United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs

Publications

 

Promotional Material

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ST/SPACE/65: United Nations Platform for Space-based Information for Disaster Management and Emergency Response
(UN-SPIDER)
Brochure on the United Nations Platform for Space-based Information for Disaster Management and Emergency Response (UN-SPIDER)

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ST/SPACE/59: Education Curriculum: Global Navigation Satellite Systems and Glossary of GNSS terms The GNSS education curriculum is a unique result of the deliberations of the regional workshops on GNSS applications since 2006. The course consists of nine modules covering specific areas of GNSS (theory, technology and applications). The GNSS glossary of terms has been produced as a direct response to the needs of the GNSS user community in the framework of the ICG Providers' Forum workplan.

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ST/SPACE/43: IHY 2007 Final Report
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ST/SPACE/43/Corr.1: Corrigendum
The International Heliophysical Year (IHY) began as a vague concept in late 1999. In March 2007, the IHY was officially opened, and a total of 65 Coordinated Investigation Programmes (CIP) were initiated for the IHY.

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Messages from Space Explorers to Future Generations Compilation of messages from astronauts and cosmonauts to the next generation of space explorers.

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WMO-No.1081: SPACE AND CLIMATE CHANGE
USE OF SPACE-BASED TECHNOLOGIES IN THE UNITED NATIONS SYSTEM
Joint publication by UNOOSA and WMO under the Inter-Agency Meeting on Outer Space Activities with contributions from UN entities.

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ST/SPACE/45: SPACE MATTERS:
United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs
Bringing the benefits of space to humankind
Overview of the work of the United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs.

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ST/SPACE/57: Highlights in Space 2010:
Progress in space science, technology and applications, international cooperation and space law
2010 review of latest developments in space science, technology, space applications, international collaboration and space law.

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ST/SPACE/50: Current and Planned Global and Regional Navigation Satellite Systems and Satellite-based Augmentations Systems
Report prepared on behalf of the International Committee on Global Navigation Satellite Systems (ICG), based on reports submitted by the members of the ICG Providers' Forum on planned or existing global navigation satellite systems and on relevant policies and procedures.

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ST/SPACE/49: Space Debris Mitigation Guidelines of the Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space
Space Debris Mitigation Guidelines adopted by the Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space

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ST/SPACE/52: United Nations Programme on Space Applications
Brochure on the United Nations Programme on Space Applications

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ST/SPACE/41: Capacity building in space science and technology:
Regional Centres for Space Science and Technology Education
Affiliated to the United Nations
Brochure on the Regional Centres for Space Science and Technology Education

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ST/SPACE/39: Capacity building in space science and technology:
Regional Centres for Space Science and Technology Education
Affiliated to the United Nations
Brochure on the Regional Centres for Space Science and Technology Education

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The International Committee on Global Navigation Satellite Systems (ICG): a forum to discuss Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS) to benefit people around the world Brochure on the International Committee on Global Navigation Satellite Systems (ICG)

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Space Solutions for the World's Problems: How the United Nations family uses space technology for achieving development goals Brochure on how space technology assists the United Nations in helping developing nations

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Putting the "I" in the IHY:
Comprehensive overview on the worldwide organization of the International Heliophysical Year 2007
Booklet on the International Heliophysical Year 2007 and information on how developing nations can participate in the global observation campaign.

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United Nations Programme on Space Applications Brochure on the work of the United Nations Programme on Space Applications

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International Heliophysical Year 2007: Developing Nations Participation in International Global Studies of the Sun-Earth System through the United Nations Brochure on the International Heliophysical Year 2007 and information on how developing nations can participate in the global observation campaign.

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Space Solutions for the World's Problems: How the United Nations family uses space technology for achieving development goals Brochure on how space technology assists the United Nations in helping developing nations

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Workshop Proceedings and Educational Material

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ST/SPACE/64: Education Curriculum on Space Law Education Curriculum on Space Law and resources and reference documents

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ST/SPACE/58: Proceedings of the United Nations/ Argentina Workshop on Space Law "Contribution of Space Law to Economic and Social Development" Papers and presentations delivered at the 2012 United Nations Workshop on Space Law, held in Argentina

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ST/SPACE/50: Current and Planned Global and Regional Navigation Satellite Systems and Satellite-based Augmentations Systems
Report prepared on behalf of the International Committee on Global Navigation Satellite Systems (ICG), based on reports submitted by the members of the ICG Providers' Forum on planned or existing global navigation satellite systems and on relevant policies and procedures.

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ST/SPACE/47: Proceedings of the United Nations/Islamic Republic of Iran Workshop on Space Law "Role of International Space Law in the Development and Strengthening of International and Regional Cooperation in the Peaceful Exploration and Use of Outer Space", 8-11 November 2009 in Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran Papers and presentations delivered at the 2009 United Nations Workshop on Space Law, held in Iran

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ST/SPACE/46: Highlights in Space 2009:
Progress in space science, technology and applications, international cooperation and space law
2009 review of latest developments in space science, technology, space applications, international collaboration and space law.

