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The International Charter aims at providing a unified system of space data acquisition and delivery to those affected by natural or man-made disasters through Authorized Users. Each agency member has committed resources to support the provisions of the Charter and thus is helping to mitigate the effects of disasters on human life and property.

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Flood in Russian Federation

Wednesday, 04 April 2018

Severe flooding has occurred in the Volgogradskaya Oblast Region of Russia following vast amounts of snow melting. The melting snow has caused the water levels of rivers in the region to rise and flood nearby areas.

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39th Charter Executive Secretariat and Board Meetings

Friday, 20 April 2018

The 39th Charter Executive Secretariat and Board Meetings are ongoing this week in Darmstadt, Germany. The meetings are hosted by the European Organisation for the Exploitation of Meteorological Satellites (EUMETSAT) who have, jointly with the German Aerospace Center (DLR), taken over as the Charter's lead agency for the next 6-month period, starting 17 April 2018.