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EO4SD - Earth Observation for Sustainable Development

Source(s):  European Space Agency (ESA)

The brochure describes how the EO4SD CR cluster supported ARC’s Africa RiskView (ARV) tool, combining EO data and population vulnerability data to create an early-warning model that measures food insecurity as well as estimating response costs, helping decision-makers to make early and effective interventions. This included making an on-demand flood mapping service called Flood Mapper that uses EO data to enhance the pan-African Flood Extent Depiction (AFED) service.

The EO4SD CR cluster provides insight into the potential of Earth Observation (EO) data to support climate-resilient decision-making at the regional and national scale. In collaboration with several International Financial Institutions, the EO4SD CR cluster has developed EO-based screening and risk management products that can be integrated into different platforms and project cycles.



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  • EO4SD - Earth Observation for Sustainable Development
  • Publication date 2020
  • Number of pages 6 p.

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