South African Group on Earth Observations

Integrated use of earth observations for societal benefit in South Africa

The objectives of SA-GEO are to promote the use and application of Earth observations in daily activities; promote networking within the South African Earth Observations communities; share scientific and applications knowledge on the uses of earth observations; provide a forum for researchers, academics, public officials, industry, data suppliers, consultants, NGOs and other professionals interested in earth observations to interact.

Find out more about SA-GEO


GEOSS Portal


The GEOSS Portal is your main entry point to Earth Observation data from all over the world.
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SAEOSS, the South African Earth Observation System of Systems, provides access to spatial data and information. » Access the portal

Grants and calls


4th Annual LaRSSA Conference

Authors must register for the conference by no later than 31st July 2016.

Call for scholarships and fellowships
DST-NRF – Professional Development Programme (PDP) Call for 2016
Application deadline: 29 April 2016

Call for Papers for  ISRSE-37

37th International Symposium on Remote Sensing of the Environment

Call for papers for ISRSE-37 under the overarching theme of “Earth Observation for Development and Adaptation to a Changing World”. Deadline for Abstract and Workshop Proposal Submission is End September 2016

Upcoming events

Communities of Practice

Register to join a community

To join a Community of Practice (see the various COPs listed above), please complete the registration form.