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23rd February 2021

GEO-GEE project: Analysis Ready Data for Water Security

UNICEF reports that a third of children in the Pacific do not have access to good sanitation, and one in ten do not have access to safe drinking water. The Pacific Island’s small size, natural.

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9th February 2021

GEO-GEE project: Vegetation monitoring in South Africa's Cape Floral Region

(Feature image: Adam Wilson) The Cape Floral Region, located in the south-western extremity of South Africa, is recognised as one of the world’s ‘hottest hotspots’ for its diversity of endemic and.

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27th January 2021

GEO-GEE project: Coastal ecosystems

Seagrasses are found in shallow, salty and brackish waters in many parts of the world. Often mistaken for seaweeds, seagrasses are actually plants with roots and flowers that provide coastal.

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12th January 2021

GEO-GEE project: Tackling deforestation and forest degradation in Costa Rica

Deforestation and forest degradation are responsible for approximately 11% of global carbon emissions. That is more than the entire global transportation sector and second only to the energy sector. 

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10th December 2020

Virtual meetups enable GEO-GEE projects to network together

The EO Data Science team brought together the Group on Earth Observations (GEO) - Google Earth Engine (GEE) programme winning projects for five virtual meetups. The virtual meetups, which took place.

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7th December 2020

GEO-GEE project: Disaster forecasting, mitigation and response

In some disasters, economies appear to rebound better than expected. Occasionally, however, disasters will cause damage to critical assets that will impede recovery to such a large degree that the.

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25th November 2020

GEO-GEE project, ‘Strata: UNEP’s Earth Stress monitor’

The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) along with Quosient Ltd. (trading as Earth Blox) and scientists from the University of Edinburgh are working to develop an early warning system to.

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10th November 2020

GEO-GEE Project: Feeding the world with Paddy Watch

Rice is one of the most strategic commodities in the world. It is closely connected with food security, economic growth, employment, culture and regional peace. Although the world has made.

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