Tag Archives: Regional Centre for Mapping of Resources for Development (RCMRD)

Kenya: Government commits to support research 

By Jacton Akoyo Kenya’s Deputy President Dr William Ruto said Tuesday that the Government is committed to supporting research through increased funding.  Speaking during the third Regional Centre for Mapping of Resources for Development (RCMRD) International Conference and the 4th AfriGEO Symposium, Dr Ruto noted that the move would boost the quality of information and

Bad blood between policymakers and scientists stifling Africa’s’ use of STI

  By Adlyne Wangusi   There is a bad relationship between researchers and policymakers in Africa, a fact that has stifled the contribution science, technology and innovation to policy development on the continent. Speaking during the annual Regional Centre for Mapping of Resources for Development (RCMRD) conference, Dr Nicholas Ozor who is the executive director

Kenya hosts regional resource mapping conference once again  

By Adlyne Wangusi Nairobi’s Regional Centre for Mapping of Resources for Development (RCMRD) hosts the regional mapping conference from 15th to 17th August 2018. Geared to spur the exchange of ideas on fast-tracking application of Earth observation (satellite data) and geospatial technologies in development decision making, the conference seeks to answer the question as to “how

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