Under SERVIR Eastern and Southern Africa, RCMRD had initiated 14 research grants engaging with regional partner organizations in Botswana, Ethiopia, Kenya, Namibia, Rwanda, Seychelles, Tanzania and Uganda. Among the 14 projects, 9 were funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) under small grants
Floods are among the most devastating natural disasters in the Eastern Africa region. Having a negative impact on human lives and infrastructure, floods can do away with entire communities as well as a significant amount of the resources required in the process of rebuilding. As a result, RCMRD/ SERVIR-Eastern and Southern Africa (E&SA)
Geomatics Indaba 2016 opened in Johannesburg, South Africa on Monday 12th September, 2016. The conference themed “Geomatics skills and technologies: Growing professionals to secure our future” attracted 750 participants from surveying, GIS, remote sensing, geo-informatics, mapping, and location-based business. Dr. Hussein
RCMRD hosted a Global Land Cover Mapping Training with emphasize on bamboo mapping in on 13th and 14th of January 2017. The training was organized in collaboration with the International Network for Bamboo and Rattan and Tsinghua University of China.