Enhancing Food Security in African AgriCultural Systems with the support of Remote Sensing.


Project Number : 774652
Budget : € 8.531.533
Starting date : 01/11/2017
Duration : 60 months

Project information update

Overview of the AfriCultuReS project
Go to the presentation of December 2020


Technical products and services
Presentation of technical products and services


Alexandridis, T. et al. (2020). Designing AfriCultuReS services to support food security in Africa. Transactions in GIS.
This article explains the principles behind the AfriCultuReS project that aims at improving the food security situation in Africa by developing services that integrate Earth observation with other data sources.

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Work Packages
WP 1 Project Management and Scientific & Technical Coordination
WP 2 AfriCultuReS Scoping and Framework and Requirements Assessment
WP 3 Data Harvesting and Service Portfolio Design and Prototyping
WP 4 Service Development, Integration and Testing, Validation and Demonstration
WP 5 Communication, Capacity Building and Sustainability and Exploitation Plan


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