The South African National Space Agency (SANSA) was established in 2010. Following a period of rapid growth and transition the agency has made significant advancements towards addressing its mandate of deriving greater value from space science and technology for the benefit of South African society.

March 22 is World Water Day

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Today is World Water Day – a day to acknowledge the global water crisis and take action to save water. Communities are called upon to conserve water in order to ensure sustainability.

The World Water Day 2017 is celebrated under the theme "Wastewater: The Untapped Resource". As part of this day's celebrations, we demonstrate the value of earth observation in water resource management.

image-of-the-week-2017-03-17-City of Johannesburg Municipality

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The City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality

A SPOT6 satellite image captured during 2016 showing in high detail (1.5-meter spatial resolution) the City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality.

Learn more about current and future developments like the Cities Corridors of Freedom project in the link below: 

Image credits:
Produced at SANSA Earth Observation. SPOT6: Copyright © 2013 Airbus DS. All rights reserved.


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