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The last few years have seen a spectacular increase in attention devoted to the need to protect the world’s ocean and seas. At the same time, interest has been growing in the huge potential offered by the future development of ocean-based industries. How can we strike the right balance?
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The objective of this study is to investigate how different space applications (earth observation, telecom, navigation, positioning, and timing) combined with ICT can assist in the surveillance of major threats (based on those identified by the OECD Global Shocks project and the World Economic Forum) today and in the near-to-medium term future (8-10 years).
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Science and technology have a vital role to play in deepening understanding of risks, detecting impending disasters, mapping possible consequences, and preparing the terrain for emergency response. Space technologies (earth observation, telecom, navigation, positioning, and timing), combined with information and communication technologies can assist in the surveillance of major threats today and in the near-to-medium term future.
Dans le cadre de ses missions de prospective et d’analyse des secteurs économiques émergents, le Programme de l’OCDE sur l’avenir a créé un ‘Forum sur le secteur spatial’ (« le Forum Espace ») pour épauler les décideurs dans les agences spatiales et les gouvernements utilisateurs d’applications spatiales.
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This study focuses in large measure on the future opportunities and challenges facing ports in the Mumbai gateway area, which was chosen as a principal target following discussions with infrastructure experts in India.
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The study includes insights on the current situation and outlook, together with advice from Danish authorities on Danish transport and infrastructure policies and strategies and infrastructure investment over the period to 2020. It also focuses on the opportunities and challenges facing the Copenhagen Gateway Area, as assessed by the OECD project team, including in relation to expected hub and transit developments.
This publication explores the long-term opportunities and challenges facing major gateway and transport hub infrastructures – ports, airports and major rail corridors – in the coming decades.