Webinars

Coastal Environment from the Air
NASA

Remote sensing of coastal and marine ecosystems is particularly challenging. Up to 80% of the signal received by the sensors in orbit comes from the atmosphere. Additionally, the constituents of the water column (dissolved and suspended) attenuate most of the light either through absorption or scattering. When it comes to retrieving information… view more

Tropical Waterfall in Forest
FAO

Costa Rica has made many efforts to monitor and conserve its forests. Since 2015, the Government has been developing a national system for monitoring land cover, land use and ecosystems (SIMOCUTE: Sistema Nacional de Monitoreo de la Cobertura y Uso de la Tierra y Ecosistemas) that… view more

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FAO/Agreenium/UNESCAP

This international technical webinar is part of the series organized by the FAO eLearning Academy, Agreenium (l'Institut agronomique, vétérinaire et forestier de France), and UNESCAP (United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific). These webinars are an opportunity for all of us to share experiences and lessons learnt,… view more

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UN Environment

Impact of COVID-19 on India’s Economic Condition

The ongoing COVID19 pandemic and containment measures have already caused a disruptive impact on India’s economy. The estimates by different agencies including the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), The World Bank, International Monetary Fund (IMF) and credit rating agencies… view more

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UNESCAP

This webinar entitled “How Space Technology Applications Contributed to Combating COVID-19 Pandemic” will be held on Tuesday, 30 June 2020 at 10:30 – 12:00 hrs. (UTC+7, Bangkok time). 

This webinar is part of the Intergovernmental Consultative Committee (ICC) on the Regional Space Applications Programme for… view more

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Climate Bonds Initiative

Speakers:

- Cedric Rimaud - ASEAN Programme Manager - Climate Bonds Initiative
- Jamie C. Gonzalez, Vice Chairman and President - Arthaland
- Ms. Cora Dizon, CFO AC Energy 
- Mr. Aboy Castro, President & CEO CleanTech Global Renewables, Inc.
- Mr. Cezar Consing, President Bank of the… view more

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YFEED

This webinar is the 5th installment of the webinar series "Sustaining Economy, Public Health and Environment for the future of humanity" and is the Final Conclusion Session.

You can join the meeting via zoom application or web browser.

Time: Jun 18, 2020, 06:00 AM Eastern Time (US and Canada) and… view more

Women carrying straw in a field
FAO/UNESAP/Agreenium

This international technical webinar is part of the series organized by the FAO eLearning Academy, Agreenium (l'Institut agronomique, vétérinaire et forestier de France) and UN-ESCAP (United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific). These webinars are an opportunity for all of us to share experiences and lessons learnt,… view more

Red tractor in field with breaking clouds
UNESCAP

People suffering from extreme poverty in Asia and the Pacific predominantly live in rural areas and are engaged in agricultural activities. In this backdrop, the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the agricultural sector has brought unprecedented challenges. Sustainable agricultural mechanization can play a key role in enabling recovery and… view more

Food Security COVID-19 Learning Series
Food Security and Nutrition Network
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IDEAL has launched the Food Security COVID-19 Learning Series, which aims to convene USAID's Office of Food for Peace-funded development and emergency activity implementers to share among peers their experiences, the challenges they are encountering, and practical approaches for adapting programming in light of COVID-19.

IDEAL consulted… view more