GRID

Current projects

Ongoing projects

H2020 European projects:

H2020 ECOPOTENTIAL
Improving future ecosystem benefits through Earth Observations

H2020 PLACARD
PLAtform for Climate Adaptation and Risk reDuction

Other European projects:

ECOWREX 2
Promoting sustainable energy access through the use of Geospatial technologies in West Africa

Other international projects:

PREVIEW
Project for Risk Evaluation, Information and Early Warning

UNEP-Live
UNEP-Live is UNEP's new platform for environmental data, information and knowledge management

RAMSAR Site Information Service
Redevelopment of the Ramsar Sites Information Service

MAP-X 
The next transparency revolution in the extractive sector

 

Past projects

FP7 European projects (in association with enviroSPACE):

FP7 EOPOWER (coordination)
Earth Observation for Economic Empowerment

FP7 IASON
Fostering Sustainability and Uptake of Research Results through Networking Activities in Black Sea and Mediterranean Areas

FP7 Pegaso 
People for Ecosystem-based Governance in Assessing Sustainable Development of Ocean and coast

FP7 AfroMAISON 
Africa at meso-scale: Adaptive and integrated tools and strategies on natural resources management

FP7 EcoArm2ERA 
EU Cooperation Capacity Building of Center for Ecological-Noosphere Studies of National Academy of Sciences of Armenia: Towards Armenia’s integration into the ERA

Other international projects:

GAR 
Global Assessment Report on Disaster Risk Reduction

SNIS BOLAO 
A multi-scale approach to land governance in complex cultural, environmental and institutional contexts. Development of a comparative GIS methodology linking land use, land cover and land tenure from the cases of Bolivia and the Lao PDR 

ESPON Database 
Integration of global data into the European ESPON Database

TWAP 
Transboundary Waters Assessment Programme (GEF TWAP) to provide the first global-scale assessment and improve knowledge for informed decision-making, raise awareness and foster cooperation among all stakeholders

WATERLENS
Water Availability, Improved Monitoring, Forecasting and Control of Water Availability, Quality and Distribution

National projects:

Translating the Limits of Our Planet into Environmental Targets for Switzerland 
Setting strategical environmental targets for Switzerland, by downscaling scientifically sound global planetary boundaries (Federal Office for the Environment - FOEN)

Megatrends 
Indicators of global environmental trends for the Federal Office for the Environment (FOEN) 

envirocat 
Development of the Swiss catalogue of environmental data sources for the Federal Office for the Environment (FOEN)

MUSIC 
MUlti-disciplinary diStrIbuted Computing