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Tech for a Sustainable Future Panel features EOFSAC Hub Partner at Resource Watch Launch Event

Apr 13, 2018

On Wednesday April 11th, National Geographic and the World Resources Institute co-hosted a launch event for the new Resource Watch platform to explore how current trends in data, technology, media and human networks can inform decision-making around natural resources. As part of this event,… Read more

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Stanford EOFSAC Partners Examine Approaches to Crop Yield Measurement in Uganda

Apr 2, 2018

Stanford-based EOFSAC partners Dr. David Lobell and Dr. George Azzari's new report "Eyes in… Read more

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First Round of Drone Data Collected in Tanzania by IFPRI EOFSAC Partners

Mar 30, 2018

IFPRI EOFSAC partners Soonho Kim and Summer Allen are working as partners with UMD to understand how satellite data can help better understand crop production and loss in Tanzania. As part of this research, ground-truthed data collection is needed.  The first round of data collection took place… Read more

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Jan Dempewolf Meets With Tanzania Ministry of Agriculture and Local Partners

Mar 28, 2018

The University of Maryland (UMD) EOFSAC Team continues to strengthen agricultural monitoring for food security in East Africa. Main local partners and beneficiaries in the region are the Tanzania Ministry of Agriculture National Food Security Division (NFSD), the Uganda Office of the Prime… Read more

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Afghanistan Drought Research Highlights EOFSAC Partner Amy McNally

Mar 20, 2018

EOFSAC partner Amy McNally’s work about potentially hazardous drought conditions in critical agricultural areas has been highlighted on NASA's Earth Observatory site. The article Record Low Snowpack in Afghanistan describes… Read more