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ST/SPACE/42: Highlights in Space 2008:
Progress in space science, technology and applications, international cooperation and space law
2008 review of latest developments in space science, technology, space applications, international collaboration and space law.

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ST/SPACE/40: Proceedings of the United Nations/Ukraine Workshop on Space Law "Status, Application and Progressive Development of International and National Space Law", Kyiv, Ukraine, 6-9 November 2006 Papers and presentations delivered at the 2006 United Nations Workshop on Space Law, held in Ukriane

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ST/SPACE/37: Highlights in Space 2007:
Progress in space science, technology and applications, international cooperation and space law
2007 review of latest developments in space science, technology, space applications, international collaboration and space law.

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ST/SPACE/34: Highlights in Space 2006:
Progress in space science, technology and applications, international cooperation and space law
2006 review of latest developments in space science, technology, space applications, international collaboration and space law.

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ST/SPACE/32: Proceedings of the United Nations/Nigeria Workshop on Space Law "Meeting international responsibilities and addressing domestic needs", Abuja, Nigeria, 21-24 November 2005 Papers and presentations delivered at the 2005 United Nations Workshop on Space Law, held in Nigeria

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ST/SPACE/31: Seminars of the United Nations Programme on Space Applications: Selected Papers from Activities Held in 2005 A selection of papers delivered at activities of the work of the United Nations Programme on Space Applications in 2005

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ST/SPACE/28: Proceedings of the United Nations/Brazil Workshop on Space Law "Disseminating and developing international and national space law: the Latin America and Caribbean perspective" Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 22-25 November 2004 Papers and presentations delivered at the 2004 United Nations Workshop on Space Law, held in Brazil

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ST/SPACE/24: Report on the Action Team on Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS)
Follow-up to the Third United Nations Conference on the Exploration and Peaceful Uses of Outer Space (UNISPACE III)
Report on the UNISPACE III Action Team on Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS)

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ST/SPACE/22: Proceedings of the United Nations/Republic of Korea Workshop on Space Law "United Nations treaties on outer space: actions at the national level", Daejeon, Republic of Korea, 3-6 November 2003 Papers and presentations delivered at the 2003 United Nations Workshop on Space Law, held in the Republic of Korea

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ST/SPACE/20: Seminars of the United Nations Programme on Space Applications: 2003 A selection of papers delivered at activities of the work of the United Nations Programme on Space Applications in 2003

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Seminars of the United Nations Programme on Space Applications: 2002 A selection of papers delivered at activities of the work of the United Nations Programme on Space Applications in 2003

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ST/SPACE/18: Education Curriculum on Remote Sensing and the Geographic Information System An education curiculum developed for the Regional Centres for Space Science and Technology Education (affiliated to the United Nations) on remote sensing and geographic information systems

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ST/SPACE/17: Education Curriculum on Space and Atmospheric Science An education curiculum developed for the Regional Centres for Space Science and Technology Education (affiliated to the United Nations) on space and atmospheric sciences

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ST/SPACE/16: Education Curriculum on Satellite Communications An education curiculum developed for the Regional Centres for Space Science and Technology Education (affiliated to the United Nations) on satellite communications

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ST/SPACE/15: Education Curriculum on Satellite Meteorology and Global Climate An education curiculum developed for the Regional Centres for Space Science and Technology Education (affiliated to the United Nations) on satellite meteorlogy and global climate

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ST/SPACE/14: Proceedings of the United Nations/International Institute of Air and Space Law Workshop on Capacity Building in Space Law, The Hague, Netherlands, 18-21 November 2002 Papers and presentations delivered at the 2003 United Nations Workshop on Space Law, held in The Hague, Netherlands

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ST/SPACE/2: Proceedings of the Workshop on Space Law in the Twenty-first Century, UNISPACE IIII Technical Forum, Vienna, Austria, July 1999 Papers and presentations delivered at the 1999 United Nations Workshop on Space Law, held during the Technical Forum of the Third United Nations Conference on the Exploration and Peaceful Uses of Outer Space (UNISPACE III), in Vienna, Austria

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Planetarium: A Challenge for Educators, 1992 A guidebook published by the United Nations for the International Space Year (1992) on the development of planetaria facilities and related education resources

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United Nations Treaties and Principles on Outer Space

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ST/SPACE/61/Rev.1: United Nations Treaties and Principles On Outer Space, related General Assembly resolutions and other documents Booklet containing the texts of the five United Nations Treaties; five declarations and legal principles governing space-related activities; related resolutions adopted by the General Assembly; the Space Debris Mitigation Guidelines of the Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space; and Safety Framework for Nuclear Power Source Application in Outer Space.

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ST/SPACE/11/Rev.2: United Nations Treaties and Principles on Outer Space Booklet containing the texts of the five United Nations Treaties and five declaration and legal principles governing space-related activities; and related resolutions adopted by the General Assembly.

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