No próximo dia 20 de Abril decorre o webinar Earth Observation for Conservation Policy and Practice: Trans-Atlantic Perspectives.
Este webinar surge alinhado com os recentes acordo realizados entre União Europeia e Estados Unidos, num esforço de conservação de 30% de áreas de Terra e Água, até 2030.
Horário: 16:00 – 18:30 CET (Europe) / 10:00 – 12:30 ET (United States)
WEBINAR AGENDA (preliminary)
- Welcome – Chandni Navalkha, International Land Conservation Network
- Jim Levitt, International Land Conservation Network, Lincoln Institute of Land Policy
- Harm Schoten, Director, Eurosite – the European Land Conservation Network
European perspective (16:15-17:00/10:15-11:00)
- Bruno Combal, European Commission, DG Environment: Earth observation in the context of the EU Green Deal.
- Alexandra Ibragimova, IUCN Regional Office for Eastern Europe and Central Asia (ECARO) and tbc GeoVille: eLENS. using Earth observation to assist environmental policy making and monitoring.
- Wojtek Mróz, Eurosite, Remote Sensing Support Group. Enabling access to remote sensing data and technologies – perspective of site managers and practitioners.
US perspective (17:00-17:45/11:00-11:45)
- Dawn Wright, Esri Chief Scientist. Presentation of the policy context: Thirty by Thirty Resolution to Save Nature and Half Earth
- Odean Serrano, Earth League International, Countering Wildlife Trafficking Institute. Collaborating across Federal Agencies for Environmental Management: The need to address Environmental Security through the lens of Remote Sensing Capabilities
- Jeff Allenby, Center for Geospatial Solutions, International Land Conservation Network. New tools and datasets are enabling on engaging private land protection and public/private partnerships to be more strategic and integrate global goals into local efforts
Q&A PANEL DISCUSSION (17:50-18:20/11:50-12:20)
Main issues for discussion:
- Quality and quantity of data, resolution and scale, what is the most needed or useful for conservation/policy
- Integration with on the ground monitoring
- Accessibility issue, which is not just cost-based but user-friendliness, usability, for biodiversity conservation/policy
- Private vs. public consideration
WEBINAR SUMMARY AND FINAL WORDS (18:20-18:30/12:20-12:30)
- Breece Robertson, Center for Geospatial Solutions, ILCN