Big Data

DFID launch new satellite programme to protect millions of farmers in Africa

The UK Department for International Development (DFID) is using new early-warning...

Big data from space to be used for disaster prevention in Africa

On Monday, outer space and disaster response experts gathered at a United Nations...

Smallholder farmers set to benefit from new agreement between African Union and Copernicus Programme

The African Union has signed a deal with the European Commission’s Copernicus...

Smartphones are helping farmers in Latin America fight climate change

Thousands of smallholder farmers in Latin America are set to benefit from a new initiative...

The Impact of Big Data on Development and Disaster Resilience

May 17th marks World Telecommunication and Information Society Day bringing awareness...

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