GRID-Geneva manages numerous high quality geospatial data sets at various scales (global, continental, national and subnational) on a variety of environment related themes, but also promotes the use of other thematic platforms that are listed here below
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GRID core datasets
This platform includes a selected set of basic fundamental geospatial data held by Grid-Geneva, and collected from external sources
The World Environment Situation Room (WESR) is UNEP’s dynamic on-line platform for sharing contextualized data and knowledge to keep the environment under review.
This platform is an open source cloud solution for mapping and monitoring the sustainable use of natural resources
The Ramsar Sites Information Service (RSIS) provides online information on wetlands that have been designated as internationally important.
The PREVIEW Global Risk Data Platform is a multiple agencies effort to share spatial data information on global risk from natural hazards. Users can visualise, download or extract data on past hazardous events, human & economical hazard exposure and risk from natural hazards.
The GEOSS portal is a single Internet access point for users seeking data, imagery and analytical software packages relevant to all parts of the globe. It has been developed by the European Space Agency (ESA) and coordinated by the Group on Earth Observations (GEO).
WRI proposes a suite of data platforms that enable users to monitor forests with satellites, track the drivers of climate change, understand indigenous communities land rights, plan for water scarcity, examine the cross-section of global environmental issues and more.