IGN FI at the heart of the New Copernicus Service Global mapping and monitoring of land cover and tropical forests (LCFM)

IGN FI at the heart of the New Copernicus Service Global mapping and monitoring of land cover and tropical forests (LCFM)

In November 2023, the Joint Research Centre (JRC) of the European Commission and VITO signed a four-year framework contract for the deployment of the Copernicus LCFM service, marking a significant step forward in environmental monitoring. This service extends and enhances the Copernicus Global Land Cover 100m resolution layers and incorporates Continue reading

Ivory Coast/ PADA: Report on surveys and stenciling

Ivory Coast/ PADA: Report on surveys and stenciling

The Abidjan District Addressing Project (Projet d’Adressage du District d’Abidjan – PADA) has taken significant steps towards achieving a comprehensive addressing system and a unified reference system. These advances now guarantee the precise location and effective identification of occupancy units, whether houses, buildings or other structures, on the roads and Continue reading

Haiti: production of a carbon storage assessment methodology

Haiti: production of a carbon storage assessment methodology

ONF International, IGN FI and the National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS), have produced a methodology for assessing the carbon storage capacities of mangroves in the different compartments. According to Adrien Moiret, remote sensing & GIS expert, “the preservation of mangroves is of crucial importance because of their major role in Continue reading