UN-SPIDER participates in MOBILISE events in Colombo
UN-SPIDER participated in a workshop and conference organized by the MOBILISE project in Colombo, Sri Lanka.
In this issue:
UN-SPIDER at a glance
- Fifty-fifth session of the Scientific and Technical Subcommittee opens in Vienna
- Tracking rising waters in the Rhine river
- Applications for programme to study microgravity science by performing experiments in a drop tower close 28 February
- Applications open for programme offering opportunity to deploy cube satellites from ISS
- UN-SPIDER jointly organizes regional workshop and training course on drought preparedness
In Focus: UNISPACE+50 Thematic Priority 6: International cooperation towards low-emission and resilient societies
Member States of the United Nations are engaged with and act upon three important global frameworks: the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030 and the Paris Agreement stemming from the 21st meeting of the Conference of the Parties (COP21) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change.