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Satellite images show high agricultural productivity in the US

Satellite images to track vegetation

Satellite sensor data show that the crops in the Midwest region of the United States have highest photosynthetic activity, compared to other agricultural regions.

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Wed, 16/04/2014 - 15:16
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Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)

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Adaptation frontiers: conference on European climate change adaptation research and practice

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Lisbon
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Date: 
10/03/2014 - 12/03/2014
Venue Country: 
Portugal
Event Organisers: 

Climate Impacts Research and Response Coordination for a Larger Europe, University of Lisbon (CIRCLE 2)

Language of event: 
English

The objective of this final CIRCLE conference is

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Latin America and the Caribbean: Developing, linking, and applying climate knowledge

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Montevideo
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Date: 
17/03/2014 - 21/03/2014
Venue Country: 
Uruguay
Event Organisers: 

World Climate Research Programme (WCRP)

Language of event: 
English

The climate research community is facing a comple

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Earth Observation for Food and Agriculture: Ukraine RSO takes part in Workshop

Prof. Nataliia Kussul of the UN-SPIDER RSO delivered a presentation

Representatives of the UN-SPIDER Regional Support Office in Ukraine, hosted by SRI NASU-SSAU, took part in the International Meeting on Food Security, Earth Observations and Agricultural Monitoring

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Mon, 02/12/2013 - 13:45
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Brussels Space Policy round Table: Cooperation vs Competition in Space Activities

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Thu, 16/05/2013
Venue City: 
Brussels
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Date: 
21/05/2013
Venue: 
Brussels
Venue Country: 
Belgium
Event Organisers: 

SW Foundation

Language of event: 
English

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United Nations/Pakistan International Workshop on Integrated Use of Space Technologies for Food and Water Security

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Mon, 28/01/2013
Venue City: 
Islamabad
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Date: 
11/03/2013 - 15/03/2013
Venue Country: 
Pakistan
Event Organisers: 

UNOOSA and Pakistan Space and Upper Atmosphere Research Commission (SUPARCO)

Co-organisers: 

Inter-Islamic Network on Space Science and Technology (ISNET)

Language of event: 
English

The United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (OOSA) and the Government of Pakistan are jointly organizing the Workshop to promote the use of space technologies for the benefits of developing c

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Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) in Togo

Agriculture is one of the main drivers of Togo’s economy, but the steep drop in global cotton prices in recent years dealt a blow to many farmers.

Senegal and Pakistan collaborate on Space-based Technology to cope with food crisis

Researchers at Senegal’s Centre for Ecological Monitoring (Centre de Suivi Ecologique, CSE), in Dakar, and the Inter-Islamic Network on Space Sciences and Technology (ISNET), based in Karachi

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Thu, 02/08/2012 - 14:48

Use space technology for food security: Former ISRO chief

India must embark on a “new evergreen revolution” with the extensive use of appropriate bio- and space technology inputs to ensure food security for all and enable the country to compet

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Tue, 21/02/2012 - 16:46
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