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Featured Technology

Author(s): SERVIR-Mekong
Enhancing our understanding of global weather and climate with precipitation estimates covering much of the planet Climate change is increasing the frequency and intensity of weather related events…
Author(s): SERVIR-Mekong
Shedding new light on land subsidence and sea level rise and facilitating flood early warning
Author(s): SERVIR-Mekong
Producing a long-term record of our changing planet

Food Security

Author(s): SERVIR-Mekong
Why this Project? Droughts in the Lower Mekong Region negatively impact ecosystem services, food and water security and biodiversity. These impacts are exacerbated by climate change, further…
Author(s): SERVIR-Mekong
The SERVIR-Mekong project promotes the use of publicly available satellite imagery and geospatial technologies in development work.
Author(s): SERVIR Mekong
SERVIR-Mekong là chương trình hợp tác của USAID-NASA được xây dựng nhằm cải thiện công tác quản lý môi  trường và thích ứng với biến đổi khí hậu tại khu vực hạ lưu sông Mê Kông thông qua việc nâng…

Gender

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A look at how gender-related issues can be incorporated into Geographic Information Systems (GIS) to support better decision making for climate and disaster risk management and natural resource…
Author(s): SERVIR-Mekong
The SERVIR-Mekong project promotes the use of publicly available satellite imagery and geospatial technologies in development work.
Author(s): SERVIR Mekong
SERVIR-Mekong là chương trình hợp tác của USAID-NASA được xây dựng nhằm cải thiện công tác quản lý môi  trường và thích ứng với biến đổi khí hậu tại khu vực hạ lưu sông Mê Kông thông qua việc nâng…
Author(s): Bernadette P. Resurreccion and Karlee Johnson
The SERVIR-Mekong program’s goal is to enhance climate change adaptation and landscape management in the Lower Mekong sub-region. The program aims to achieve this through the increased application of…

Brochures, Fact Sheets and Posters

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Implemented by the Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC), SERVIR-Mekong is funded by USAID in partnership with NASA. This infographic card provides an overview of the program.  
Author(s): SERVIR-Mekong
Why this Project? Droughts in the Lower Mekong Region negatively impact ecosystem services, food and water security and biodiversity. These impacts are exacerbated by climate change, further…
Author(s): SERVIR-Mekong
The SERVIR-Mekong project promotes the use of publicly available satellite imagery and geospatial technologies in development work.
Author(s): SERVIR-Mekong
SERVIR-Mekong is a USAID-NASA partnership program designed to improve environmental management and resilience to climate change in the Lower Mekong Region through the increased application of…
Author(s): SERVIR Mekong
SERVIR-Mekong là chương trình hợp tác của USAID-NASA được xây dựng nhằm cải thiện công tác quản lý môi  trường và thích ứng với biến đổi khí hậu tại khu vực hạ lưu sông Mê Kông thông qua việc nâng…
Author(s): SERVIR-Mekong
Why this Project? The Lower Mekong Basin is subject to extremes in streamflow conditions, including frequent flooding during the annual monsoon. Understanding and chronicling historic and current…
Author(s): SERVIR-Mekong
Monitoring land cover and land use change is important for land resource mapping, understanding ecosystem services including resilience to climate change, biodiversity conservation and other issues.…
Author(s): SERVIR-Mekong
Rain and stream gauge data are sparse in time and space, which hampers decision making on long term planning and development. In addition, river flow data is not widely shared, especially…
Author(s): SERVIR-Mekong
Future disruptions to fire activity will threaten ecosystems and human well-being throughout the world, yet there are few fire projections at global scales and almost none from a broad range of…

Knowledge Products

Author(s): P. Potapova, A. Tyukavinaa, S. Turubanova, Y. Talero, A. Hernandez-Serna, M.C. Hansen, D. Saah, K. Tenneson, A. Poortinga, A. Aekakkararungroj, F. Chishtied, P. Towashiraporn, B. Bhandarid, K.S. Aungd, Q.H. Nguyen
Spatially and temporally consistent vegetation structure time-series have great potential to improve the capacity for national land cover monitoring, to reduce latency and cost of international…
Author(s): David Saah, Karis Tenneson, Mir Matin, Kabir Uddin, Peter Cutter, Ate Poortinga, Quyen H. Nguyen, Matthew Patterson, Gary Johnson, Kel Markert, Africa Flores, Eric Anderson, Amanda Weigel, Walter L. Ellenberg, Radhika Bhargava et al.
Land cover maps are a critical component to make informed policy, development, planning, and resource management decisions. However, technical, capacity, and institutional challenges inhibit the…
Author(s): P. Potapova, A. Tyukavinaa, S. Turubanova, Y. Talero, A. Hernandez-Serna, M.C. Hansen, D. Saah, K. Tenneson, A. Poortinga, A. Aekakkararungroj, F. Chishtied, P. Towashiraporn, B. Bhandarid, K.S. Aungd, Q.H. Nguyen
Spatially and temporally consistent vegetation structure time-series have great potential to improve the capacity for national land cover monitoring, to reduce latency and cost of international…
Author(s): David Saah, Gary Johnson, Billy Ashmall, Githika Tondapu, Karis Tenneson, Matt Patterson, Ate Poortinga, Kel Markert, Nguyen Hanh Quyen, Khun San Aung, Lena Schlichting, Mir Matin, Kabir Uddin, Raja Ram Aryal, John Dilger, Water Lee, Ellenburg et al.
Land cover monitoring efforts are important for resource planning and ecosystem services in many countries. Collect Earth Online (CEO) is a new, free open source and user-friendly software tool for…
Author(s): David Saah, Karis Tenneson, Ate Poortinga, Quyen Nguyen, Farrukh Chishtie, Khun San Aung, Kel N. Markert, Nicholas Clinton, Eric R. Anderson, Peter Cutter, Joshua Goldstein, Ian W. Housman, Biplov Bhandari et al.
Land cover maps play an integral role in environment management. However, countries and institutes encounter many challenges with producing timely, efficient, and temporarily harmonized updates to…
Author(s): Centre for Development and Environment, University of Bern, and Mekong Region Land Governance, with Bern Open Publishing
The Mekong region is in the midst of profound social and environmental change. Despite urbanization, the region remains predominantly rural with more than 60 percent of its population living in rural…
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Implemented by the Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC), SERVIR-Mekong is funded by USAID in partnership with NASA. This infographic card provides an overview of the program.  
Author(s): Yongyut Trisurat, Aekkapol Aekakkararungroj, Hwan-ok Ma & John M. Johnston
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Author(s): SERVIR-Mekong
A SERVIR-Mekong infographic: SERVIR-Mekong, funded by USAID, in partnership with NASA, uses a suite of publicly available data from space technology to create innovative solutions to development…
Author(s): SERVIR-Mekong
The Dam Inundation Mapping Tool: Millions of people in Southeast Asia rely on the Irrawady, Salween, Mekong and Red Rovers for fishers, agriculture, electricity, and drinking water. This infographic…
Author(s): SERVIR-Mekong
Producing a long-term record of our changing planet