Harnessing Space Technology for Africa’s Infrastructural Development

Arianespace Vega rocket launches Morocco's second EO satellite, the Mohammed VI-A. Source: NASA Spaceflight

Infrastructures are key ingredients for building sustainable cities and communities, increasing resilience to disasters, risk reduction, land mapping, managing diseases and public health emergencies, and improving urban development blueprints to improve living conditions. This article will investigate how Earth observation (EO) satellites can enhance the capabilities of the African government and private sector players to...

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