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OverviewDirector's MessageOrganizational StructureVision and MissionHighlights
To become a model scientific and training Centre aiming to enhance scientific and research capacities for disaster mitigation in developing countries through the use of the most advanced space technologies.
To implement outstanding multi-disciplinary and collaborative scientific research activities focusing on natural disasters in relation with floods, droughts, earthquakes, tropical cyclones, storms, etc. with a main emphasis in developing countries.
To offer associated education programs and customized training courses for students and scientists from developing countries.
To convene a series of workshops and regional/international meetings bringing together scientific experts from developing countries with the aim to promote a scientific dialogue and a forum for the exchange of best practices.
To provide technical and strategic advisory services to developing countries.

To strengthen a full range of research dissemination services and technology transfer through TWAS an d other international networks.