Space Supporting Africa: Security, Peace, and Development through Efficient Governance Supported by Space Applications published by SpaceLab students Nicolas Ringas, James Wilson, and honorary lecturer Dr. Annette Froehlich

20 Oct 2020 - 10:45

This book examines key challenges facing governance within African to provide an accurate account of the current African context. It discusses specific examples of e-governance and digital solutions that leverage space-based technologies and have been successfully implemented in both the developed and developing world. In the context of the numerous satellite constellations being deployed to provide affordable Internet connectivity globally, it examines the major actors in this sector and presents additional governance solutions based on remote sensing and Earth observation data.