Director GIS and Remote Sensing

Buawah Jobo Samba

Director GIS & Remote Sensing


He holds a Masters Degree in GIS and Remote Sensing from the University of Wales, UK, BSc. (Hons) in Environmental Physics and several certificates in Women’s Land Right in the Law, Project Management, Implementing Responsible Governance of Tenure, Land Tenure Rights in the Context of Agricultural Investment, Management Strategies for People and Resources, Understanding Climate Change and Global Remote Sensing among others.

Prior to his current position, he has served in various public service capacities including as Deputy Director, GIS & Remote Sensing, GIS Advisor, GIS and Data Manager, Gola Forest Program, Research and Teaching Assistant, Njala University, University of Sierra Leone, Coder, National Population Census, Central  Statistics-Sierra Leone and Field Supervisor, National Population and Housing Census, Central Statistics-Sierra Leone.

He is a member of the Technical Working Group for the formulation of the National Land Policy for Sierra Leone

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