What are the policies on sharing of satellite data in Africa?

Credible data is the basis of good policy decisions. But African countries lack—and have poor—data. However, the gradual advancement of space technology in Africa is remedying this situation. But do space agencies across Africa share satellites data amongst themselves?

satellite data sharing in Africa

Credible data is the basis of good policy decisions. And the decisions of policymakers in Africa across multiple sectors have shown they are credulous. African countries lack—and have poor—data. It seems African leaders go with their gut feeling in decision-making rather than subscribe to Dr Williams Deming’s mantra, “In God we trust, everyone else must…

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