Updated September 28, 2018
| Dataset date: Jan 1, 1950-Dec 31, 2050
This dataset updates: Every year
The urban indicators data available here are analyzed, compiled and published by UN-Habitat’s Global Urban Observatory which supports governments, local authorities and civil society organizations to develop urban indicators, data and statistics. Urban statistics are collected through household surveys and censuses conducted by national statistics authorities. Global Urban Observatory team analyses and compiles urban indicators statistics from surveys and censuses. Additionally, Local urban observatories collect, compile and analyze urban data for national policy development. Population statistics are produced by the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs, World Urbanization Prospects.
Updated November 24, 2016
| Dataset date: Dec 8, 2011
This dataset updates: Never
Leadership, innovation and targeted investments in a number of social sectors have led to transformative interventions and in many cases revolutionized people’s lives, says an annual report produced jointly by the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA), the African Union (AU), the African Development Bank (AfDB) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), called “Assessing Progress in Africa Toward the Millennium Development Goals”.
This map illustrates satellite-detected potential Coconut plantations areas in Farquhar atoll in Seychelles before the Fantala-16 tropical cyclone of the 18 April 2016. Using a Worldview-2 satellite image acquired the 01 February 2016, UNITAR - UNOSAT identified ~250 ha of potential areas with coconut trees. This is a preliminary analysis and not yet been validated in the field. Please send ground feedback to UNITAR - UNOSAT.