Our alumnus Angham Daiyoub recently published the scientific paper "War and Deforestation: Using Remote Sensing and Machine Learning to Identify the War-Induced Deforestation in Syria 2010–2019 ", with results from her MEDfOR Master thesis, in the journal Land. Congratulations Angham!


Angham, from Syria, studied at the University of Lleida (Spain) and at the Karadeniz Tecnhical University (Turkey) in the academic years 2018/2020. She is currently doing her PhD in terrestrial ecology at CREAF research centre at the Autonomous University of Barcelona.

In her words: “Participating in the MEDFOR program was a transformative journey that provided me with the essential skills to thrive within the realm of academia”.