Tuesday, December 20, 2016

GMES & Africa Consultation Forum with RECs and RICs

The Department of Human Resources, Science and Technology organised a consultative forum with Regional Economic Communities (RECs) and Regional Implementation Centers (RICs), from the 19 – 20 December 2016, in Abuja Nigeria.

Saturday, November 26, 2016

GMES & Africa Official Launching

GMES and Africa was officially launched at a historic ceremony on the 26 November 2016, in Brazzaville, Congo. This marked the beginning of the process to implement the initiative, which seeks to promote the development of local capacities, as well as institutional, human and technical resources in Africa for access to and exploitation of EO-based services for sustainable development.

Download the Brazzaville Declaration (in French)