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DROUGHT : Drought Observatories datasets

Drought monitoring is based on various indices: the standardized precipitation index (SPI), which shows the deviation from average precipitation and is therefore directly related to drought hazard, while additional indices monitor the status of soil moisture, vegetation, groundwa...

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EMM : European Media Monitor

The Europe Media Monitor (EMM, see http://emm.newsbrief.eu/overview.html ) family of applications has been analysing up to 220,000 news reports per day since 2004. EMM recognises names mentioned in the news in over twenty languages and decides automatically for each newly found n...

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GHSL : Global Human Settlement Layer

The Global Human Settlement Layer (GHSL) project is supported by European Commission, Joint Research Centre and Directorate-General for Regional and Urban Policy. The GHSL produces new global spatial information, evidence-based analytics, and knowledge describing the human presen...

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ENACT : Spatiotemporal population and activity maps

The ENACT project aims at producing a set of seamless nighttime and daytime population density grids for each month of the year, which take into account human activities and induced major daily and monthly variations, and covering all EU Member States. These spatio-temporal grids...

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CEMS-GloFAS-RA : GloFAS hydrological reanalysis

This collection includes output of global hydrological simulations produced in the context of the Copernicus Emergency Management Service - Global Flood Awareness System (CEMS-GloFAS). Output maps have quasi global extent and 0.1 degree (~10 km) grid resolution.

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JRC-COVID : Covid Statistics

Since the outbreak of the COVID-19 crisis, the Joint Research Centre (JRC) has been supporting the European Commission in multidisciplinary areas to understand the COVID-19 emergency, anticipate its impacts, and support contingency planning. This activity forms part of a broader ...

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ECHC : Export Control Handbook for Chemicals

The Export Control Handbook for Chemicals contains a large list of chemicals subject to export controls (restrictions, or prohibitions under sanctions) because of their inclusion in various EU regulations or the Chemical Weapons Convention treaty. Each chemical is correlated with...

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FLOODS : River Flood Hazard Maps at European and Global Scale

The datasets included in this collection depict flood prone areas in Europe and the World for river flood events of different magnitude (from 1-in-10-year to 1-in-500-year). The maps have been developed using hydrological and hydrodynamic models, driven by the climatological dat...

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CEMS-EFAS : European Flood Awareness System

The European Flood Awareness System (EFAS) is part of the Copernicus Emergency Management Service (Copernicus EMS). It provides complementary, flood early warning information to its partners, the National/Regional Hydrological Services and the European Response and Coordination C...

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CEMS-GloFAS : Global Flood Awareness System

The Global Flood Awareness System (GloFAS), jointly developed by the European Commission and the European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts (ECMWF), is part of the Copernicus Emergency Management Service (Copernicus EMS). GloFAS provides added value, complementary flood f...

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CEMS-RM : CEMS Rapid Mapping

Rapid Mapping is one of the two on-demand mapping services under the Copernicus Emergency Management Service (CEMS). Rapid Mapping delivers geospatial information (in different vector and raster formats) in the midst of or immediately after catastrophic events or humanitarian cri...

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CEMS-RRM : CEMS Risk and Recovery Mapping

Risk and Recovery Mapping is one of the two on-demand mapping services under the Copernicus Emergency Management Service (CEMS). Risk and Recovery Mapping delivers geospatial information (in different vector and raster formats) in support of disaster risk reduction, preparedness ...

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FAD : Fisheries and Aquaculture data

The following collection contains data produced by the Fisheries and Aquaculture sector at JRC in the context of the research and scientific support to the Common Fisheries Policy and the Marine Strategy Framework Directive.

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INFORM : Index for Risk Management - INFORM

INFORM is a multi-stakeholder forum for developing shared, quantitative analysis relevant to humanitarian crises and disasters. INFORM includes organisations from across the multilateral system, including the humanitarian and development sector, donors, and technical partners. Th...