Part of the UNEP GRID network (see separate entry).
UNEP/GRID-Arendal concentrates its efforts on the collection integration, analysis and dissemination of environmental data from existing sources. GRID-Arendal specialises in advanced Geographic Information Systems (GIS), data preparation and modelling, database development, data searching and communication via tools such as the Internet and World Wide Web. Another important aspect is networking with partner agencies and assisting cooperating institutions in capacity building.
WWW includes downloadable maps and GIS data on the regions it covers (plus maps/data from the GEO1 report)
Latest documents from GRID Arendal
Blue carbon - Nationally Determined Contributions inventory. Appendix to: Coastal blue carbon ecosystems. Opportunities for Nationally Determined ContributionsA. Martin / GRID Arendal, 2017Document
Combating poaching and illegal logging in Tanzania: voices of the rangers - hands-on experiences from the fieldF. Smeby (ed) / GRID Arendal, 2017DocumentGRID Arendal, 2017DocumentGRID Arendal, 2017DocumentB. Alfthan (ed), A. Ramola / GRID Arendal, 2016