Call to Action

Online Course on the role of

EO in #zerohunger

With this call to action, we are kindly inviting you and your institution to join us in the development, production and deployment of an Online Course.
This course shall be devoted to explore the role of Earth observation in achieving the Sustainable Development Goal ‘Zero Hunger’.

Collaborative Effort

This project is designed to leverage the strenght of the community of EO educators.

Join us in the course development

Fill out the contact form below to express your interest in collaboration.


Objectives & Outcomes


The role of Earth observation

Presenting the siginficance of modern EO technology to mitigate world hunger.


Involve & Engage

Involve potential stakeholders right form the start to maximise the benefits for them.


Empower for action

Educate potential stakeholders to leverage tools provided by EO and enable them to use EO data.


Collaborate & Exchange

Make efficient use of exsisting resources to deliver a mutual course.

EO Connect


Friedrich-Schiller-University  Jena

Department of Earth Observation

Long term member of the CEOS Working group on capacity building and data democracy. Operator of the EO College learning platform and experienced MOOC developer.

Ruhr-Universität Bochum

Department of Geomatics

Long term Coordinator of the European Space Education Resource Office Germany. Experienced developer of EO learning materials for schools.


Funded by

Federal Ministry of Education and Research

In the framework of the  initiative “CONNECT Education-Research-Innovation” to support outstanding initiatives in the establishment and expansion of international networking and research cooperation.

This project is funded by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research under the grant number 01DU20002A. The responsibility for the content lies with the respective authors.

Please fill out this form to express interest