United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR)

Type: Organization
Name: United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) (UNITAR)
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 3 reports

occupied Palestinian territory: Satellite based damage assessment of Gaza Strip, Occupied Palestinian Territory (as of 18 September 2014)

Source: UNOSATCountry: occupied Palestinian territory This map illustrates satellite-detected damage and destruction in Gaza Strip, resulting from recent violence in the area. Using a satellite image collected 27 & 28 August 2014 by the Pleiades satellite, ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Maps - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Pakistan: Pakistan: Standing Waters in Tarind Muhammed Panah Area, Punjab Province (16 Sept 2014)

Source: UNOSATCountry: Pakistan This map illustrates satellite-detected areas with waters as detected by SENTINEL-1 imagery acquired the 16 September 2014 in Tarind Muhammad Panah area. The Indus and the Panjnad rivers expanded and seem to have inundated ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Maps - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

WECF at UNITAR/Yale Conference

“Human Rights, Environmental Sustainability, Post-2015 Development Agenda, and the Future Climate Regime”, 5 to 7 September 201417.09.2014Anke Stock, gender and rights specialist of WECF, was invited to present her paper “Women’s Right to Land and Its ... [Published Women in Europe for a Common Future - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

TM to build fibre-optic network infrastructure for MetroCity-Matang New Township

KUCHING: Chong Kia Hoi Realty Sdn Bhd has signed an agreement with TM (Telekom Malaysia) for high-speed fibre-optic network infrastructure spanning nearly 200 acres of MetroCity-Matang New Township in Matang which is now currently being developed.The ... [Published New Sarawak Tribune - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 3 reports

MetroCity Square is hoped to be nucleus for further development

“I will not be surprised Matang will become an economic  engine  for  Kuching  and for the region,  one with modern shopping facilities,  McDonald, Kentucky and others.“ The government’s intention  of course is to broaden  Jalan  Matang bit by bit,  so ... [Published New Sarawak Tribune - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 13 2014 - Updated Sep 13 2014 - 1 reports

City lad shines at international conference

VADODARA: City-lad Ajay Kashyap, 19, has become the first student from Gujarat to present a paper at the annual international conference on law, economics and politics at Oxford University.Kashyap along with his batchmate Purva Phadke, 19, participated ... [Published Times of India - Sep 13 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 1 reports

Pakistan: Overview of Flood Waters in Puran-Fatehpur area, Punjab Province, Pakistan (as of 12 September 2014)

Source: UNOSATCountry: Pakistan This map illustrates satellite-detected areas of flood affected land as detected by LANDSAT-8 imagery acquired 10 September 2014 in Fatehpur-Puran area along Jhelum River, Punjab Province (Pakistan). The agricultural ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Maps - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Afghanistan: The Ab Barak Landslide: Past and Future

Source: UNOSATCountry: Afghanistan PREFACE: This report provides a preliminary analysis of the Ab Barak landslide which occurred on 2 May 2014. Satellite imagery acquired on 7 June 2013 and 5 May 2014 by the WorldView-2 satellite as well as Google Earth ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 3 reports

Sudan: Flood Waters Over Shendi, Nile State, Sudan (As of 13 August 2014)

Source: UNOSAT, International Charter Space and Major DisastersCountry: Sudan This map illustrates satellite-detected areas of flood affected land as detected in satellite imagery acquired by the WolrdView-2 satellite on 13 August 2014 in Shendi, Nile ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Maps - Aug 15 2014]
Entities: Sudan, UNOSAT, Satellite
First reported Aug 08 2014 - Updated Aug 08 2014 - 2 reports

occupied Palestinian territory: Damage Assessment in Jarara Area, Gaza Strip - Occupied Palestinian Territory

Source: UNOSATCountry: occupied Palestinian territory This map illustrates satellite-detected damage and destruction in the Jarara area, Gaza Strip, resulting from the July/August 2014 violence in the area. Using a satellite image collected 01 August ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Maps - Aug 08 2014]
First reported Jul 20 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 2 reports

Launch of UN Year of Water Cooperation

1 April 2013 ‌Professor Chris Spray recently gave a presentation in the Scottish Parliament at the Launch of the UN Year of Water Cooperation. Other speakers included May East (UNITAR), who also organised the event; MSP Maureen Watt and Professor ... [Published IHP-HELP Centre for Water Law, Policy and Scien ... - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 08 2014 - Updated Jul 08 2014 - 3 reports

