Development

Sustainable Human Development

What is Development?

Development is the improvement of the human condition so that everyone has access to their basic needs including food, water, shelter, employment, security, human rights, and human dignity

Human Development

3rd World Farmer

An excellent simulation to introduce what life is like for subsistence farmers

The Demographic Transition Model - Interactive ArcGIS Story

5 Undeniable Long-Term Trends Shaping Society’s Future (Visual Capitalist)

Aging-Urbanization-Wealth-Inequality-Environment

Development Indicators

Social Progress Index
(Website | TEDTalk

HDI: Human Development Index
OurWorldInData | UN Data

Life Expectancy, 2019
OurWorldInData

Medical doctors per 1,000 people
OurWorldInData

Median Age, 2017
Wikipedia



UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

How can we make the world a better place by 2030?
(TED: 14:39)

UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

UNDP SDGs Action

Atlas of SDGs 2020 - Progress (World Bank)

Development Issues

3rd World Farmer

An excellent simulation to introduce what life is like for subsistence farmers

Egypt's Dam Problem - Geopolitics of the Nile (Wendover 17:05)

Covid Performance Index (Lowy Institute)

Three Gorges Dam, China: Building the world's largest (and most controversial) power plant (TED-Ed 5:37)