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World Space Week

"The General Assembly declares 4 to 10 October World Space Week to celebrate each year at the international level the contributions of space science and technology to the betterment of the human condition" 

UN General Assembly resolution, 6 December 1999

 
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World Space Week 2014

World Space Week 2014

Space: Guiding Your Way World Space Week 2014 will be all about satellite navigation. In this decade we see the number of satellite navigation systems grow from one (GPS) to many...

12 Mar 2014

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On our way to World Space Week 2014

On our way to World Space Week 2014

The World Space Week Association would like to thank all its volunteers, event organizers and participants for a record-breaking year in 2013. The world's largest space event doubled its size and...

09 Jan 2014

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World Space Week 2013 Highlights

World Space Week 2013 Highlights

The world celebrated space October 4-10 with a record-breaking 1,420 events in 80 nations.  World Space Week doubled the number of events in comparison to last year, which was also...

11 Sep 2013

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World Space Week and 50 Years of Women in Space

World Space Week and 50 Years of Women in Space

This week we celebrate the fact that on 16 June 1963 Valentina Tereshkova became the first woman in space. The United Nations COPUOS organized a special "Women in Space" panel...

14 Jun 2013

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World Space Week COPUOS Statement

World Space Week COPUOS Statement

Statement made to the UNOOSA Committee On the Peaceful Use of Outer Space (COPUOS) on 14 June 2013 Thank you very much, Mr. Chairman, for the honor to address the COPUOS...

14 Jun 2013

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World Space Week 2013: "Exploring Mars, Discovering Earth"

World Space Week 2013:

Join the World Space Week Association and its partners in The world-wide Mars Simulation:   Mission Dashboard Link Here World Space Week 2013 is all about what many consider the Next Frontier: the...

30 Mar 2013

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Remco Timmermans Named Executive Director

Remco Timmermans Named Executive Director

Remco Timmermans has been selected as Executive Director of World Space Week Association. Remco is a 42-year old space ambassador from the Netherlands. Married, a father of two children (10 and...

02 Jan 2013

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World Space Week 2012 Makes History

World Space Week 2012 Makes History

World Space Week 2012 was the largest public space event in history, it was announced today by World Space Week Association.   So far, 708 event have been reported by participants...

14 Nov 2012

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Pakistan's World Space Week 2012 Celebration

Pakistan's World Space Week 2012 Celebration

SUPARCO, the national space agency of Pakistan, celebrated World Space Week 2012 in 10 major cities of Pakistan:  Karachi, Lahore, Islamabad, Quetta, Peshawar, Abbotabad, Faisalabad, Bahawalpur,Hyderabad and Gilgit. WSW 2012...

05 Nov 2012

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