On April 29, 2019, Ms. Nivin Hasan, Deputy Director of RCSSTEWA, visited the Centre. Mr. Weng Jingnong, Executive Director of the Centre, Ms. Tan Yumin, expert in RS&GIS and Ms. Guo Yuanyuan, Project Director of the Centre, warmly welcomed the guest. Two sides exchanged views on personnel training, exchange of visits, short-term training, etc., and hoped to strengthen cooperation in the future to achieve win-win development.
Regional Centre for Space Science and Technology Education for Western Asia (RCSSTEWA) was inaugurated on May 29, 2012 at the Royal Jordanian Geographic Centre (RJGC) in Amman, Jordan. It assists Member States in enhancing indigenous capabilities in different areas of space science and technology that have the potential to advance social and economic development. It provides in-depth education, research and application programmes with an initial emphasis on space-based remote sensing, satellite communications, satellite meteorology and space sciences.