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Bricsys’ local partner, ACA Pacific, selected by Singapore government as Productivity Solutions Grant (PSG) vendor
The partnership will enable Singaporean companies to access the...
MapmyIndia joins hands with ISRO to boost 3D mapping
Homegrown navigation firm MapmyIndia on Friday said it has...
ISRO and Pataa to develop satellite image-based digital addresses
Bengaluru: Pataa Navigations and Indian National Space Promotion and Authorisation...
Esri UK launches careers resources to inspire more students to study geography and GIS
Esri UK today announced a new Careers with GIS...
Southeast Asia’s Grab to offer mapping services to other firms in search for profit
(Reuters) - Grab Holdings Ltd said on Wednesday it...
Hancom launches S. Korea’s 1st commercial Earth observation satellite
SEOUL - A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket lifted off...
Chinese Automaker Launches Nine Satellites to Aid Self-Driving Cars
China’s Zhejiang Geely Holding Group unveiled the first nine...
NASA team in India to discuss on joint mission ‘NISAR’ with ISRO; launch likely by Q1 2023
A visiting delegation from the American Space Agency (NASA)...
South Korea Embarks On Domestic UAS Development
SEOUL—South Korea’s Agency for Defense Development (ADD) has confirmed...
Australian 5G Innovation Initiative SkyLink UTM Trials
The 5G UTM trial is part of an overall...

November 18th, 2011
Beyond Bushfires, a Study Into Community Resilience and Recovery

A long-term study into the health and wellbeing of community members affected by the 2009 Victorian bushfires, is being led by the University of Melbourne. The study aims to capture a diversity of experiences including those directly or indirectly affected by the tragic bushfires in February 2009, in rural communities across Victoria. Researchers have launched the study in response to a need for evidence-based research to better support the development of policy and service delivery for fire affected families and communities over time. Dr Lisa Gibbs of the University’s School of Population Health and McCaughey Centre said it is hoped the results of the study will be applied into policies to help communities and services with strategies to improve recovery in future catastrophes. Read More