Role of Geospatial information & Earth Observation in achieving SDGs

Role of Geospatial information & Earth Observation in achieving SDGs

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The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), otherwise known as the Global Goals, are a universal call to action to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure that all people enjoy peace and prosperity. And in this Satellite Earth Observation technology has tremendous potential to inform and facilitate sustainable development work.  In discussion with Jacqueline McGlade who is Chief Scientist and Director of Science Division, United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), Kenya and Nigel Clifford, CEO of Ordnance Survey along with Barbara Ryan, Secretariat Director of Group of Earth Observation as moderator, Geospatial World brings to you a panel discussion on the topic of the role of Geospatial information & Earth Observation in achieving SDGs.