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Kenya

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Satellite tracking system puts Africa on map of space-based climate surveillance

4 Sep 2014, TRF

'It enables the acquisition of direct data which can be processed into different products for a variety of applications, such as flood mapping, crop monitoring, fire assessment, water quality assessment and hailstorm prediction, among others,' said the RCMRD’s director for remote sensing, Tesfaye Korme...


National Platform
  • National Platform Focal Point:
    Ministry of State for Special Programmes (MOSSP)
  • Website:http://www.sprogrammes.go.ke
  • Contact:Permanent Secretary
  • Phone:+254-20-2250645 ext. 39502 +254-20-2250628 ext. 39502


  • Hyogo Framework for Action
  • HFA Focal Point:
    Ministry of State for Special Programmes (MOSSP)
  • Website:http://www.sprogrammes.go.ke
  • Contact:Permanent Secretary
  • Phone:+254-20-2250645 ext. 39502 +254-20-2250628 ext. 39502
Top 5 Natural Disaster reported
Disaster Date Affected (no. of people)
Drought 1999 23,000,000
Epidemic 1994 6,500,000
Drought 2008 3,800,000
Drought 2005 3,500,000
Drought 1991 2,700,000
Source of data: OFDA/CRED International Disaster Database
Data version: v11.08   *: Including tsunami
Data displayed does not imply national endorsement.
Academic Programmes in Kenya
 




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