Digital Earth Africa Becomes African Owned and Run

African leadership will take the powerful Earth observation (EO) tool Digital Earth Africa forward. This platform provides freely available analysis ready data (ARD) that covers…
16 Aug 2022

Happy 3rd Birthday Digital Earth Africa

Digital Earth Africa is just three years old, and is already recognised internationally for its leadership in the Earth observation industry. The unprecedented Earth observation…
11 Aug 2022

Digital Earth Africa Transitions Leadership to Africa

The appointment of Dr Thembi Xaba as Managing Director of Digital Earth Africa marks the transition of the organisation to be fully Africa owned and run.  From its outset, the…
06 Jul 2022

Meet Jamilatou Chaibou Begou - a champion of diversity in Hydrology and GIS science

At Digital Earth Africa we like to celebrate champions in the GIS field and recognise their work in furthering diversity and inclusion in the next generation of GIS professionals…
29 Jun 2022

Rencontrez Jamilatou Chaibou Begou - championne de la diversité en hydrologie et en science des SIG

Chez Digital Earth Africa, nous aimons célébrer les champions dans le domaine des SIG et reconnaître leur travail pour favoriser la diversité et l'inclusion dans la prochaine…
28 Jun 2022

Digital Earth Africa at the Kenya Space Expo - June 2022

Digital Earth Africa was delighted to attend and sponsor the inaugural Kenya Space Expo and Conference 2022. It was an excellent event and a great opportunity to expand awareness…
23 Jun 2022

Digital Earth Africa welcomes new collaboration with the Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations and Frontier SI

Digital Earth Africa (DE Africa) is excited to announce the commencement of a new project in collaboration with the Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations (the…
14 Jun 2022

Using advanced remote sensing and cloud computing for satellite image processing: a workshop by AGHRYMET

AGRHYMET Regional Center hosted a workshop in May to train users on Digital Earth Africa’s Sandbox platform, helping individuals to develop the techniques they need to process and…
09 Jun 2022

Creating an open-source framework for crop-type mapping in Africa

Digital Earth Africa is currently partnering with the Regional Centre for Mapping of Resources for Development (RCMRD) and FrontierSI to design an open-source framework for crop…
02 Jun 2022

Digital Earth Africa at the GEO Virtual Symposium May 2022

  The Digital Earth Africa team recently attended the GEO virtual symposium - Global Action for Local Impact. The team presented in two different sessions and attended a number…
06 May 2022