Maps, tools and infographics

 Global population

(The Economist. June 2013. The size of it - How the world's population has changed)The size of it – How the world’s population has changed (The Economist) click here




Mapping initiatives

(UN, map of green economy policies and initiatives)Green economy policies, practices and initiatives (United Nations) click here




(Global Transition map)The Global Transition to a new economy: Mapping a green and fair world (nef, SF, GEC) click here




Natural capital and ecosystem services

(WBCSD, Eco4Biz)Eco4Biz – Ecosystem services and biodiversity tools to support business decision-making (World Business Council on Sustainable Development, April 2013) click here

Tools to help businesses measure their environmental impact and value natural capital in their supply chains and operations


Biodiversity Planning ToolkitBiodiversity Planning Toolkit (United Kingdom) click here




Green infrastructureGreen Infrastructure Valuation Toolkit (United Kingdom) click here





(WRI Climate Analysis Indicators Tool, CAIT 2.0)

Climate Analysis Indicators Tool: CAIT 2.0 (World Resources Institute, 2013) click here




(Emissions, creative commons)

Interactive – global energy sources (Nature) click here

See also: The global energy challenge: Awash with carbon (Nature / November 2012). See debate on calculations of fossil fuel reserves in comments section.



(Ecofys, World greenhouse gas emissions flow-chart, data for 2010)

World greenhouse gas emissions flow-chart (Ecofys, data for 2010) click here




(Information is Beautiful. How many gigatons of carbon dioxide)How many gigatons of carbon dioxide…? (Information is Beautiful) have we released to date?…more can we safely release?…are left to release? click here

Information is Beautiful CO2 megasheet (Excel doc with data and sources) click here



(Unburnable carbon map)

Unburnable carbon‘. Countries most exposed to the carbon bubble – map (Kiln) click here




(US EIA. Map of basins with assessed shale oil and gas formations, as of May 2013)

Map of basins with assessed shale oil and gas formations, as of May 2013 (US EIA) click here 



Climate change

(The Carbon Map)

The Carbon Map (Kiln) click here




(RTCC, Map of Global Carbon Markets)The world’s carbon trading schemes mapped (RTCC, January 2013) click here




(iDMC/NRC. Climate disasters displace millions of people worldwide in 2012 - map)

Climate disasters displace millions of people worldwide in 2012 – map (iDMC/NRC) click here




(World Bank, June 2013. Infographic. What Climate Change Means for Africa and Asia)

Infographic: What Climate Change Means for Africa and Asia (World Bank, June 2013) click here




(Asian Development Bank, April 2013. Infographic. Climate Change in Asia and the Pacific)

Infographic: Climate Change in Asia and the Pacific (Asian Development Bank, April 2013)



United Nations Climate Change Negotiations

(Al Jazeera Infographic. The politics of climate change)Infographic: The politics of climate change (Al Jazeera) click here

The positions of key countries and political blocs on climate change measures before the COP18 in Qatar.


Endangered Species

What is missing? (What is missing Foundation)What is missing? (What is missing Foundation) click here




(IUCN. September 2012. The world's extinct and endangered species – interactive map)The world’s extinct and endangered species – interactive map (IUCN / The Guardian. September 2012) click here

100 most endangered species: priceless or worthless? – in pictures (The Guardian) click here


(The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species)         The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species click here




Rio+20 Sustainable Development conference

Rio+20 conference (Dario Kenner)Rio+20 interactive: is the world getting better or worse? (Kiln, June 2012) click here



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