News

01.05.2014
Project website online!


01.06.2013
End User workshop at Agrhymet office Niamey, Niger


01.05.2013
End User worskhops in Burkina Faso and Benin


01.12.2012
Project meeting in Niamey Niger

First workshops well received

Workshops were held in Burkina Faso, Benin and Niger with participants from a variety of government departments involved in meteorology, agriculture, food security, drought management and related fields.

Welcome

Introduction

This website is created as part of the project 'Satellite Based Data Collection and Crop Yield Forecasting System for the Sahel Region’, a cooperation between the Agrhymet Regional Centre in Niamey, Niger, and EARS Earth Environment Monitoring in Delft, the Netherlands. In the framework of this project, the Energy & Water Balance Monitoring System (EWBMS) has been implemented at Agrhymet, in conjunction with the already existing Meteosat receiving station.

News

First workshops well received

With the onset of the 2013 growing season workshops were held in Burkina Faso, Benin and Niger with participants from a variety of government departments involved in meteorology, agriculture, food security, drought management and related fields.

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