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AI bolsters human-centric disaster risk reduction (ITU Video)

ITU points to AI for human-centric disaster risk reduction (VIDEO)

International cooperation will be vital to reduce global disaster risks, agreed the participants at a recent workshop on Artificial Intelligence (AI) for natural disaster management convened by the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), the World Meteorological Organization (WMO), and UN Environment (UNEP).

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Public Comment sought on Zarr and CoverageJSON

OGC seeks Public Comments on Zarr and CoverageJSON

Zarr can represent very large array datasets in a simple, scalable way, and is compatible with cloud object storage – making it ideal for analysis-ready geospatial data. CoverageJSON has been demonstrated to be an effective, efficient format, friendly to web and application developers. Both are considered for OGC adoption.

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Launch of the ARIES for SEEA Explorer

‘ARIES for SEEA’ Launch

On Thursday, 29 April 2021, 9-10 AM (NY time), the offcial launch of the ARIES for SEEA Explorer took place. It’s a new open-source and user-friendly digital technology which enables standardized and customizable ecosystem accounting.

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