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

Space-based technology to help deal with disasters

16 Sep 2014, CNS

'Given the increasing impact of global climate change we will further promote the use of space-based technologies in disaster management," said Pang Chenmin, director of the National Disaster Reduction Center'...


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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