Using space-based technologies to improve disaster management and provide data for DRR
26 Apr 2016, ESCAP
The United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP), in collaboration with the Regional Integrated Multi-Hazard Early Warning System (RIMES), has launched a toolkit that uses real-time satellite data and state-of-the-art flood modeling to improve flood forecasting in transboundary river-basins.
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