Seminar On Remote Sensing And Gis In Climate Change, Food Security And Agriculture
The primary goal of the study course is enhancing the skills
of technical team needed within Food Security Analysis, weather evaluation and
also farming by giving them having a comprehension on the usage of spatial as
well as Earth Observation (EO) info as something to incorporate information
about climate change, farming, and food protection in an innovative and
At the end of course participants
should be able to:
Understand the fundamental ideas of GIS as well
as Remote Sensing
Apply RS and GIS for designing implementations
of big scale early warning systems
Understand ideas and frameworks in
analysis of Food Security.
Understand ideas and primary frameworks in analysis
of Climate Change.
comprehend ideas and main concepts in
comprehend the connection between climate
change, farming as well as food protection
Application of GIS as well as Remote Sensing as
Decision assistance application for agriculture, food security, and Climate
WHO SHOULD ATTEND
The course targets people who require additional
skills in remote sensing, climate change and the use of GIS.
to food security, climate change, and Agriculture.
for food security, climate change, and Agriculture.
Introduction to R.S and GIS ideas in
climate change, Food and Agriculture security
GIS project style and setup
Sources of GIS information for CCAFS
Integration of data from
various sources to GIS
Application of handheld GPS
for data collecting
Geospatial Analysis in Agriculture
& food security
Mapping areas of climate change and
Remote Sensing in CCAFS
overview of Remote sensing
Remote sensing applications
Satellite Image Acquisition
of climate change on Agriculture & food security
of GIS in predicting Climate change
Responding to climate change,
Mitigation & Adaptation
Impacts of climatic change on
Agriculture and food availability.
•Policy Framework addressing local
weather change; Kyoto protocol process and also existing local laws
Remote Sensing in Agriculture
Grid sampling, managing zones,
practical yield targets
Remote realizing (RS) for the site-specific
Yield tracking and mapping
Food Security Assessment
The application of satellite imagery
for analyzing food security
Assessing the impacts of food
Climate change sources of
Basic GPS skills
Varities of GPS
Integration of GPS field information
in GIS database
GPS setup, Capturing information
GPS data download along with related
Participatory GIS & Use of Mobile Phones to Collect Data
Analysis of Participatory GIS
Climate predictions used by the
Applying GIS to come up with
Use of Mobile Phones for GIS Data assortment of
Assessment and also Surveys
This course is delivered by our seasoned trainers who have
vast experience as expert professionals in the respective fields of practice.
The course is taught through a mix of practical activities, theory, group works
and case studies.
Training manuals and additional reference materials are
provided to the participants.
Upon successful completion of this course, participants will
be issued with a certificate.
We can also do this as tailor-made course to meet
organization-wide needs. Contact us to find out more: email@example.com
· The training will be conducted at SKILLS FOR AFRICA TRAINING INSTITUTE IN NAIROBI
· The training fee covers
tuition fees, training materials, lunch and training venue. Accommodation and
airport transfer are arranged for our participants upon request.
Payment should be sent to our bank account before start of
training and proof of payment sent to: firstname.lastname@example.org