UK Space Agency – Blog

How UK space expertise is helping emerging economies

The International Partnerships in Space Programme (IPSP) is the newest programme in the Agency’s portfolio. It’s an exciting £32 million international programme established and led by the UK Space Agency.

IPSP consists of a number of projects run by industry or academia in partnership with at least one international organisation.

UK Space Agency – Case study iKnowledge

Equipping schools in rural and underserved areas of Tanzania with ICT infrastructure

UK Lead Supplier : Avanti Communications Ltd.

International Partners: This programme works with a number of international partners, including:

  • the Tanzania Universal Communications Service Access Fund (UCSAF)
  • the Ministry of Education and Vocational Training (MoEVT)
  • the Tanzania Industrial Research and Development Organisation (TIRDO)

Avanti Communications will deliver a major ICT infrastructure and e-learning programme to teachers across Tanzania. …