Role LocateIT

Task leader for Task 4.2 “AfriCultuReS Services Integration and Testing”.
Activity leader within Task 1.2 “Scientific & Technical Coordination”, providing support related to the East African territory.
LocateIT also contributes significantly to several tasks and activities across different WPs.


Organisation LocateIT

LocateIT Limited is a private company registered in Kenya in the year 2008. The company’s mission is to provide highly sophisticated yet simple location based Geo-ICT products and services that positively impact society. The company’s vision is to be a premier company that transforms communities in Africa through the provision of innovative Geo-ICT solutions.

LocateIT ( is a leading Geo-ICT company in Kenya, offering location-based products and services, pillared on ultra-modern space science and technologies / remote sensing / Earth observation, geographic information systems (GIS), airborne sensors, and geo-apps.

Very specifically, LocateIT offers the following:
Earth observation products and services;
GIS products and services;
Positioning and navigation products and services;
Integrated geo-ICT solutions;
Environmental and developmental applications that include climate change, REDD+, land degradation, suitability modelling for socio-economic planning and development, land use / land cover change mapping and prediction, early warning systems for food security and disasters, and monitoring and evaluation services.


Staff LocateIT

Vivianne Meta (leader)
Steve Omondi (participant)
Vance Udoto



This project has received funding from the European Union's Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation Programme under Grant Agreement No. 774652