Harnessing the power of Earth Observation data for wetlands conservation and human well-being.

  As the world celebrates World Wetlands Day 2024, under the theme “Wetlands and Human Well-being”, the Southern African Science Service Centre for Climate Change and Adaptive Land Management (SASSCAL) joins the Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) and the Regional Centre for Mapping of Resources for Development (RCMRD) for a webinar in alignment with…

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SASSCAL ENGAGES THE MEDIA ON CLIMATE CHANGE

In a bid to increase reporting on climate change and related issues, the Southern African Science Services Centre for Climate Change and Adaptive Land Management (SASSCAL) this week held a stakeholders engagement with close to 15 members of the media. The meeting, both face-to-face in Windhoek and virtual to accommodate members of the media from…

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DEPUTY AGRICULTURE MINISTER HAILS SASSCAL FOR CHAMPIONING THE RENEWABLE ENERGY SPACE

Deputy Minister of Agriculture, Water and Land Reform, Honourable Anna Shiweda has commended SASSCAL for championing and tapping into the renewable energy space through the Green Hydrogen programme. I wish to commend SASSCAL for pioneering renewable energy projects, especially in Green Hydrogen. Through this, SASSCAL has extended its borders from five countries to 12 SADC…

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PRESS RELEASE: SASSCAL NAMIBIA NATIONAL NODE PRESENTS A CLIMATE CHANGE DIALOGUE – ROAD TO COP 28

This year SASSCAL is hosting a High-level Climate engagement in Namibia. The event is referred to as “SASSCAL CLIMATE-CHANGE DIALOGUE” and provides a unique platform that brings the scientific community, policymakers, and youth together to discuss key challenges of climate change in the country and within the region. The Climate Dialogue will take place from…

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WeMAST Phase 2 Online Training Unveils the Power of Google Earth Engine, Cloud- Computing, and Earth Observation Expertise

Southern Africa Science Service Centre for Climate Change Adaptive Land Management (SASSCAL) has concluded an interactive WeMAST Phase II Online Training on Earth Observation that took place on the 15th and 16th of November 2023. The Online Training accommodates close to 60 participants from diverse fields of river basin organizations, national water/ environmental authorities, academic…

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SASSCAL HOLDS TEAM-BUILDING EXERCISE

The Southern African Science Services Centre for Climate Change and Adaptive Land Management (SASSCAL) recently held its team-building exercise amidst calls to celebrate the many successes the organisation has achieved. The regional organisation boasts a number of achievements since it was established including funding the first and only Green Hydrogen Village in Africa, publishing the …

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