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EO AFRICA Community

Join our community!
March 2, 2023
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
Opportunities

Publishing opportunity

African EO Challenges and Solutions in Water Scarcity and Food Security

We encourage you to use this opportunity to demonstrate your results.
January 8, 2024
Opportunities

Publishing opportunity

African EO Challenges and Solutions in Water Scarcity and Food Security

We encourage you to use this opportunity to demonstrate your results.
  • For publishing Africa-oriented EO research results, we are editing a special issue of the International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation: African EO Challenges and Solutions in Water Scarcity and Food Security – Mapping the Environment We encourage our
Surveys

New research gap survey

Support the EO AFRICA R&D Facility roadmap development for 2024-2026, by filling out this survey.

Thank you for your contribution!
December 20, 2023
Surveys

New research gap survey

Support the EO AFRICA R&D Facility roadmap development for 2024-2026, by filling out this survey.

Thank you for your contribution!

  • To support the development of the roadmap of the EO AFRICA R&D Facility for 2024-2026 We launched a questionnaire in 2021, which helped define the user needs of the African EO community. Our scientific field is developing very quickly, so
Announcements

MOOC on Drought Assessment and Monitoring from Space v2

Enrol now!
May 3, 2023
Announcements

MOOC on Drought Assessment and Monitoring from Space v2

Enrol now!
  • Version 2 of the MOOC on Drought Assessment and Monitoring from Space is launched. Some additional webinars and descriptions of related research is included in the MOOC. For the presentations, both French and English subtitles can be displayed over the
Announcements

Download Training Modules

8 downloadable training packages
April 7, 2022
Announcements

Download Training Modules

8 downloadable training packages
  • A total of 8 downloadable training packages have been developed. The content of most of the MOOC-chapters, webinars, online and face to face trainings is derived from these training packages. The packages are intended to be used in MSc level curricula in the field of EO for water and food security. All packages use free and open-software.
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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.

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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

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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

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