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Useful links

Aerial Photography

Satellite Images & Providers
GeoNetwork at the UN
The Open Source Geospatial Foundation:

Standards and Spatial Data Infrastructures

UNGIWG United Nations Geographic Information Working Group
Global Spatial Data Infrastructure (GSDI)
Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC)
ISO - TC211 Geographic information/Geomatics

Geographic Metadata Standard ISO-19115 related

UNGIWG ISO 19115 metadata template draft version 1.0 (XML template with sample data) (Descriptive Word document)

Proposed service references for ISO19115 online resources

Disaster Prevention -  Disaster Risk Reduction

United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Reduction Secretariat (UNISDR)

Planning and Coordination Mechanism - Entities Bodies

UN Development Group/UN Development Operations Coordination Office (DOCO)

International Recovery Platform - PDNA

Inter Agency Standing Committee (IASC)