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German research cooperation looking behind Indonesia’s haze

The highlighted section shows additional fire hot spots under the Indonesian haze, using satellite imagery of TET-1 (Image: DLR).

So far, more than two million hectares of Indonesian forest area have been lost due to the forest fires that broke out on 21 June 2015. The National Space and Aviation Agency of Indonesia (LAPAN) expects losses to grow, as large forest areas and peat lands, especially in Kalimantan and Sumatra, are still affected by fires.   

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Lasting forest fires in Indonesia

Recently, fire hot spots decreased in consequence of heavy rainfalls (Image: NASA).

Since weeks Indonesia experiences severe forest fires in Sumatra and Kalimantan, Indonesia's half of Borneo island. Social Minister Khofifah Indar Parawansa officially confirmed the death of 19 people, as a cause of the effects of the fire haze. Due to heavy rainfall within the last days, the number of fire hot spots decreased from 1.578 to 291 on 28 October. 

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Indonesia RSO UNSPIDER activities in September 2015

The Indonesia Regional Support Office of UNSPIDER performed the following activities in September 2015:

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LAPAN to contribute to the mitigation efforts of the eruption of Mt. Raung and Mt. Sinabung, Indonesia

Supervision of LAPAN team on technical advisory meeting on 7 July in Bondowoso (Image: LAPAN)

LAPAN, UN-SPIDER Regional Support Office, has been contributing to the mitigation process of the impact caused by the Mt. Sinabung and Mt. Raung volcanoes in Indonesia.

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LAPAN predicts the worst drought in five years in Indonesia

Satellite image of the Kalimantan region, which will not suffer drought in 2015 (Image: ESA)

The Indonesian National Institute of Aeronautics and Space (LAPAN), UN-SPIDER’s Regional Support Office, has stated that Indonesia would face in 2015 the worst drought in the past five years, which would affect 80 per cent of the country’s territory, except for Kalimantan and Sumatra. 

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Indonesia: Fujitsu announces smartphone-based disaster information-sharing tool

Floods in Jakarta 2013 (Image: Arsonal/Wikipedia)

On Monday, Fujitsu Limited and PT. Fujitsu Indonesia announced the completion of a participatory

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Indonesia: Early warning system for landslides to be installed

Indonesian Lesser Sunda Islands seen from space

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Landslide in Indonesia: International Charter activated

Satellite-based map of the area affected by the landslide

The International Charter: Space and Major Disasters was activated on 15 December 2014 by the Asia

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China and Indonesia sign remote-sensing agreement

CNSA satellite imagery to support Indonesia

Following a memorandum of understanding of 6 October, the China National Space Administration (CNSA) and the Indonesian Maritime Security Coordinating Board (IMSCB) have signed an agreement on the access to Chinese remote-sensing data.

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Southeast Asia: Global Forest Watch Fires released

154  forest and land fires across Riau province on 20 July.

GFW-Fires is a new dynamic online platform for forest monitoring and fire alert system covering Southeast Asia by providing near-real time information and high-resolution satellite images.

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