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Thursday, April 9th, 2015

Scientific Approaches Support Urban Emergency Management

A growing trend toward more unexpected urban emergencies requires a scientific approach to support urban emergency management. The concept of a resilient city is an effort in that direction, but it hasn't yet been well defined....

Wednesday, January 8th, 2014

NSW Put Emergency Response on the Map

New South Wales’ emergency services will have a new weapon this flood season after rolling out a high-tech mapping system that allows volunteers on the ground to instantly share critical information anytime, anywhere. Backed with Geographic Information...

Friday, December 13th, 2013

The Copernicus Emergency Management Service Activated to Assess Typhoon Haiyan Damage

On the 8th of November (UTC) Typhoon Haiyan hit the Philippines leaving widespread damage across the country, causing a large number of fatalities (the latest figures for the official death toll are more than 5,000) and displacing...

Sunday, November 17th, 2013

New Building Standards and Policies Required for Bushfire Prone Areas

With an early, devastating start to the bushfire season in New South Wales and Queensland, recent disasters in Victoria and Tasmania, and projections that current trends will continue under climate change, it is time to look beyond...

Friday, October 18th, 2013

China Establishes a National Geospatial Data System for First Responders

China has established a national emergency geospatial data system to provide first-responders with detailed maps within two hours after a disaster, a senior official said. At the Chengdu Forum on United Nations Global Geospatial Information Management in...

Thursday, September 13th, 2012

Location Intelligence and Emergency Management: Prevent, Prepare, Respond and Recover with Confidence

Traditional GIS applications have long been a trusted tool of the trade for professionals working in the field of emergency management. Recent advances have led to a greater capability to undertake a holistic approach to incident...

Monday, July 9th, 2012

3-GIS and Geoplex to Provide web-GIS Solutions to Utilities, Telcos and Emergency Management in Australia

3-GIS, a USA based geospatial product development company, and Geoplex, an Australian GIS company that specializes in geospatial technology solutions for utilities and government, have announced a partnership to offer focused GIS software solutions to the Australian...

Monday, April 23rd, 2012

Gensan Hosts Google Map Maker Summit Mindanao

The Tuna Capital hosted Saturday another significant gathering of internet enthusiasts, the first ever Google Map Maker Summit Mindanao designed to “improve tourism and disaster preparedness in the country.” Read More

Thursday, March 24th, 2011

NZGO Builds National Geospatial Skills Database

On 3 March 2011, the New Zealand Geospatial Office offered to build a database of geospatial professionals who may be available to provide relief for the people based in Wellington and Christchurch who are ...