Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Establishment of Humanitarian and Early Warning Mechanisms in Africa

The African Union Commission and various stakeholders and partners have been discussing the establishment of integrated and continental Humanitarian and Early Warning Mechanisms in Africa,

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Marine User Handbook for Sentinel-3 users available online

A user guide that summarises  key information  required to enable both general users and technical  users to get information about marine altimetry products, from Sentinel-3 is made available online.

Monday, February 26, 2018

Copernicus helps reduce the risk of coastal flooding and erosion

Conservation, management and restoration of ecosystems and vegetated foreshores can help reduce the risk of coastal flooding and erosion. Free and open data from Copernicus helps to monitor vegetation characteristics, wave attenuation, sedimentation and erosion.

Monday, February 19, 2018

GMES & Africa discusses usage and applications of Copernicus Data

Experts from Africa and Europe discusses how the Global Monitoring of Environment and Security & Africa Support Programme can adapt and use Earth Observation data from Sentinel satellites.