Why open data is important for sustainable development

Why open data is important for sustainable development

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Nigel Clifford, CEO of Ordnance Survey explains about why open data is important for susutainable development.

 

Geospatial data has a big role in achieving sustainable development goals

Joint learning through global regional partnership is very important. Sharing of information is important because not a single geography is going to have all the answers alone.

Ordnance Survey is collaborating with European partners to put together new frameworks to share consistent data across boundaries. Geospatial data is very important for achieving number of SDGs where KPIs goes along with it. Knowing how KPIs are playing out in a geospatial pattern becomes very important