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FEWS NET Partners

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United States Agency for International Development (USAID)

USAID has been the principal U.S. agency to extend assistance to countries recovering from disaster, trying to escape poverty, and engaging in democratic reforms. FEWS NET is a USAID-funded activity that collaborates with international, national, and regional partners to provide timely and rigorous early warning and vulnerability information on emerging or evolving food security issues.

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Chemonics International Inc. (Chemonics)

Chemonics International provides technical and management services that promote sustainable growth and higher living standards around the world. Founded in 1975, Chemonics is one of the largest U.S. consulting firms providing expertise in developing and emerging-market countries.

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National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)

All Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (NDVI) image data is provided by NASA.

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National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)

Meteosat image data from NOAA are used to estimate rainfall amounts in Africa.

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United States Geological Survey (USGS)

The USGS Earth Resources Observation and Science (EROS) Center provides technical support services to FEWS NET in the use of remote sensing and geographic information system (GIS) technologies. EROS develops and provides specialized processing, modeling, and analyses to support FEWS NET activities throughout the world. In addition, EROS provides long-term data archive and distribution services for remotely sensed FEWS NET data.