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UNOOSA

The United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs implements the decisions of the General Assembly and of the Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space. The office has the dual objective of supporting the intergovernmental discussions in the Committee and its Scientific and Technical Subcommittee (S&T) and Legal Subcommittee, and of assisting developing countries in using space technology for development. In addition, it follows legal, scientific and technical developments relating to space activities, technology and applications in order to provide technical information and advice to Member States, international organizations and other United Nations offices.

Office for Outer Space Affairs
United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs
EUROPEAN GLOBAL NAVIGAT SATELLITE

European Global Navigation Satellite System and Copernicus

Supporting the Sustainable Development Goals - Building Blocks Towards the 2030 Agenda

10 Sep 2019
This report investigates how European Union space technologies support the fulfilment of the SDGs. It has been jointly prepared by the United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA)—in charge of promoting international cooperation in the peaceful use and exploration of space, and in the u...
INTEROPERABLE GLOBAL NAVIGATION

The Interoperable Global Navigation Satellite Systems Space Service Volume

22 Aug 2019
The availability and performance of global navigation satellite systems (GNSS) signals at high altitude is documented as the GNSS Space Service Volume (SSV). While different definitions of the SSV exist and may continue to exist for the different service providers, within the context of this book...
GAOR 72ND SUPP20 OUTER SPACE

Report of the Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space

Sixtieth Session (7-16 June 2017)

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Report of the Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space
20 Apr 2018
This is the annual report submitted to the General Assembly by the Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space on its sixtieth session (7-16 June 2017).
INTERNATIONAL SPACE LAW

International Space Law

United Nations Instruments

8 Feb 2018
The International Space Law: United Nations Instruments as it represents the most comprehensive and up-to-date volume of instruments that have been developed, promoted and strengthened under the auspices of the United Nations. These instruments constitute the principal body of international space...
GAOR 71ST SUPP20 OUTER SPACE

Report of the Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space

Fifty-ninth Session (8-17 June 2016)

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Report of the Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space
7 Dec 2017
This is the official report of the Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space on its fifty-ninth session (8-17 June 2016).
GAOR 70TH SUPP20 OUTER SPACE

Report of the Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space

Fifty-eighth session (10-19 June 2015)

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Report of the Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space
25 Oct 2016
This is the official report of the Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space on the Fifty-eighth session (10-19 June 2015)
INTL COMMIT GLOBAL NAVIGATION

International Committee on Global Navigation Satellite Systems (ICG)

The Way Forward: 10 Years of Achievement 2005-2015

24 May 2016
The tenth anniversary of the International Committee on Global Navigation Satellite Systems (ICG) brings with it the opportunity to recognize and acknowledge the vital role that satellite technology has played as an innovative tool for sustainable development. The United Nations Office for Outer ...
GAOR 69TH SUPP20 OUTER SPACE

Report of the Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space

Fifty-seventh Session

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Report of the Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space
30 Jun 2015
This is the official report of the Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space on the fifty-seventh session held in Vienna from 11 to 20 June 2014.
GAOR 66TH SUPP20 OUTER SPACE 2011

Report of the Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space

Fifty-fourth session (1-10 June 2011)

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Report of the Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space
10 Sep 2012
General Assembly Official Records, Sixty-sixth Session, Supplement No. 20. The Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space held its fifty-fourth session in Vienna from 1 to 10 June 2011. A commemorative segment of the fifty-fourth session of the Committee, on the occasion of the fiftieth annive...
HIGHLIGHTS IN SPACE 2010 (CD)

Highlights in Space 2010 (CD-ROM)

Progress in Space Science, Technology and Applications, International Cooperation and Space Law


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Highlights in Space
6 Apr 2011
This 2010 review of latest developments in space science, technology, space applications, international collaboration and space law has the aim to inform a broad worldwide audience of recent advancements in the manifold field of outer space. This Report should significantly contribute to all the ...
RPT ON WORLD SPACE WEEK 2007

