Sustainability starts here.

The world’s challenges are as diverse as the people who experience them. Whether your organization is passionate about ending poverty, gender inequality, or food insecurity, you can gain a comprehensive understanding of issues such as these and how to overcome them with Esri technology. Use sound data and intelligent mapping tools to better understand the earth’s complex systems. Harness the power of where to get a global picture of key sustainability dilemmas—and develop a truly transformative approach to creating change.

"By using GIS, project managers can quickly demystify complex problems and assist the decisions that development organizations make every day."

Dustin Homer, Director of Engagement and Partnerships, Development Gateway

Insights

Esri Joins Global Partnership for Sustainable Development Data

To achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), Esri will provide geospatial technology to the least-developed countries.
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Developing Countries Get Hand in Boosting Climate Resilience

In support of the White House Climate Action Plan, Esri donated access to the ArcGIS platform for Colombia, Ethiopia, and Bangladesh to achieve long-term sustainability.
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UN Stresses Vital Role of Geospatial Data to Achieve Sustainable Development Goals

Geospatial information shows where social, environmental, and economic conditions occur. It helps answer questions such as, where are people at risk of rising sea levels? How do we protect the people living there? Where is disease occurring? How do we contain it? Read more

A Business Plan for the Planet

The World Bank values open, accessible data and believes in its effectiveness. It can help reduce poverty, restore ecosystems, and generate growth. At the bank, one of the most important tools for collecting, applying, and sharing data is GIS. Read more

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World Bank Land and Poverty Conference

March 14 – 18, 2016
Washington D.C., USA

Fourth UN-GGIM High Level Forum

April 20 – 22, 2016
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

GIS for a Sustainable World Conference

May 2 – 4, 2016
Geneva, Switzerland

United Nations Environmental Assembly

May 23 – 27, 2016
Nairobi, Kenya

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