Minimize EGU GIFT Workshop 2014

High Impact Natural Hazards related to the Euro-Mediterranean Regions

Istanbul, Turkey, 27 - 28 March 2014


The Geosciences Information for Teachers (GIFT) Programme, organised by the European Geosciences Union (EGU) offers teachers of primary school to high school the opportunity to upgrade their knowledge in geophysical themes and to shorten the time between new discoveries and textbook information. Each workshop focuses on particular themes. For more information on EGU GIFT, visit the website.

This workshop took place in Istanbul, Turkey, on the 27 and 28 of March 2014. The theme was high impact natural hazards related to the Euro-Mediterranean regions.

ESA contributed to this event by providing theoretical and practical training in the application of EO for disaster monitoring, and how ESA contributes to this field.

Presentations from the workshop can be downloaded from the GIFT website.