes (ESEC)

Luxor Egypt 11/08/2022 to 11/11/2022