Our Work

EIS-AFRICA’s role as Africa’s representative on continent wide and Global initiatives is demand driven and continuously expanding. Activities include:

Partners

American Association of Geographers

American Association of Geographers

Official Partner

US State Department

US State Department

Regional distribution of LandSat Imagery

Memberships

CODATA

CODATA

Member of Global Roads

GGIM

GGIM

Member of the United Nations Global Geospatial Information Management (GGIM) which aims at setting up formal mechanisms for better coordination of UN geospatial activities.

GEO/GEOSS

GEO/GEOSS

Membership of the Group on Earth Observation

US State Department

US State Department

Executive Member of the UN Economic Commission for Africa, Committee on Development Information, Science and Technology

Contributions

AMCEN

AMCEN

Supporting the African Ministers of Environment for more than a decade developing the African Environmental Outlook (with UNEP DEWA) and the African Environmental Information Network.

WRI

WRI

Contributor to the World Resources Review and Report

WSIS

WSIS

Supporting the World Summit on Information Society and promoting the use of geo-spatial information for sustainable development.

WSSD

WSSD

Supporting the World Summit of Sustainable Development – Johannesburg with regard to Agenda 21, this highlights the need to promote the use of geo-information. EIS-AFRICA put forward a position paper titled, “Geo-information Supports Decision-making in Africa.”

UNEP

UNEP

Support UNEPs Global Environmental Outlook (GEO) and African Environmental Outlook (AEO).

Our Work

EIS-AFRICA’s role as Africa’s representative on continent wide and Global initiatives is demand driven and continuously expanding. Activities include:

Partners

Memberships

  • codata

    CODATA

    Member of Global Roads

  • GGIM

    GGIM

    Member of the United Nations Global Geospatial Information Management

  • Group_on_Earth_observation

    GEO/GEOSS

    Membership of the Group on Earth Observation

  • isprs

    ISPRS

    Member of the International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing

  • UN_economic

    UN Economic Commission for Africa

    Executive Member of the UN Economic Commission for Africa, Committee on Development Information, Science and Technology

Contributions

  • amcen

    AMCEN

    Supporting the African Ministers of Environment for more than a decade developing the African Environmental Outlook (with UNEP DEWA) and the African Environmental Information Network.

  • WRI

    WRI

    Contributor to the World Resources Review and Report

  • WSIS

    WSIS

    Supporting the World Summit on Information Society and promoting the use of geo-spatial information for sustainable development.

  • WSSD

    WSSD

    Supporting the World Summit of Sustainable Development – Johannesburg with regard to Agenda 21, this highlights the need to promote the use of geo-information. EIS-AFRICA put forward a position paper titled, “Geo-information Supports Decision-making in Africa.”

  • UNEP

    UNEP

    Support UNEP’s Global Environmental Outlook (GEO) and African Environmental Outlook (AEO)