Sentinel Asia Participated in the WCDRR

Sentinel Asia was presented at the 3rd UN World Conference for Disaster Risk Reduction (WCDRR) which was held in Sendai, Japan, from 14 to 18, 2015.

1. Sentinel Asia Philippine Success Story was presented at the Panel of the Working Session 22 titled "Earth Observation and High Technology to reduce Risks" by the Dr. Renato Solidum Jr., Director of the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (PHIVOLCS) as one of examples in which Earth observation satellite data is used for disaster risk reduction. For the detail of the session, please visit the following site.


2. Sentinel Asia was also presented by Asian Disaster Reduction Center's representative at the event titled "Enhancing Disaster Resilience by Fusion of Simulation, Sensing and Geospatial Information" organized by Tohoku University and "Asian Conference on Disaster Reduction 2015 (ACDR2015)" at the TKP Garden City Sendai-Kotodai on 15, 2015.

3. Sentinel Asia Step3 introduction video and related documents (Step3 leaflet and the report titled "Achievements of the Sentinel Asia in the HFA and recommendations for the Post-HFA and Case studies") were presented and distributed at the exhibition booth titled "Space Based Technology" at the International Convention Center and at the related events such as ACDR2015.

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