Training on “Geospatial Information Platform for Drought Management”
November 24-25, 2020 at GISTDA Training Center (Bang Khen), Bangkok in Thailand and via VDO Conference

UNESCAP, GISTDA under operation of ASEAN Research and Training Center for Space Technology and Applications (ARTSA) and Kasetsart University organised the Training on “Geospatial Information Platform for Drought Management”, which was held between 24th – 25th November 2020 at GISTDA Training Center (Bang Khen), Bangkok in Thailand and via VDO Conference. The training aimed to stimulate and support sustainable development goals into national development plans using remote sensing and GIS platform; to introduce available software tools and methods for the exploitation of data; and to transfer knowledge towards the next generation of ASEAN for severe drought resilience.

The training was operated in Hybrid pattern, integrating onsite and online participation. There were 45 participants , in public sector, private sector, institutions and intergovernmental organisations in ASEAN region and international organisations, which came from Cambodia, China, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, Thailand and Vietnam.