How GMES and Africa, Using Earth Observation, Improves the Lives Of African People? (Part Two)

In this second part of the GMES and Africa series, Space in Africa highlights each of the agencies working towards actualising the objectives of GMES & Africa in Marine & Coastal Areas and Water and Natural Resources with emphasis on the problems they are solving and how they are solving them.

The full article is accessible here.

The Global Monitoring for Environment and Security and Africa (GMES and Africa) is joint initiative of the African Union Commission and the European Commission, GMES and Africa aims to address the growing needs of African countries to access and use Earth Observation (EO) data for the implementation of sustainable development policies, management of the environment and natural resources, as well as monitoring of humanitarian operations in Africa.