Topic Guide on Earth Observation in Climate and Environment Development Programmes

This Topic Guide shows the many ways in which Earth Observation data can help teams working on climate programmes

Abstract

This Topic Guide is part of the series produced for Climate, Environment, Infrastructure and Livelihoods Advisers in the UK Department for International Development. This Topic Guide has been produced in Sway as an online, interactive report.

Through the use of a wide range of examples and case studies, this Topic Guide demonstrates the many ways in which Earth Observation (EO) data can help teams working on climate and environment and wider development programmes. It also explains the recent developments in EO technologies in a relevant and accessible way. Importantly, the Topic Guide highlights the current opportunities and challenges in the use of EO data and makes suggestions about how a requirements-based approach to the use of EO data in development programmes might be applied.

A Summary of Topic Guide on Earth Observation in Climate and Environment Development Programmes is also available.

Citation

Brittan, R; Angell, M. Topic Guide on Earth Observation in Climate and Environment Development Programmes. Evidence on Demand, UK (2016)

Topic Guide on Earth Observation in Climate and Environment Development Programmes

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