Co-operation and financial support


Several institutes, funding agencies and companies co-operate and financially support/have supported the observations.


Institutes and Universities:

  • The North-West University (NWU), Republic of South Africa
  • University of Helsinki (UH), Finland                                                                                 
  • Finnish Meteorological Institute (FMI), Finland


  • Leibniz Institute for Tropospheric Research, Germany
  • NASA, Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, Maryland, USA
  • Pennsylvania State University, USA
  • South African Weather Service, Cape Point GAW station, Republic of South Africa


Funding agencies:

  • Academy of Finland, Finland
  • AXA foundation, France
  • European Union, FP7
  • Finnish Foreign Ministry, Finland
  • National Research Foundation, Republic of South Africa
  • Saastamoinen foundation, Finland
  • Väisälä foundation, Finland



  • Aerodyne inc., USA
  • ESKOM holdings, South Africa
  • SASOL ltd, South Africa