Kenya has courageously embarked on a path to transform herself into a newly industrialized country by 2030 through the long-term planning strategy officially named Kenya Vision 2030. To achieve this development objective, Kenya will have to be audacious, ingenious and entrepreneurial as a state in formulating solutions to the developmental challenges ahead.
Space-based technology has been demonstrated to accelerate sustainable development in other industrially developing countries like India, Brazil, and China.
Therefore, this platform aims to advocate for, elucidate and demystify space-based technology because it is a fundamental integral part of elevating Kenya into a newly industrializing country.
By acting as an informational conduit, this platform intends to stimulate fruitful discussions on the subject of space technology in our society. In doing so, we shall delineate how space technology can be utilized to improve the cultural and socioeconomic lives of the Kenyan citizenry.