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DE Africa Signs Partnership With RCMRD, AGRHYMET And ITC To Build Capacity For The Use Of Satellite Data Across Africa
06 January 2020
Digital Earth Africa(DE Africa) has signed a partnership with the Regional Centre for Mapping of Resources for Development (RCMRD) in Kenya, AGRHYMET Regional Centre in Niger and the Faculty of Geo-information Science and Earth Observation (ITC) at the University of Twente in the Netherlands, for the building and provision of skills and expertise needed for the use of satellite data in Africa.
According to DE Africa, the partnership is necessary for the success of DE Africa to help achieve uptake of products and ensure the program delivers a sustainable platform through access to civil society, research and private sectors and government at country and continental levels.
Source: Space In Africa
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