Learn more about our ongoing projects on our 'projects' page


We serve the nation through our functions as we look to better utilize the space economy


We have multiple teams of scientists and engineers giving insightful research in space science


Through our outreach program, we are making impact on the local communities

Our Focus Areas

At the Kenya Space Agency

Our mission is coordinating, nurturing and developing the Kenyan Space Sector to maximise the utilization of space opportunities. Our 6 major areas of focus include:


Kenyan Scientists use space technology in conjunction with agriculture to discover how to control and ensure healthy crop growth.

Disaster Management

Satellites can be used to provide critical information to make predictions such as earthquake, locust migrations etc...


Satellite communication and imagery has been proven to be be an effective method to track security threats.


Television, radio, telephones, internet pick up signals via communication satellites.

Urban Planning

Urban developers use Satellite imaging to closely monitor and support decision making for sustainable urban planning.

Resource Management

Satellites generate multiple forms of data for private use and also for the general public.

News & Events



World Space Week 2023 Kenyan Chapter Launches at TuK

World Space Week (WSW) 2023, Kenya chapter was officially launched today, 4 October 2023 at the Technical University of Kenya.


Nairobi International Trade Fair 2023

His Excellency President William Samoei Ruto today 27 September 2023 Officially opened the NITF 2023 at Jamhuri show grounds.


Kenya High Level Delegation Visit to the Indian Space Research Organization HQs, Bengaluru, India.

On Wednesday 30 August 2023, a high level Kenyan delegation led by the CS Defence, Hon. Aden Bare Duale, made a visit to the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) Headquarters in Bengaluru, India.