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European aerial surveying industry gathered at the 2022 EAASI Summit
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China releases report on remote sensing monitoring for global ecology
BEIJING - China's Ministry of Science and Technology issued...
Singapore launches Environmental Services Industry Transformation Map, to create more than 1,600 PMET jobs by 2025
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China builds new dam in Tibet near Indian border
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Abu Dhabi’s Bayanat more than doubles 2022 net profit on revenue boost
Bayanat, a geospatial data products and services provider which listed...
Esri India Inks MoU with TEXMiN – IIT (ISM) Dhanbad
Esri India, the country’s leading Geographic Information System (GIS)...
China forms all-weather remote sensing monitoring system for all waters, islands: top aerospace authorities
China’s space technology was deeply applied in the country’s...
EU and Japan to improve Earth observation data through Copernicus
As part of a recent agreement, Japan will provide...
Indonesia deploys first student satellite through KiboCUBE programme
VIENNA - Indonesia has successfully deployed its first student...
Joshimath Crisis: ISRO Satellite Images, Reports Show How the Entire Town is at the Brink of Collapse
An eerie silence prevails over the small town of...

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Friday, December 9th, 2016

WOC and UNESCO Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) Sign Partnership Agreement At SOS 2016

IOC Executive Secretary, Vladimir Ryabinin, and WOC CEO, Paul Holthus, signed the Partnership Agreement at the opening session of the Sustainable Ocean Summit (SOS), Rotterdam, 30 Dec-2 Nov. Vladimir Ryabinin, Executive Secretary of the IOC, stated that,...

Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014

The Great Wall of China Being Captured in 3D

The project of modeling the Great Wall of China in 3D was officially launched on Sept. 16, 2014. It will be supervised by China’s Ministry of Culture and State Administration of Cultural Heritage and funded by China...

Monday, September 15th, 2014

UNESCO to Upgrade Pakistan’s Flood Forecasting System

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) has launched a project aimed at upgrading the flood forecasting and early warning systems of Pakistan. Chief Meteorologist at the Pakistan Met Department Mohammad Riaz says the project...

Sunday, August 5th, 2012

Indian National Commission for Cooperation Expresses Appreciation for the Establishment of Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Education for Peace and Sustainable Development

Union Minister of Human Resource Development Shri Kapil Sibal chaired the meeting of the Indian National Commission for cooperation with UNESCO, here today. The Commission deliberated on India’s future strategy for strengthening the networking and leadership role...

Thursday, March 8th, 2012

UN Atlas Shows Secondary Education Access Still Challenge

Access to secondary education is still a challenge for girls, especially in parts of Africa and Asia, according to a United Nations atlas published today that highlights the differences in education between girls and boys in terms...

Sunday, February 26th, 2012

Mapping Authority Presents Ifugao Rice Terraces Map

The National Mapping and Resource Information Agency (NAMRIA) presented Friday the maps showing the delineation of the core and buffer zones of the  ‘Rice Terraces of the Philippine Cordilleras, UNESCO World Heritage  Site to the stakeholders coming...

Wednesday, November 9th, 2011

2011-2012 World Heritage Map Available

The latest version of the World Heritage map, produced by the UNESCO World Heritage Centre and National Geographic Maps, can now be ordered for a modest fee from the World Heritage Centre website. All proceeds from sales...

Wednesday, July 13th, 2011

UNESCO Slams Macau for Lack of Urban Planning

UNESCO’s World Heritage Committee urged Macau to develop appropriate legal and planning instruments to protect its cultural heritage, incorporating its urban planning. Macau is due to submit a report on the state of property conservation and the...

Tuesday, April 19th, 2011

National Database of Pakistan’s Cultural Assets Developed

UNESCO has developed a “National Database for Pakistan’s Cultural Assets” to safe guard, conserve and preserve the cultural and natural heritage of NWFP.The database is a Geographical Information System (GIS) compatible database in which contribution was made...

Thursday, March 17th, 2011

Setting Up of Unesco Institute in India Approved

The union cabinet Tuesday approved the establishment of the Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Education for Peace and Sustainable Development here as part of a Unesco initiative. The institute will strengthen educational and knowledge base for promoting education...