AfriGEO Symposium 2023

AfriGEO 2023

18-22 September, 2023

AfriGEO is an initiative of the African community in the Group on Earth Observations (GEO) aimed at providing a coordination framework and platform for Africa’s participation in GEO. In addition, it is a:

  • Pan African initiative to raise awareness and develop capacity on EO for governments, research organizations and the commercial sector;
  • Framework for strengthening partnerships and collaborations within Africa;
  • Gateway into Africa for international partners; and
  • Support mechanism for the implementation of GEO objectives and programmes in Africa

The 7th AfriGEO symposium will be held at the COSDEF Arts and Crafts Centre, in Swakopmund Namibia from 18-23 September, 2023. The week will start with 3 parallel pre-symposium training events hosted by: ESRI, Digital Earth Africa and GEO LDN & CBAS taking place from 18-19th Sept. The Symposium itself will run from 20-22 Sep, 2023.


KADI project will be presented in Session 7: Data and Infrastructure (Thursday 21st September, 15:45-17:15)

Presentation title: Observation-based climate services for Africa – The KADI project
Presenter: Theresia Bilola (ICOS ERIC)

More info about the symposium programme and registration can be found on the event website here.