April 17/18 Flood Working Groups: GEOGLOWS 2.0 and Digital Twin Earth Models in the Spotlight

Satellite image of a flooded river in Somalia

Get the latest information on the new version of GEOGLOWS and innovative Digital Twin Earth hydrology models at the April 17/18 meetings of EOTEC DevNet’s Regional Flood Working Groups (FWGs). 

The spotlight feature for the Africa, Americas, and Asia Oceania meetings is a presentation on the new version of GEOGLOWS, a global stream forecasting tool, along with region-specific cases of how it is being used. The Europe FWG spotlight will look at the impact of climate change on the global water cycle and the potential role of Digital Twin Earth (DTE) models in hydrology.  

The meetings will also include an exchange and knowledge sharing on upcoming capacity building opportunities and other resources.

Please come prepared to share a bit of information on what you are doing and how EOTEC’s community of practice might support your work! 

Meeting schedule:

  • Africa region –  April 17 (13:00-14:15 UTC)
  • Americas region – April 17 (16:00-17:15 UTC)
  • Asia-Oceania region – April 18 (04:00-05:15 UTC) **Note: now meeting on MS Teams**
  • Europe region – April 18 (13:00-14:15 UTC)

If joining the CoP conversation for the first time, please visit this page to register – you will then receive a calendar invite with the teleconference link.

Why attend?

  • Network: Engage with regional and global flood experts
  • Identify resources: Discover new tools, data, and training resources
  • Foster capacity building: Help identify and address gaps in regional and global Earth Observation capacity
  • Collaborate: Connect with potential partners for projects and initiatives.

Please be part of our community and help improve the reach of Earth Observation capacity building around the globe!

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