The GeoCenter applies geospatial technology, creates new data and builds mapping expertise to solve international development challenges.
The GeoCenter uses geospatial technology, data analytics and visualization techniques to improve the strategic planning, design, monitoring and evaluation of USAID's programs.
The GeoCenter is working with university students around the world to create new geospatial data in unmapped places. The new mapping data is published on a web-based, open data platform and is used by USAID programs.
The GeoCenter is developing a generation of development practitioners that can more effectively use geospatial technology and data to make informed decisions that improve the strategic planning, design, monitoring and evaluation of USAID's programs.