Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item:
|Title:||A spaced based solution for monitoring land conditions in sub-Saharan Africa|
|Authors:||HOSCILO Agata; BALZTER Heiko; BARTHOLOME Etienne; BOSCHETTI Mirco; BRIVIO Pietro Alessandro; BRINK Andreas; CLERICI Marco; PEKEL JEAN-FRANÇOIS|
|Publisher:||NEREUS/ESA joint publication "The Growing Use of GMES across Europe's Regions"|
|Type:||Articles in periodicals and books|
|Abstract:||The African Monitoring of the Environment for Sustainable Development (AMESD) programme is a partnership between the European Union and the African Union Commission. It extends the operational use of Earth Observation to environmental and climate monitoring applications. There is an increasing need for environmental information for the implementation of international cooperation policies such as aid and development. Satellites provide an operational and cost-effective way to obtain systematic information on the land condition at the continental and regional scale in Africa.|
|JRC Directorate:||Sustainable Resources|
Files in This Item:
There are no files associated with this item.
Items in repository are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.