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A drone's eye view: UAV applications for a resilient Seychelles

30 Apr 2018, GFDRR

The Seychelles is now embracing unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV), or drones, as a tool to collect low-cost, highly accurate aerial imagery for resilient development and lower coastal risks. The government has recently invited key members and partners of the Zanzibar Mapping Initiative to lead a south-south knowledge exchange on the topic of drones for development.


    National Platform
  • National Platform Focal Point:
    Division of Risk and Disaster Management [duplicate] (DRDM)
  • Website: http://www.drdm.gov.sc
  • Contact:Director General
  • Phone:+ 248  611200 (Office) +248 722980


  • Hyogo Framework for Action
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    Division of Risk and Disaster Management [duplicate] (DRDM)
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  • Contact:Director General
  • Phone:+ 248  611200 (Office) +248 722980
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