Rhiannan Price leads the Global Development Program at DigitalGlobe and works with partners across the development and humanitarian spectrum. She focuses on bridging the gap between what is technically feasible and what is needed by global development practitioners.
Data has never been more vital. The dynamic nature of a humanitarian crisis necessitates a clear picture of the human landscape at different points in time. Rhiannan Price of DigitalGlobe explains how geospatial analysis of the physical environment and sociocultural understanding of the population can be critical tools to reducing long-term vulnerability and generating sustainable, meaningful change.