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Achieve next-level insight into global rainfall - flood patterns

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The EO4SD Climate Resilience Cluster releases today the Rainfall Explorer, a cutting-edge tool that enables users to readily obtain near real-time extreme rainfall statistics for past major flood events recorded anywhere in the world.

16 October 2020

New brochure: Improving drought, wetlands, and surface water monitoring in West Africa using EO data

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Earth Observation data is providing valuable insights into climate indicators and the impacts of extreme events in West Africa, helping AGRYHMET to refine and improve its drought monitoring and forecasting.

15 October 2020

New brochure: Inundation Monitoring Service in the Philippines

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Working with the Asian Development Bank, the EO4SD Climate Resilience Cluster has used EO data to improve flood risk management in the Philippines.

09 October 2020

New brochure: Earth Observation data for the Climate Change Knowledge Portal (CCKP)

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The World Bank's Climate Change Knowledge Platform is one of the most accessible climate data platforms in the world. The EO4SD Climate Resilience Cluster worked to provide Earth Observation services to the platform in its most recent upgrade.

09 October 2020

New brochure: Applying EO data to inform climate-resilient investment decisions of IFC and MIGA

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Working with IFC and MIGA, the EO4SD Climate Resilience Cluster has used Earth Observation data and products to support climate-resilient investment decision making processes.

24 September 2020

New brochure: Using Earth Observation to support African Risk Capacity’s work predicting drought stress and enhancing climate resilience

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Earth Observation data is being used to predict drought stress, helping decision-makers in the African Union make timely and cost-effective interventions to enhance the resilience of their populations.

21 September 2020

Full course materials now available from European Space Agency’s EO4SD climate cluster’s free online webinar series

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ESA’s EO4SD Climate Resilience Cluster recently concluded a seven-part webinar series on how earth observation can support climate-resilient decision-making, including expert speakers from leading IFIs. The webinar recordings and materials are now available online to watch and download for free.

16 September 2020

INNOVATE4CLIMATE (I4C): Key Takeaways from "Earth Observation and the Future of Climate Resilience"

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The EO4SD Climate cluster coordinated a panel discussion, hosted by Innovate4Climate, addressed to the question of earth observation (EO) and the future of climate resilience. The panel convened five distinguished representatives from the provider and user sides, including the European Space Agency (ESA), the World Bank, the Copernicus Climate Change Service (C3S), African Risk Capacity (ARC), and the Group on Earth Observations (GEO).

24 August 2020

European Space Agency’s EO4SD climate cluster offers free webinar series on using Earth Observation to tackle climate change

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The ESA EO4SD Climate Cluster is hosting a free webinar series to provide insight about the potential of Earth Observation (EO) to support climate-resilient decision making at the regional and national scale. The seven-part series is will be hosted every Thursday at 16:00 (CEST) starting 11th June 2020. The series is aimed at all those interested in developing a foundational knowledge of EO and how it can be applied practically in the context of climate-resilience projects and programmes.

27 May 2020

Phase two is underway for the EO4SD CR Cluster

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The EO4SD Climate Resilience (CR) Cluster has embarked upon phase two of their mission to help countries around the world increase their climate resilience by using EO data.

25 February 2020