2017 World Space Week

  The All Nations University College (ANUC), the institution that put Ghana on the world map following the successful launch of Ghana’s first satellite dubbed GhanaSat-1 into  the orbit in July this year, has trained hundreds of young girls in Space Technology as part of the 2017 World Space Week ,celebrated worldwide annually from October …

GhanaSat-1 – The Journey

The quest of the All Nations University College (ANUC) from Koforidua, Ghana to make the country a space-faring nation took a giant leap forward when the first-ever successfully designed and developed satellite by Ghanaian students took place in Japan. It was then handed over to the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) after going through a rigorous safety …


During the 68th International Astronautical Congress, held in Adelaide, Australia from 25 – 29 September 2017, the IAF General Assembly at its second session on September 29, selected Dubai as Host City for IAC 2020. The Hosting Organization is the Mohammed Bin Rashid Space Center – MBRSC, a member of IAF since 2012. The dates of the […]

IAF and the Association of Space Explorers to host a joint Session at the 30th Planetary Congress in Toulouse (16 – 20 October 2017)

In continuation of a fruitful partnership the International Astronautical Federation (IAF) and the Association of Space Explorers (ASE) will host a joint technical session at the ASE 30th Planetary Congress in Toulouse (16 – 20 October 2017).   The Session will focus on “The International Space Station – Its Challenges and Rewards” and will take […]

(Zero Gravity) 0G Summit Advocates the First Peace Summit in Space by 2030 in Support of UNSDGs

World Leaders Support 2030 United Nations Sustainable Development Agenda L to R‎: H.E. Laura Chinchilla, Former President of Costa Rica, Namira Salim, Founder & Chair of 0G Summit, H.E. Luis Alberto Lacalle ‎Herrera, former President of ‎Uruguay and Dr. Lance Bush, President & CEO of Challenger Center.   September 19, New York, NY – A high […]


We are happy to announce a launch of the Innovative Space Business Platform IAFconnect.org – it’s a new Internet resource that will facilitate the search for investments and subcontractors, as well as establishment of new partnerships and entering new markets. The issue of reducing time and cost necessary to implement space projects is always important. […]

UNOOSA-SNC announcement on United Nations Dream Chaser® Spacecraft mission

The United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA) and the Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) will announce further details of the United Nations Dream Chaser® space mission on Monday 25 September 2017, from 15.30 to 16.00 at the UNOOSA exhibition booth (site 23) at the International Astronautical Congress (IAC) in Adelaide, Australia. In 2016, UNOOSA and SNC announced a […]