ISU African




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Space Education Links

  • International Space University
    Homepage of the International Space University. Find more info on courses and publications here.
  • Space Agenda
    A database of all upcoming space-related conferences/meetings/workshops/symposia and other events.
    The National Astrophysics and Space Science Program is hosted by the University of Cape Town and is a cooperative, combined graduate programme aimed at African students.
  • Space-Africa
    A page highlighting space educational projects in Africa.
    African Regional Centre for Space Science and Technology Education (English), hosted at the Obafemi Awolowo University in Nigeria.
    United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs Programme on Space Applications - Regional Centres for Space Science and Technology Education. This site includes a number of educational resources including links to UN backed educational programmes in Africa.

Africa and Space

  • AfriSpace
    Homepage of the AfriSpace non-profit endeavor, which aims to raise awareness and stimulate the space industry in South Africa.

  • SA Space Portal
    South African space portal, set up by the national working group on space science and technology.
  • SA Space Newsletter
    A newsletter for the South African space sector, produced by the Department of Science and Technology.
    South African Council for Scientific and Industrial Research Satellite Applications Centre - provides TT&C and data acquisition services.
  • ISSA
    South African Institute for Satellite and Software Applications

    Nigerian National Space Research & Development Agency
  • NCRS
    Nigerian National Centre for Remote Sensing
  • Nigeria's Space Programs
    Description of Nigerian space efforts from Includes good links to Nigerian space players.
  • Innovations to Society (ITS)
    ITS is a global humanitarian organization founded by Ayodele Faiyetyole. ITS aims to bring renewable-energy technologies to the developing world, specifically the nearly 2 billion people who have no access to reliable national grids.

  • ASAL
    Algerian Space Agency (French).

    Egyptian National Authority for Remote Sensing and Space Science.

  • CNCT
    Tunisian National Mapping and Remote Sensing Center.

  • CRTS
    Moroccan Royal Centre for Remote Sensing.
  • Space in Africa
    An effort to build a database of all African space agencies, companies, organisations, projects and individuals with the view to enhancing the visibility of the African space community and their activities.

General Space Links

  • provides information on everything Space - satellites, stars, astronomy, the Sun, planets, NASA and more.
    The site for everyone who wants to go to space.

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Fun Links

Africa from Space
Photos of Africa from Space