Global Distribution of Poverty


Subject:
Poverty , General Resources

Description:
This project's mission is "to enhance current understanding of the global distribution of poverty and the geographic and biophysical conditions of where the poor live." Its website features maps, datasets (with information about malnutrition and infant mortality rates), papers and presentations, and the 2006 "Atlas of Poverty." From the Center for International Earth Science Information Network (CIESIN), Columbia University.

Publisher:
Center for International Earth Science Information Network (CIESIN), Columbia University

Language:
English

Source:
http://sedac.ciesin.org/povmap/


PID= res:lii-25279