Connecting Space to Village:
Geospatial information for improved environmental decision-making in the Amazon
SERVIR-Amazonia is the newest hub within the SERVIR initiative. Funded by USAID and with science and technology support from NASA, SERVIR-Amazonia is implemented by the Alliance of Bioversity International and the International Center for Tropical Agriculture (CIAT) and a network of local and international partners serving the Amazon region, mainly the Spatial Informatics Group (SIG), Conservación Amazónica (ACCA), the Institute for Forest and Agriculture Management and Certification (IMAFLORA) and Fundación EcoCiencia. Learn more
Women from the Brazilian Amazon learn to use geospatial tools to protect the forest and improve agroforestry production
By Heidi Buzato, Celma de Oliveira, Giulia Andrich and Natalia Molina. In the São Félix do Xingu municipality in the Brazilian Amazon, there is an association managed by women (AMPPF) that uses family labor to produce fruit pulp and cocoa from their agro-forests,...
The women who work with geospatial technology to tackle climate change and protect biodiversity in the Amazon
According to recent UN data, women still represent only 28% of graduates globally in engineering and 40% in information technology and computing. This means a significant gender gap in STEM careers (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) exists, with only...
SERVIR-Amazonia delivers geospatial technology training to improve local resilience in the Caribbean
Capacity-building workshops delivered in Barbados, Trinidad and Tobago and Guyana to strengthen mangrove and hydrological event management. SERVIR-Amazonia provides training on geospatial technology capacity-building to governments, universities, research...
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Meet our Team
The people of SERVIR-Amazonia aim to improve local capacity to harness satellite data and geospatial information and foster sustainable natural resource management throughout the Amazon.
SERVIR-Amazonia works in four service areas empowering actors across the region to track and understand environmental changes in near real-time, evaluate climatic threats, and rapidly respond to natural disasters.
Drought and Fire Risk
Water & Water Related Disasters
Weather and Climate
Land Cover, Land Use Change & Ecosystems
What is SERVIR-Amazonia?
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What we Read
- La ‘I Cumbre Amazónica de Periodismo y Cambio Climático 2022’ estará en la 9.ª edición de la Semana de América Latina y el Caribe
- Fulbright Amazonia Initiative 2022-2024
- #SERVIRAmazonia : 22 mujeres latinoamericanas SIG fortalecen sus capacidades de liderazgo y toma de decisiones en el trabajo, en la Universidad Estatal de Arizona
- Using your own data in CEO: Connecting GEE raster data
- Seeds of hope: How nature inspires scientists to confront climate change
- Home - Caribbean Meteorological Organization
- Ministry of Planning and Development
- Paper on Hybrid (EN)
- Lista Verde Amazonía