Transformational information for Africa

Digital Earth Africa is an ambitious program, but has made significant progress to date. At the Digital Earth Africa side event as part of the Group on Earth Observations (GEO…

06 Sep 2019

Enabling insights for better decision-making

As part of the Amazon Sustainability Data Initiative, Amazon Web Services (AWS) is supporting Digital…

06 Sep 2019

Calling for operational and ready-to-use data

Digital Earth Africa will rely on analysis ready data to ensure efficient time-series analyses and data interoperability. A grand challenge for the Earth observation (EO)…

04 Sep 2019

A successful DE Africa day for multi stakeholder partnerships

Digital Earth Africa (DE Africa) had the pleasure of hosting 150 stakeholders for a day of innovative discussions on the importance of Earth observation (EO) for addressing key…

21 Aug 2019

DE Africa’s vision, mission and key principles

A Governance Framework for Digital Earth Africa is now available, which shares the vision for the program and the key guiding principles to achieving it.

The Governance…

09 Aug 2019

Map-based access to spatial data now live

A Digital Earth Africa (DE Africa) prototype map has been developed to provide easy access to spatial information on the African continent. The DE Africa map aims to help…

04 Aug 2019