Joint Research Centre (JRC)

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The Institute for Environment and Sustainability (IES) is one of the seven institutes of the JRC (European Commission). The mission of IES is to provide scientific and technical support to EU strategies for the protection of the environment and sustainable development.

Chief skills & contribution to LUC4C

Analysis of earth observation data, active partner in FLUXNET, data-model integration, model evaluation, land-use and land-cover change observations, policy interface, MRV methodology

Researchers involved

  • Romain Alkama
  • Alessandro Cescatti
  • Thomas Diehl
  • Gregory Duveiller
  • Giacomo Grassi
  • Raul Abad Vinas