Latest News and Events

Become a member

EO AFRICA Community

Join our community! Community building is a central aspect of the EO AFRICA Initiative. It will allow our stakeholders to follow-up on events and calls, participate in the Space Academy and/or make use of the Innovation Lab. Only by engaging with the community
March 10, 2022
Announcements

Announcing the EO AFRICA R&D Research Projects – Awarded Proposals (First Call)

EO AFRICA R&D Facility is announcing: EO AFRICA R&D Research Projects – Awarded Proposals (First Call) Evaluation of the Proposals 62 proposals were received from 23 African and 16 European countries. Each proposal was reviewed by 2 domain experts for
May 18, 2022
Living Planet Symposium

EO AFRICA Initiative

Date:
Tuesday – 24.05.2022, 03:20 PM
  • EO AFRICA Initiative | Tuesday – 24.05.2022, 03:20 PM | Agora SAPIENS, World Conference Center Bonn | The EO AFRICA Initiative will be explained and discussed during the Agora session of the ESA Living Planet Symposium next 24 of May in Bonn. Join us for an interesting roundtable-type discussion in which key representative of the Advisory Board and other African institutions will analyze the progress and define the future development of the EO AFRICA Initiative.
May 16, 2022
Opportunity

3rd edition of the DLR/ESA open PolInSAR training course

Dates:
May 2 – July 8, 2022
  • 3rd edition of the DLR/ESA open PolInSAR training course | May 2 – July 8, 2022 | Online | Great opportunity to understand multi-parameter SAR data: The DLR-HR PolinSAR course offers a comprehensive training on SAR-based technics (PolSAR, InSAR, PolISAR, TomoSAR). This will be also an excellent opportunity for the users of our Innovation Lab to practice the cloud-based computing skills learnt, with a different platform. Places are limited but members of the EO AFRICA Community are particularly encouraged to apply.
April 8, 2022
Face to Face Courses

3rd on the EO AFRICA R&D Facility Face to Face Courses

APPLICATIONS ARE OPEN
Deadline: May 30, 2022

Dates: June 20 – 24, 2022
  • Face to Face course on Cloud Computing and Algorithms for EO Analyses | June 20 – 24, 2022 | Royal Hôtel Rabat, Rabat, Morocco | Introduction to Cloud Computing and its usage for Earth Observation (EO) data analyses.
April 4, 2022
Announcements

MOOC on Drought Assessment and Monitoring from Space

Enrol now! Extensive time-series on vegetation and wealth of operational satellites from space provides ample opportunities to monitor vegetation developments and more and more accurate yield forecast. This MOOC provides an introduction to “Droughts”, answers questions on how it can be quantified,
December 2, 2021
View more news, events and other announcements...

Why EO Africa

EO AFRICA stands for African Framework for Research Innovation, Communities and Applications in Earth Observation. EO AFRICA fosters an African-European R&D partnership, facilitating the sustainable adoption of the Earth Observation and related space technology in Africa – following an African user driven approach with a long-term (>10 years) vision for the digital era in Africa.

Read More

EO AFRICA Community

EO AFRICA Community

Community building is a central aspect of the EO AFRICA Initiative. It will allow our stakeholders to follow-up on events and calls, participate in the Space Academy and/or make use of the Innovation Lab. Only by engaging with the community

Read more

Space Academy

Space Academy

The Space Academy is the institute of the EO AFRICA R&D Facility that will take care of the (co-)development, hosting and the certification of all the developed content. The Space Academy will provide a system to enrol candidates for the

Read more