UBI to lead Project SUGGEST-AFRICA, funded by FCT and Aga Khan Development Network

UBI was awarded a research grant (299.278,74 €) by FCT and the Aga Kahn Development Network, for cooperation with African institutions towards natural disaster risk mitigation. Project SUGGEST-AFRICA is a partnership with the geodetic and cartographic institutes of Mozambique (CENACARTA), Angola (IGCA) and Nigeria (OSGoF), the meteorological institutes of Angola Read more…

Fogo Island – Lava Evolution

Since the start of the eruption the lava has traveled a long way and allready reached several povoations. The most damaged was Portela, that was fully destructed by the lava. Bellow you can find some pictures of the lava reaching the povoation. Copyright: Prof. Pedro Almeida, UBI