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Health: Progress & Highlights

Open-source software for worldwide epidemics data collection

An open-source software was developed to collect epidemics data worldwide; the software was validated by the World Health Organization. Innovative risk-maps for Rift Valley fever were produced using satellite imagery, and then validated by local partners. New pollen shedding models were developed to better forecast the release, distribution and health impact of allergenic pollen in Europe; For more details see the GEO Work Plan Progress Report