Welcome to GMES & AFRICA – MiFMASS Project

Multi-Scale Flood Monitoring and Assesment Services for West Africa (MiFMASS) is one of the actions under the Global Monitoring for Environment and Security and Africa (GMES & AFRICA).

The Centre for Space Science and Technology Education (CSSTE) located within Obafemi Awolowo University Ile-Ife, is one of the grant receipients of GMES & AFRICA support programme. Under this support programme, CSSTE will be managing Multi-Scale Flood Monitoring and Assesment Services for West Africa using Earth Observation satellite data.

The overall objective of the project is “to enhance the efficiency of flood monitoring, assesment and management in West Africa by providing Earth Observation (EO) based services on real time basis to disaster management organisations and boosting their human capacity to adapt to their services”.

 

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