World: UNOSAT to partner with US Centre for Advancement of Science in Space to create new sensor capacity aboard Space Station

Source: UNOSATCountry: World 08 July 2014, Geneva, Switzerland –UNOSAT and The Center for the Advancement of Science in Space (CASIS) ( www.iss-casis.org ) have started a collaboration on technology applications that aims to develop and deploy a next-generation ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jul 08 2014]

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"Time is not on our side,” said WMO Secretary-General Michel Jarraud. “With every year that passes, greenhouse gas concentrations reach higher and higher levels. The more we wait, the more difficult, the more expensive, the more challenging it will be to adapt to climate change caused by human activities."
"The thought that experts from United Nations Organization can be interested in what you are saying is a great achievement in itself. The experience has made our perspectives more global which will definitely help us in our career" said Kashyap
...to U N member states and sister agencies," said Einar Bjorgo , manager of UNITAR's United Nations Operational Satellite Applications Program. "For example, these images would allow better natural resource management and disaster response, allowing national actors relevant and timely data at no or low cost."
...This alliance opens the door to the UOC's expansion in Arabic-influenced countries. "It's a dual qualification," explains Zvereff, "where students get part of the teaching with us and another part with them. This means a strategic relationship with regard to the Gulf area and the Arab countries."

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WECF at UNITAR/Yale Conference [Published Women in Europe for a Common Future - Sep 17 2014]
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BIG BOOST FOR DEVELOPERS [Published New Sarawak Tribune - Sep 15 2014]
Chief Minister to launch MetroCity Square on Se... [Published Thinkproperty.my - Sep 15 2014]
City lad shines at international conference [Published Times of India - Sep 13 2014]
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Algal growth a blooming problem Space Station t... [Published HispanicBusiness.com - Sep 10 2014]
HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL DISCUSSES THE USE OF MERCE... [Published United Nations Office at Geneva - Sep 10 2014]
See for yourself: Aerial and panoramic views sh... [Published Electronic Intifada - Aug 30 2014]
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United Nations Board of Auditors Holds Sixty-Ei... [Published Insurance News Net - Aug 26 2014]
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Sudan: Flood Waters Over Shendi, Nile State, Su... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Maps - Aug 15 2014]
240 hours of community service each for two youths [Published New Sarawak Tribune - Aug 15 2014]
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Sudan: Flood Waters Over Central Region of Sudan [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Aug 14 2014]
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occupied Palestinian territory: Occupied Palest... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - 2 hours ago]
Source: UNOSATCountry: occupied Palestinian territory his map illustrates satellite-detected changes in agricultural areas of the Gaza Strip resulting from the July - August 2014 conflict in the area. Using a satellite image collected 14 August 2014 ...
occupied Palestinian territory: Satellite based... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Maps - Sep 19 2014]
Source: UNOSATCountry: occupied Palestinian territory This map illustrates satellite-detected damage and destruction in Gaza Strip, resulting from recent violence in the area. Using a satellite image collected 27 & 28 August 2014 by the Pleiades satellite, ...
occupied Palestinian territory: 2009 - 2014 Den... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Sep 19 2014]
Source: UNOSATCountry: occupied Palestinian territory This map illustrates a density comparison of satellite-detected damages in Gaza Strip, which resulted from recent conflicts in this area in both 2009 and 2014. Damage levels used in this density ...
occupied Palestinian territory: Density of Dama... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Sep 19 2014]
Source: UNOSATCountry: occupied Palestinian territory This map illustrates satellite-detected damage and destruction in the Gaza Strip, resulting from recent conflicts in the area. Using satellite imagery collected 14, 27 & 28 August 2014 by the Pleiades ...
Pakistan: Pakistan: Standing Waters in Tarind M... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Maps - Sep 17 2014]
Source: UNOSATCountry: Pakistan This map illustrates satellite-detected areas with waters as detected by SENTINEL-1 imagery acquired the 16 September 2014 in Tarind Muhammad Panah area. The Indus and the Panjnad rivers expanded and seem to have inundated ...
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