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UNOOSA's Czaran on space technologies and cooperation with Syslab: interview to CEU

January 29, 2017

From the satellite navigation system in our cars to the weather forecast to basic Internet research, we rely on space technology and data for vital tasks in our daily lives. “Even if you might not think about it, you use the benefits of space technology,” said Lorant Czaran, programme officer for the United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs at a Sept. 26 lecture at CEU, sponsored by the Environmental Systems Laboratory.

CEU Research Fellowship

December 30, 2016

The Research Excellence Fellowship is offered to academics employed in higher education institutions and/or academic research institutions in the countries of the Global South, who wish to spend one or two terms at the CEU Systems Laboratory (Department of Environmental Sciences) conducting original research that will lead to a groundbreaking publication in an international peer-reviewed journal. These Fellowships are particularly suited to facilitate research collaborations between the CEU units and scholars and their international academic counterparts.

Video Release: "Innovations in Disaster Risk Reduction" workshop, July 2016

November 24, 2016

ISEPEI is proud to announce the release of our new video, produced by CEU, summarizing last year workshop experience. The video was filmed during the ISEPEI’s 2016 ICT training “Innovations in Disaster Risk Management” conducted in cooperation with UNDP. Based on both UNDP and other DRR expert's experience, this workshop highlighted recent innovative advances in ICTs and how they are empowering both decision-makers and citizens in managing disaster risks and providing more effective disaster response. 

ISEPEI at UN workshop in Iran

November 12, 2016

Dr Lagutov has presented CEU at the UN Workshop on satellite technologies in Iran by giving a talk on role of Universities in promoting  evidence-based decision-making and the ISEPEI Project launched in cooperation with UN agencies.

UNDP: Enabling Disaster Risk Reduction

October 16, 2016

The International Day for Disaster Reduction was declared by the United Nations on 13 October 2016. This year IDDR celebrates how people and communities around the world are reducing their exposure to disasters and raising awareness about the importance of reining in the risks that they face. The 2016 edition marks the launch of the new "Sendai Seven" campaign, centered on the seven targets of the Sendai Framework.