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Saving lives when seconds matter

After a devastating earthquake, United Nations partners used geography and technology to coordinate a massive search and rescue operation.

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A collage of images showing a search and rescue team prepping for deployment, a map of Turkey and Syria, and a cargo plane carrying supplies

See the world in a new dimension

When we root ourselves in a geospatial mindset, we can understand the context of our decisions and rethink where our actions can have the most impact. We can see from several dimensions our human-made systems along with natural systems—interconnections and interdependence. We can rebuild and strengthen this sense of place to envision and change how we interact with our world.

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