Discover the ICPAC led GMES and Africa consortium in Eastern Africa
ICPAC redesigned its website and they just released it. The result is nice graphically speaking, with beautiful animations of EO from Space. And they also seized the occasion to put live the website of the G&A Regional Consortium led by ICPAC. Discover the website and the Project.
http://gmes.icpac.net/ (c) ICPAC 2020
The site presents
- Who they are (GMES & Africa Project, Events (ICPAC), Vacancies, Tenders);
- What the consortium actually does (Natural habitats, Tropical Forests, Agriculture Monitoring, Rangeland Monitoring);
- The EO products (Landcover & fires, ECO Climatic Analysis, Crop and forage conditions, Bulletins);
- the Data center;
- their Publications (ICPAC); and
- many more information.
The GMES and Africa ICPAC led Project, http://gmes.icpac.net/
The ICPAC Website, https://www.icpac.net/
The GMES and Africa Support Programme is an Earth Observation programme of the African Union jointly financed with the European Union, and designed to strengthen capacities in Africa for the optimal exploitation and utilisation of Earth Observation systems, data and technologies towards the continent’s sustainable development. Through a grant scheme, the Programme supports 12 African Consortia i.e. 2-3 in each of the AUC African regions, developing EO based applications for natural resources management; see below:
More information about the G&A Consortia