AfriGEOSS Alerts

  27 AUGUST 2015

Launch of “open licence” national land cover dataset -

​South Africa


European Space Agency first Hackathon on community coding of open-source toolboxes for Sentinel missions. Apply before 10 September 2015.


JAXA have released a new Research Announcement (RA6) for ALOS-2 PALSAR-2. The GEO Secretariat may be able to assist with international partners where needed. Proposals are due by 18 September 2015.


Joint Call for Proposals: South Africa and Sweden Science and Technology research collaboration 2015


UK and South African Space Agencies to increase collaboration: The UK Space Agency and the South African Space Agency (SANSA) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) that will see them increase collaboration and review areas of common interest in their space programmes.


ASAL's satellite ALSAT-2A turned 5 years in orbit


RCMRD: Stakeholder Workshop on the Use of MODIS Data for Early Warning


Africa to receive data free of charge: China-Brazil Earth observation satellite is now operating