Event

Workshop on Developing Capacity Resilience to Water-related Disasters in Pakistan Through Space Applications and Flood Risk Management

This workshop is jointly organized by the UN Economic Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP), the UN Country Team in Pakistan, and the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) of Pakistan. The objective of the workshop is to develop the capacity to build better resilience to water-related disasters, as well as for more effective adaptation to climate change through the applications of space technology and flood risk management in Pakistan.  

dates: 1-4 March 2011   location: Islamabad, Pakistan   phone: +66-2-288-1685   fax: +66-2-288-3012   e-mail: escap-idd@un.org   www: http://www.unescap.org/idd/events/2011-Pakistan-Flood-Islamabad/