Spatial observation of tropical forests (OSFACO), AFRICA

Spatial observation of tropical forests (OSFACO), AFRICA

Tropical forests have been at the centre of global issues for a number of years now, either being at the forefront of international conventions or due to biodiversity. They are reservoirs of carbon and biodiversity, offering means of subsistence for millions of people. The forests in the Congo Basin represent Continue reading

Spatial land monitoring, IVORY COAST

Spatial land monitoring, IVORY COAST

Technical support for implementation of the spatial land monitoring (SLM) of Ivory Coast territory and a prototype for geoportal   The REDD+ Permanent Executive Secretariat (SEP-REDD+), acting on behalf of the Ministry for the Environment and Sustainable Development (MINEDD), initiated a national spatial land monitoring system (SLM) project. Two sub-projects Continue reading

Environment

ENVIRONMENT / RISK MANAGEMENT In view of the obligations States are faced with concerning the fight to preserve the environment, as well as prevent and manage risks, environmental information can be considered an essential and undeniable element. On a European level, the CORINE programme (coordination of information on the environment) Continue reading