Introduction to FAO WaPOR

Introduction to WaPOR programme

In this activity, watch the videos introducing you to the WaPOR Programme. The first video will give you general information about WaPOR programme of the Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations (FAO). In the second video, experts from WaPOR project will discuss the importance of putting Water Productivity on the map.

Counting crops + drops: using remote sensing to help grow the future together - FAO

Putting Water Productivity on the Map - TheWaterChannel

WaPOR data components

In this video, you will be introduced to the data components of WaPOR database. The detailed information on the spatial and temporal resolution for the different data layers can also be found in the WaPOR Catalog. 

WaPOR data quality assessment

In this video, Dr. Marloes Mul will present the WaPOR data quality assessments carried out by IHE Delft and other research institutions. These assessments are parts of the participatory methodology review process of the WaPOR database and have contributed to the improvement of new versions.

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