World Bank Unveils New Development Mapping Tool

The World Bank launched Monday (April 4) an online, interactive tool that maps and graphs more than 175 indicators from the bank’s development database.

The e-Atlas of Global Development allows users to export maps and graphs of economic and social indicators, and compare country outcomes. The tool also features scalable maps, timeline graphing, ranking tables, and import and export functions for sharing data and graphics. 

The e-atlas can be accessed through It serves as an online companion to the Atlas of Global Development, which is now on its third edition.

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  • Ma. Rizza Leonzon

    As a former staff writer, Rizza focused mainly on business coverage, including key donors such as the Asian Development Bank and AusAID.