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Operational Satellite Applications Programme
Abbreviation UNOSAT
Formation 2000[1]
Type Specialized Agency
Legal status Active
Head Francesco Pisano[1]

UNOSAT is the United Nations fieldworkers, satellite imagery experts, geographers, geologists, sustainable development experts, database programmers and internet communication specialists. Their stated mission is "to deliver integrated satellite-based solutions for human security, peace and socio-economic development, in keeping with the mandate given to UNITAR by the UN General Assembly since 1963".[2]


  1. ^ a b "Management change at UNOSAT". UNOSAT. Retrieved 2009-04-09. 
  2. ^ "Who we are". UNOSAT. 2009. Retrieved 2009-04-07. 

External links

  • [1] - official website

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