Ebola

Satellite imagery and human geography data to be used to combat Ebola

Map showing Ebola outbreak in Freetown, Sierra Leone

The United States National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) has recently released a series of satellite imagery and human geography data sets in order to contribute to combat the Ebola crisis in western Africa. The images are Image City Map™ products, derived from DigitalGlobe data sets.

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Mon, 12/01/2015 - 09:51

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USA: NGA imagery and mapping support to assist Ebola relief efforts

Sierra Leone: into the Ebola epicentre

The United States National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) is delivering online access to unclassified geospatial intelligence data to major federal agencies and partners in an effort to support Ebola relief in Western Africa, as the Agency stated in a press release.

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Wed, 26/11/2014 - 12:53

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International Charter activated for Ebola epidemic in Western Africa

The World Health Organization (WHO) declared an international health emergency

An outbreak of Ebola has struck several countries in south west Africa. The World Health Organization (WHO) declared an international health emergency for the deadly epidemic in August 2014.

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Mon, 13/10/2014 - 17:09

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Africa Geospatial Forum postponed due to Ebola outbreak

Nigeria seen from space

The Africa Geospatial Forum, scheduled to take place in Lagos, Nigeria on 19 and 20 August 2014, had to be postponed due to the Ebola outbreak in the region, as the organizers announced: "Considering the wellbeing of our participants, exhibitors and sponsors, Geospatial Media and Communications and Lagos State Government are re-scheduling Africa Geospatial Forum to 9 - 10 December, 2014 at the same venue, when organising such a gathering will yield maximum benefits for all stakeholders involved."

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Mon, 18/08/2014 - 07:44

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