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Satellite Sentinel Project- Monitoring the crisis in Sudan

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When George Clooney and Enough Project Co-Founder John Prendergast took a trip to southern Sudan in October 2010 they had the idea to start the Satellite Sentinel Project (SSP). It fully launched that December with the goals of deterring a return to full-scale civil war between northern and southern Sudan. SSP focuses world attention on [...]

The DigitalGlobe Analysis Center – Keeping a Constant Eye on the World

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DigitalGlobe’s Stephen Wood, Vice President, Analysis Center gives an overview on the recently created group and discusses their capabilities. A picture may be worth a thousand words, but in the hands of an expert analyst who can provide context and insight it can be worth vastly more. Using direct access to DigitalGlobe’s satellite constellation, combined [...]

Our Eyes Can’t Blink

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Stephen Wood, Vice President, DigitalGlobe’s Analysis Center Over the last few days, DigitalGlobe has worked with our partners at the Satellite Sentinel Project to release two urgent, new reports on the recent violence in the contested Abyei region of Sudan. Before the weekend, our satellite images showed evidence of increased military buildup in the region [...]