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



Kenya Space Agency Launches GLOBE Club at The University of Embu

Kenya Space Agency (KSA) has donated items and equipment to assist the University of Embu in the implementation of the Global Learning and Observation for the Benefit of the Environment (GLOBE) Club activities at the University.


KSA Board of Directors and Senior Management 3 day workshop

KSA Board of Directors and Senior Members of Management 3 day workshop at Enashipai Resort- Naivasha comes to a close today. The workshop was officially opened by  Chairperson of the Board Maj Gen (Rtd) James Aruasa.


Research Grant For The Development of a Land Cover Data Collection Mobile App

Kenya Space Agency is calling for private firms to host a research grant for the development of a land cover data collection mobile application