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The FAO and Business Finland are organizing a hybrid event at COP28 on December 11, 2023, titled "AgroAdapt: Cultivate the Future." The event, held at the Finland Pavilion, showcases a serious game, AgroAdapt, designed to address climate change challenges in...

The National Consultative Workshop on the Soil-Land-Water Digital Information System (SoLaWISe) project was conducted in Islamabad by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations on 05 and 06 December 2023. Pakistan serves as a pilot country for the...

ISO 57th plenary meeting was hosted by The Bureau of standards (BIS) in New Delhi, India, from the 4th to the 8th December 2023.

The mission of ISO is to standardize in the field of digital geographic information.

This work aims to...

Forest and farm smallholders and their organizations, who supply at least one-third of the world’s food, are confronting increasingly difficult climatic conditions – such as extreme temperatures, more variable rainfall, prolonged droughts, storms and flooding. They also face policy uncertainties...

A three-day technical training workshop has been organized on the use of LCCS in Yemen from 20 to 22 November 2023. More than 20 experts participated from key stakeholder organizations including Yemen Remote Sensing and GIS Center (YRSC), Water and...