Satellites Support Slum Upgrade and Access to Basic Services

"How can informal settlements be mapped from space? Learn how access to basic services can be modeled through best practice use cases."

For most urban areas in developing countries there is very few current or accurate data on the location, extent and the dynamics of informal settlements. Moreover, related information on the level of service deprivation (e.g. water and s...view more

About the Presenters

Tomas Soukup

Head of GIS department at GISAT, Czech Republic

Jan Kolomaznik

Remote sensing expert at GISAT, Czech Republic

Amit Patel

Professor for urban & spatial planning with the University of Massachusetts Boston

Christian Borja-Vega

Senior Economist at The World Bank Group

Manuela Hirschmugl

Remote sensing expert at JOANNEUM RESEARCH, Austria

Questions Submitted


- Sep 12, 2019

Waqar Aamir

- Sep 2, 2019
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