Launch of the Atlas of the Human Planet 2020 - Open geoinformation for research, policy, and action

The Atlas of the Human Planet 2020 – Open Geoinformation for Research, Policy and Action is being launched today, Jan 21 from 3pm (see connection details below).

The Atlas of the Human Planet 2020 collects contributions from more than 100 users of the Global Human Settlement Layer data sets among decision makers, researchers and practitioners.

The event will feature presentations delivered by the authors of the showcases in the thematic areas of Disaster Risk Management, Urbanisation, Development, Environment and Sustainability.

The second part of the event features a panel discussion where European and international policymakers will discuss the relevance and the challenges in global open geoinformation on settlements for policy and action and the road ahead.

For agenda and connection details see the page Global Human Settlement - News Page

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