October 2010



  • Fourth United Nations International UN-SPIDER Bonn Workshop
  • SpaceAid supporting disaster response in Benin, Thailand, Philippines, and Myanmar
  • UN-SPIDER at the 8th International Conference of the African Association of Remote Sensing of the Environment (AARSE) and the Garnet-E workshop
  • UN-SPIDER and ADRC organize side event at the 4th Asian Ministerial Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction
  • UN-SPIDER moderates thematic session at GMES User Forum
  • New UN-SPIDER RSO established at the Disaster Risk Reduction Centre of the University of the West Indies


Community News

  • Sentinel Asia covering ten disasters in seven countries
  • International Charter Space and Major Disasters: delivering products for six countries
  • First call for papers for the GI_Forum 2011
  • GSDI12 World Conference “Realising Spatially Enabled Societies”
  • RP supports use of space technology to address climate change
  • Sentinel-3: a new pair of glasses to view earth
  • Geospatial databases and the evolving role of the surveyor
  • DRR Project Portal for Asia and the Pacific


Conferences and Workshops supported by UN-SPIDER

  • 34th International Symposium on Remote Sensing of Environment: “The GEOSS Era: Towards Operational Environmental Monitoring”, Sydney, 10-15 April 2011
  • Gi4DM 2011 – GeoInformation for Disaster Management; Antalya, Turkey, 3-8 May 2011


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