We are pleased to publish the UN-SPIDER May 2011 Newsletter. Our periodic Newsletters contain news on recent UN-SPIDER activities.
This publication is accessible at “UN-SPIDER Newsletter”: http://www.un-spider.org/about/newsletter/may-2011
In addition we would like to announce that the proceedings of the 2010 UN-SPIDER Bonn Workshop are now online! Go to Bonn Workshop to read more.
In this issue:
SpaceAid resource page contributes to information- and data flow after earthquake and tsunami in Japan
-Satellite communication, a failsafe option for disaster management and emergency response
-UNOOSA seminar at GSSF, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
-Training Course at Arab Naif University for Security Sciences, Riyadh, and visits with the top management of International Organizations in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
-Now online! Proceedings of the Fourth International UN-SPIDER Bonn Workshop
-Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction
-UN-SPIDER Side Event at the Third Global Platform
-Juan Acuña about the Chilean Space Agency and its role in disaster management
-OGC reduces membership fees for developing nations
- Project Development
-Regional answers to global challenges: UN-SPIDER contributes to workshop on global environmental change and water-related diseases in Uzbekistan
The UN-SPIDER Team