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Using space-based technologies to improve disaster management and provide data for DRR

UNOSAT encourages the DRR community to use technology to build resilience

15 Jul 2014, UNITAR

UNITAR Research Director says: 'Our message is that a good DRR strategy for the future ought to show a clear understanding of the role of technology in planning for and building resilience'...


Extracts of progress reports by progress indicator on the implementation of the Hyogo Framework for Action
  • Indicator 2.1 [PDF, 116Kb]National and local risk assessments based on hazard data and vulnerability information are available and include risk assessments for key sectors
  • Indicator 3.1 [PDF, 105Kb]Relevant information on disasters is available and accessible at all levels, to all stakeholders (through networks, development of information sharing systems etc)

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