Join us for a Webinar on Jun 06, 2019 at 16h00 CEST (15h00 GMT).
Register here: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/2052181677617938189
The UK Space Agency’s International Partnership Programme (IPP) is a five-year, 30 million GBP per-year programme that uses the UK space sector’s research and innovation strengths to deliver sustainable economic and societal benefit to developing countries. It includes six projects across Latin America, Africa and Asia, focused on agriculture. A report authored and published in October 2018 by Caribou Space for the UK Space Agency called "Space for Agriculture in Developing Countries" is available here.
This Webinar will give an overview of the findings of the report, outlining how the space sector is well placed to contribute new types of information and tools, forming part of the solution to the major challenges facing the agriculture sector in developing countries today. Space solutions can support four key actions to tackle these challenges:
The Webinar will be co-hosted by David Taverner (Caribou Space on behalf of the UK Space Agency) and Jacqueline Parker (Environment Systems). They will highlight examples, challenges and lessons, providing guidance and ways to find further information and resources.