Satellite imagery for environmental monitoring

November 28, 2022

GeoHub was glad to host an introductory session on the application of satellite imagery and remote sensing techniques for environmental monitoring for students of the “Geospatial Technologies for Environmental Professionals” course.

Digital Storytelling with ArcGIS StoryMaps

November 21, 2022

Last week, GeoHub organized a workshop on the basics of ArcGIS StoryMaps, for absolute beginners and those interested to learn more about this powerful tool for creating interactive presentations and telling your stories, through maps, but not only.  

Syslab at the annual UN-SPIDER Regional Support Offices Coordination Meeting

November 18, 2022

This week, Syslab participated in the 12th Annual UN-SPIDER Regional Support Offices (RSO) Coordination Meeting, which gathered members of this network of centers of expertise in the use of space technology in disaster management. The meeting took place in Vienna, Austria, on 14-16 November 2022, and was organized by the UN-SPIDER Platform of the United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA).

World Food Programme - GIS support to the field

November 14, 2022

Last week, GeoHub invited Dipl. Ing. Ashraf Abushady (Innovation and Artificial Intelligence Consultant – UNIDO, formerly WFP) to talk about the World Food Programme's (WFP) GIS Support to the field. The session focused on highlighting activities that support the WFP’s work in South Sudan.

Google Earth Pro for Beginners

October 21, 2022

OSUN's GeoHub is organizing a mapping workshop for absolute beginners and those interested to learn more about various GIS features of Google Earth Pro.

At times, GIS (Geographic Information Systems) might seem unapproachable and "scary", but there is a wide variety of tools out there that can make the scary quickly become familiar.