You are in the STAGING environment

Meeting

  • Do more with your content!Discover PreventionWeb Services
  • Print
  • Latin America & Caribbean - Human security and crisis management UK Space Agency


    Date: 14 Jul 2021
    https://www.preventionweb.net/go/78513

    Email sent!

    An email has been sent to the email addresses provided, with a link to this content.

    Thank you for sharing!

    OK

Latin America & Caribbean - Human security and crisis management

MAIN ORGANIZER(S): UK Space Agency (UKSA)

Type: Meeting or Conference Date: 14 Jul 2021 Location: Online event

The UK Space Agency's International Partnership Programme (IPP) will be delivering a series of regional webinars, aimed at promoting our projects' capabilities and outcomes/impacts across climate change, humanitarian, agriculture, maritime, and disaster resilience.

Time

15:00 - 16:30 BST

Projects involved:

DAMSAT (DAm Monitoring from SATellites) (HR Wallingford)

DAMSAT uses satellite technology to remotely monitor water and tailings dams and other tailings deposit areas.

D-MOSS (Dengue Forecasting Model Satellite-based System) (HR Wallingford)

D-MOSS is a pioneering dengue forecasting system which gives beneficiaries several months advance warning of likely outbreaks of dengue fever. This system uses Earth Observation data to give early warning for dengue fever outbreaks in three South Asian countries.

CommonSensing (UNITAR - United Nations Institute for Training and Research)

CommonSensing uses satellite remote sensing capabilities to support the Governments of Fiji, the Solomon Islands, and Vanuatu in their efforts to build resilience to the devastating impacts of climate change and improve access to climate finance.

RIOS (Re-settlement Information and Observation System) (Institute of Environmental Analytics)

RIOS will provide a monitoring service for managing informal settlements in Colombia, aiming to help mitigate against the danger of loss of life arising from natural disasters in settlement areas

ASTUS (Anti-trafficking using Satellite Technology for Uganda’s Sustainability (University of Nottingham)

ASTUS aims to tackle human trafficking and forced labour. It will develop a stakeholder-informed data-driven Earth Observation (EO) approach to support anti-trafficking efforts in Uganda.  

Event website: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/uksa-ipp-latin-america-caribbean-human-security-and-crisis-management-tickets-155787483557



Add this content to your collection!

Enter an existing tag to add this content to one or more of your current collections. To start a new collection, enter a new tag below.

See My collections to name and share your collection
Back to search results to find more content to tag

Log in to add your tags

PLEASE NOTE: CONTENT IS DISPLAYED AS LAST POSTED BY A PREVENTIONWEB COMMUNITY MEMBER OR EDITOR. THE VIEWS EXPRESSED THEREIN ARE NOT NECESSARILY THOSE OF UNDRR PREVENTIONWEB, OR ITS SPONSORS. See our terms of use