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
Trinidad and Tobago strengthens capacities in the use of geospatial tools
The Caribbean nation finishes its first training program delivered by SERVIR-Amazonia. In 2021, SERVIR-Amazonia began a training program on the use of geospatial tools in five Caribbean countries: Guyana, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, Dominican Republic, and...
Empowering Women through Geotechnology Training Event
Between April 11th and 13th, 2023, Júlia Niero and Heidi Buzato, from Imaflora, in partnership with Queren Luna from SIGMA/SEMAPI, conducted an online training event called "Empowering women through Geotechnology", which was designed by women and offered exclusively...
Indigenous people in South America are twice as likely to suffer severe consequences from fires
A new study, published in IOP Publishing’s journal Environmental Research Health, reveals that Indigenous people in the Amazon Basin are twice as likely to die prematurely from smoke exposure due to wildfires than the broader South American population. Regions in...
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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?
What we Tweet
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
- Land Management Division
- IMA - Institute of Marine Affairs
- Suriname and US collaborate to deal with the impact of climate change