United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs Sustainable Development
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SMART Subsea Cables in One Sustainable Ocean: Observing the Global Ocean for Climate Monitoring and Disaster Risk Reduction

Mon 27 Jun 2022, 3.30 pm
Pavilhão de Portugal (Pavilion of Portugal) ANACOM; Forum Oceano

Background

Telecom submarine cables can be used for humanitarian purposes such as environmental and seismic detection serving Science communities and People having in mind the production of Early Warnings for tsunamis and earthquakes with sufficient lead time to significantly increase disaster mitigation saving injuries, lives and property.. Contact: jose.barros@anacom.pt. Website: https://onesustainableocean.forumoceano.pt/. Registration (if needed): https://onesustainableocean.forumoceano.pt/