Posts tagged as CoP

How urban consumption drives global GHG emissions

  Cities drive the global economy, and urban decisions have an impact well beyond city boundaries. A new report by C40, Arup and the University of Leeds assesses the impact of urban consumption on climate breakdown and explores the type and scale of changes needed to ensure that C40 cities reduce their GHG emissions in […]

Land cover CoP making good progress

  The South African Group on Earth Observation’s (SA-GEO) Land Cover Community of Practice (CoP) met on 8 February 2017 to report on the progress that has been made on the work plan of 2016/2017 and to also discuss the work plan for 2017/2018. The two main activities identified for 2017/2018 are translating the updated […]

DEM community prioritises future actions

  The SA-GEO National Digital Elevation Model (DEM) Community of Practice (CoP) met on 15 March 2016 to discuss the CoP’s terms of reference and annual work plan. The forum was attended by representatives from research organisations, government departments and private companies. The South African Group on Earth Observations (SA-GEO) is a national earth observations […]

Developing concept paper on EO infrastructure

  The South African Group on Earth Observations (SA-GEO) Secretariat, an initiative of the Department of Science and Technology (DST) under the intergovernmental GEO umbrella, recently convened the third EO Infrastructure Community of Practice (CoP) meeting. The EO Infrastructure CoP set out to discuss the development of a concept paper on EO Infrastructure, get an […]