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A message from DE Africa

The Digital Earth Africa (DE Africa) team would first like to send our thoughts and best wishes to everyone in these

Edward Boaham profile picture
Last month we welcomed Edward Boamah to the Digital Earth Africa Establishment team as our Technical Manager based in Ghana.
Remote sensing image of water data
A new initiative funded by The Helmsley Charitable Trust spawns IWMI partnership with Digital Earth Africa, leveraging Earth observation data to enhance the ability of African Governments, communities and companies to better manage their water.
AGHRYMET signing MoU
We recently signed mutually beneficial agreements to help us ensure that anyone can use Digital Earth Africa (DE Africa) by providing the skills and expertise required.
side event room
At the Digital Earth Africa side event as part of the Group on Earth Observation (GEO) Week 2019, we showcased where we are now and welcomed a number of the program’s partners and collaborators.
water observations The Gambia
Amazon Web Services is collaborating with us and helping data users across the continent gain fast access to petabytes of decision-ready satellite data.
Big data event audience
At a Big EO: Big Data side event as part of the Group on Earth Observation (GEO) Week 2019, we discuss a grand challenge for the Earth observation community.
DE Africa Day
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 issues across Africa. 
Governance Framework
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.
Digital Earth Africa
A Digital Earth Africa (DE Africa) prototype map has been developed to provide easy access to spatial information on the African continent.