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AfricaGIS 2013 Conference in Addis Ababa

The GSDI Association, EIS-Africa, the International Geospatial Society, and the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) continue their partnership in offering the joint GSDI 14 World

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Mon, 10/12/2012 - 16:39

AMESD Africa Continental Environmental Bulletin available

The African Monitoring of Environment for Sustainable Development (AMESD) released a new issue of their Continental Environmental Bulletin for Africa.

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Fri, 23/11/2012 - 14:28

9th International Conference of the African Association of Remote Sensing and the Environment (AARSE)

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
El Jadida
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Date: 
29/10/2012 - 02/11/2012
Venue: 
Faculty of Science, Chouaib Douakkali University
Venue Country: 
Morocco
Event Organisers: 

African Association of Remote Sensing of the Environment (AARSE) and the Chouaib Douakkali University, Faculty of Sciences (CDU_FS)

Co-organisers: 

Moroccan Association of Remote Sensing of the Environment (MARSE)

Language of event: 
English

This conference will be a major event in the African and international community of Earth observation and geo-spatial information science in 2012.

ArcGIS adds high resolution imagery for India and Africa

ArcGIS announced that an additional batch of the large set (up to 50 million square kilometers) of high-resolution imagery to be added to the World_Imagery map service is fully processed and publis

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Fri, 05/10/2012 - 12:02

Mapping vulnerability in Africa to combat climate change and natural hazards

A new mapping tool that analyzes how climate change, natural hazards, conflict and aid intersect in Africa has been developed by the Climate Change and African Political Stability (CCAPS) program.

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Mon, 06/08/2012 - 17:28

World Food Programme launches online version of Africa RiskViewer

The World Food Programme (WFP) has made available an online version of the Africa RiskView software platform that aims to quantify and monitor weather-­related food security risk in Africa.

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Mon, 23/07/2012 - 12:15

Regional Support Offices: SDI-Africa Newsletter for June available

UN-SPIDER's Regional Support Office in Nairobi, Kenya - the Regional Centre for Mapping of Resources for Development (RCMRD) - regularly prepares a Spatial Data Infrastructure Newsletter for the Af

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Wed, 20/06/2012 - 12:03

Remote parts of Congo may soon get mobile coverage

As a result of the international collaboration between Pan-African telecom provider RascomStar, Viasat and UK-based ip.

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Thu, 07/06/2012 - 11:14
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15.8277

UNDP Africa Human Development Report acknowledges UN-SPIDER

On Tuesday, 15 May, the United Nations Development Programme released the 2012 Africa Human Development Report: Towards a Food Secure Future.

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Tue, 15/05/2012 - 15:42

Africa 'Must Embrace Geospatial Information'

[ADDIS ABABA]

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Tue, 17/05/2011 - 13:32