Project: Improving accessibility of MODIS derived time series of vegetation indices using web service

Project Fund:  CDE

Project Implementing Organization:  WLRC

Project Duration:  May 2014 – October 2014


To improve the accessibility of MODIS Vegetation Indices time series.  Application of statistical analysis will enable easier interpretation of time-series data.  The basic data will be prepared and made available in a geodatabase.  This will provide the foundation for a mobile web service capable of extracting, analyzing and summarizing relevant time series from the geodatabase according to positions data provided by the user.  The user will then receive a detailed factsheet on the desired MODIS Vegetation Indices time series.

Key Activities: 

  • Integration of the mobile web processing services into the existing web GIS infrastructure of WALRIS;
  • Verification and application of the BITS-tool in the field.  Collecting 20 detailed pixel stories according to the defined framework.
  • Demonstration and consultative workshop about the tool, the results and the further use.
  • Final reporting and accounting

Contact:  Tibebu Kassawmar

Water and Land Resource Centre (WLRC) of Addis Ababa University

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    Duties and Responsibilities of Junior AccountantUnder close supervision of the Senior Accountant and Programme Manager at HQ, the Junior Accountant will be responsible for accounting and transactions of the WLRC-AAU HQ office.Specific duties and responsibilities include but not limited to:• Support detail financial account of the office• File and store financial documents properly;• Close the accounts annually and per project Read More
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