Category: Case studies


Uganda Flying Labs: Safeguarding Coffee Farmers Against Risk

In Uganda, where coffee reigns as the largest export crop, the …

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Drileyo Gilbert: The GIS Trailblazer Transforming Uganda’s Wildlife Conservation Landscape

In this edition, we focus on Drileyo Gilbert, a wildlife biologist …

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Maps and Apps Revolutionize Water Management in Arusha City

The Arusha Urban Water Supply and Sanitation Authority (AUWSA), entrusted with …

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Kenyatta University: A Beacon of GIS Excellence in Eastern Africa

In a remarkable transformation, Kenyatta University in Nairobi, Kenya, rapidly evolved …

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Real-Time Ecological Monitoring Safeguards Kenya’s Endangered Rhinos

Fatu and Najin, the last two northern white rhinos on Earth, …

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KenGen’s GIS Portal Fueling a Digital Transformation

This transformation was vital as KenGen faced the challenges of rapid …

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GIS Transforms Uganda’s UEDCL, Expanding its Mission

Challenges faced by the Ugandan electricity sector were multiple: aging assets, …

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A Holistic Approach to Protecting Africa’s Wildlife

Africa’s breathtaking landscapes, teeming with diverse wildlife, have long been a …

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Powering Data Online

Members of the group used Esri technology to create an ArcGIS …

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A pillar of research!

The University embraced use of GIS in teaching and Research …

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Transforming citizen services through efficiency

Kenya Open Data Initiative (, was Africa’s first online open government …

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