Medical Humanitarian Disaster Mapping Service
Development of working methods, operational tools and infrastructure in support to humanitarian emergency interventions, for the acquisition, capitalisation and dissemination of geographical information by using space and web based GIS mapping technologies coupled to field experience.
|Title||Medical Humanitarian Disaster Mapping Service|
|Programme||DUP (Data User Programme)|
ENVISAT : ASAR
EOS-Terra : ASTER
ERS-1/2 : SAR
Landsat 4/5 : TM
The main objectives of HUMAN were to set up a working method and an infrastructure for acquisition, capitalisation and dissemination of geographical information by using space and web based GIS mapping technologies coupled to field experience in order to make an original, operational and efficient tool for humanitarian emergency interventions.
The resulting service was configured to provide mapping products to assist planning and operations for NGO's in critical response times related to the Emergency, Management and Rehabilitation stages of intervention.
Project Final Report
|Prime contractor||KEYOBS : KEYOBS S.A.|
CSL : Space Research Centre of the University of Liege
INTECS HRT : INTECS Hard Real Time S.p.A.
MSF : Medecin Sans Frontieres Belgium
|Project Manager||Herbert Hansen
rue des Chasseurs Ardennais
4031 - ANGLEUR
Tel: +32 (0)4-3.846.315
Fax: +32 (0)4-3.846.215
|Technical Officer||Dr Olivier Arino
European Space Agency - ESRIN D/EOP-SEP
Via Galileo Galilei C.P.94
I-00044 Frascati (RM)
Tel: +39 06-941.80564
Fax: +39 06-941.80552