Report on World Space Week 2007

18 Jul 2008
The publication describes the work of the World Space Week that celebrates the contribution of space science and technology to the betterment of the human condition. Consisting of synchronized outreach and education activities by a myriad of organizations, World Space Week reaches a massive audie...
HIGHLIGHTS IN SPACE 2007

Highlights in Space 2007

Progress in Space Science, Technology and Applications, International Cooperation and Space Law

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Highlights in Space
11 Aug 2008
This authoritative and comprehensive publication reviews recent developments in space science, technology, applications, international cooperation and space law. Compiled from reports prepared for the United Nations Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space, it aims to increase awareness of t...
RPT ON WORLD SPACE WEEK 2006

Report on World Space Week 2006

Space for Saving Lives

15 Jun 2007
This report provides background information on World Space Week, details of the programmes implemented during the 2006 celebration and suggestions for future celebrations of what has become the largest annual public space event worldwide. The objective of World Space Week is to increase awarenes...
HIGHLIGHTS IN SPACE 2006

Highlights in Space 2006

Progress in Space Science, Technology and Applications, International Cooperation and Space Law

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Highlights in Space
9 Mar 2007
Authoritative and comprehensive, this publication reviews recent developments in space science, technology, applications, international cooperation and space law. The publication, compiled from reports prepared for the United Nations Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space, aims to increase...
RPT ON WORLD SPACE WEEK 2005

Report on World Space Week 2005

Prepared in Cooperation with Spaceweek International Association

30 Jun 2006
This report on the international celebration of World Space Week provides background information on World Space Week, details of the programmes that occurred during the 2005 celebration and suggestions for future celebrations of what has become the largest public space event on Earth
MEETING INTL RESPONSIB ADDRESS

Meeting International Responsibilities and Addressing Domestic Needs

Proceedings - United Nations/Nigeria Workshop on Space Law

5 May 2006
Given the growing number of benefits derived from the use of space applications, the conduct of space activities by States, intergovernmental and non-governmental organizations as well as the private sector continues to expand. This printed version of the proceedings of a Workshop on Space Law he...
SEMINARS UN PROG SPACE 2005

Seminars of the United Nations Programme on Space Applications

Selected Papers from Activities Held in 2005

10 Mar 2006
This publication contains a selection of papers from workshops organized by the United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs, within the framework of the Programme on Space Applications in 2005. The papers discuss policy issues and practical applications of space technology with the aim of incre...
HIGHLIGHTS IN SPACE 2005

Highlights in Space 2005

Progress in Space Science, Technology and Applications, International Cooperation and Space Law

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Highlights in Space
10 Mar 2006
Authoritative and comprehensive, this publication reviews recent developments in space science, technology, applications, international cooperation and space law. It aims to increase awareness of the benefits that space activities provide to all countries of the world.
UN TREATIES & PRINCIPLES OUTER

United Nations Treaties and Principles on Outer Space

Text of Treaties and Principles Governing the Activities of States in the Exploration and Use of Outer Space and other Related Resolutions Adopted by the United Nations General Assembly

27 Jan 2006
The United Nations has become a focal point for international cooperation in outer space and for the formulation of necessary international rules. This publication presents the five outer space treaties so far adopted by the United Nations Along with these treaties; the publication also includes ...
HIGHLIGHTS IN SPACE 2004

Highlights in Space 2004

Progress in Space Science, Technology and Applications, International Cooperation and Space Law

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Highlights in Space
8 Apr 2005
Authoritative and comprehensive, this publication reviews recent developments in space science, technology, applications, international cooperation and space law. It aims to increase awareness of the benefits that space activities provide to all countries of the world.
SEMINARS UN PROG SPACE 2004

Seminars of the United Nations Programme on Space Applications

Selected Papers from Activities Held in 2004

8 Apr 2005
This publication contains a selection of papers from workshops organized by the United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs, within the framework of the Programme on Space Applications in 2004. The papers discuss policy issues and practical applications of space technology with the aim of incre...