AURIN has developed the free and open AURINMap, with a range of national data layers from various data partners covering subjects such as population and demographics, health and wellbeing, socio-economic indices, vulnerability indicators and access to services.
Research database focusing on the relationship between human beings & the environment. Topics include global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more. GreenFILE is multidisciplinary and draws on the connections between the environment and disciplines such as agriculture, education, law, health and technology.
The OldMapsOnline Portal indexes historical maps in libraries around the world. It allows the user to search for online digital historical maps across numerous different collections via a geographical search.
The World Bank has made a range of data freely available via DataBank, an analysis and visualisation tool. DataBank encompasses comprehensive, downloadable indicators about development in countries around the globe, such as WDI (World Development Indicators), Global Development Finance (GDF) and Global Economic Monitor (GEM).
This exploratory map shows data from the Global Human Settlement Layer (GHSL) produced by the European Commission JRC and the CIESIN Columbia University. Integrating huge volumes of satellite data with national census data, the GHSL has applications for a wide range of research and policy related to urban growth, development and sustainability, and is available as open data.