Climate Downscaling Training Course Modules 2 & 3

GIC completed an online capacity development program to aid Lao PDR in its effort to prepare for the effects of climate change to the country’s agriculture sector. The final two training courses were conducted from July 19 – Aug 03 and from September 16 Read More

UNEP Discovery Session – CounterMEASURE Project

GIC presented its ongoing work to fight plastic pollution using geospatial technology at the United Nations Environment Program’s (UNEP) 13th Digital Discovery Session on September 14, 2021. Digital Discovery Sessions are two-hour long webinars designed to serve as a platform for joint learning where Read More

Plastic Waste Outreach at National University of Lao

GIC partnered with the National University of Laos (NUOL) to spread awareness for Southeast Asia’s riverine plastic waste issue with an online workshop on August 27, 2021. Seventy students from the NUOL attended the three-hour webinar. GIC staff introduced NUOL students to UNEP’s CounterMEASURE project Read More

Reconstruction Monitoring Training Course Module 2

GIC teamed up with the Remote Sensing Technology Center of Japan (RESTEC) to hold an online five-day training course to strengthen Indonesia’s capacity for reconstruction monitoring with geospatial technology from July 12 – 16, 2021. This training course was the second module in Read More

LRIMS Training Course to Support Afghanistan AEZ Project

GIC held the final online training course for the Afghanistan Land Resources Information Management System (LRIMS) from June 28-29, 2021.  Twenty participants from the Afghanistan Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation, and Livestock (MAIL) were given a complete overview of the LRIMS online data visualization platform. GIC staff Read More