UN Spider Resolution

Full Title: UNGA Resolution 61/110 – United Nations Platform for Space-based Information for Disaster Management and Emergency Response
Adopted: 14 December 2006

The Resolution establishes a programme within the United Nations – UN Spider – to provide universal access to all countries and all relevant international and regional organizations to all types of space-based information and services relevant to disaster management to support the full disaster management cycle by being a gateway to space information for disaster management support, serving as a bridge to connect the disaster management and space communities and being a facilitator of capacity-building and institutional strengthening, in particular for developing countries.