Welcome to the portal of the
GMES Emergency Management Service
A service in support of european emergency response
The GMES Emergency Management Service (EMS) is the first GMES service to become operational.
EMS started operations on April 1st, 2012 and consists of a set of services funded by the European Commission.
These are aimed at providing actors in the management of natural and man-made disasters, in particular Civil Protection Authorities and Humanitarian Aid actors with mapping products based on satellite imagery (EMS - Mapping).
Other EMS activities support Early Warning Systems.
Authorised users may access the EMS - Mapping rush mode by signing in on the top right hand side.