ISU African

Alumni

Association

Links

We hope you find these links helpful. Please contact us if you have more links to contribute.

Other ISU Alumni Groups

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.
  • NASSP
    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.
  • ARCSSTE-E
    African Regional Centre for Space Science and Technology Education (English), hosted at the Obafemi Awolowo University in Nigeria.
  • UNOOSA
    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.
  • CSIR SAC
    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

  • NASRDA
    Nigerian National Space Research & Development Agency
  • NCRS
    Nigerian National Centre for Remote Sensing
  • Nigeria's Space Programs
    Description of Nigerian space efforts from globalsecurity.org. 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).

  • NARRS
    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

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

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Fun Links

Africa from Space
Photos of Africa from Space