CEOS, the Committee on Earth Observation Satellites, coordinates civil spaceborne observations of the Earth. Participating agencies strive to address critical scientific questions and to harmonise satellite mission planning to address gaps and overlaps. CEOS and ESA have launched the EO handbook on ‘Satellite Earth Observations in support of the SDGs’ . The online version is at http://eohandbook.com/sdg/
CEOS 7th Working Group for Capacity Building and Data Democracy (WG CapD) Annual Meeting was held in São José dos Campos, Brazil (hosted by National Institute for Space Research (INPE, Brazil).