Mapping Nature for People and Planet in Uganda: Second Workshop
How can we use spatial data to identify Essential Life Support Areas where nature-based actions can deliver on national priorities for biodiversity, climate, and sustainable development? In this second virtual international workshop, decision-makers and spatial data experts from Uganda will work with an international team to explore the science behind ELSA mapping and co-create the final ELSA map for the country.
45 participants expected
23 November - 3 December 2020
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We are excited to welcome you to the workshop! This virtual meeting room will enable you to:
- Download background information and key documents for the workshop
- Access the link to join all workshop sessions on Zoom
- Watch the video recordings of each session
- Engage with other participants via a forum
- Continue discussions and peer-exchange after the workshop is over
Learn how about key features of this page and how you can enhance your workshop experience by watching this short tutorial .
We will meet throughout the virtual workshop using Zoom. All sessions will take place at the same link. Click here to join.
- Introduce and explore the principles and applications of Systematic Conservation Planning, the science used to map Uganda's ELSAs.
- Use PrioritizR and understand how to use the R code to run Systematic Conservation Planning analyses in Uganda.
- Co-develop and review the Essential Life Support Areas map of Uganda with national and international experts.
- Identify data for monitoring progress on Uganda's Essential Life Support Areas.