Are we making the most of the massive amounts of data our satellites provide on our atmosphere, marine environment and land? How do we turn what we see into decisive policies?
Satellite data play an essential role in disaster risk management
Based on the analysis of this data, emergency responders can get an overall picture of what has happened, where, and the characteristics, extent and severity of the damage.The JRC coordinates the Emergency Management Service of the Copernicus programme, the European Earth Observation programme.
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