Esri observes World Refugee Day with new Story Map

June 20, 2016  - By

In celebration of World Refugee Day, Esri has revealed a Story Map, “The Uprooted,” which provides insight into the Syrian displacement. Syria accounts for a large portion of the world’s refugees and internally displaced people.

World Refugee Day is held every year on June 20 to commemorate the strength, courage and perseverance of millions of refugees.

Check out more data on displaced people on Esri’s website.

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About the Author: Tracy Cozzens

Senior Editor Tracy Cozzens joined GPS World magazine in 2006. She also is editor of GPS World’s newsletters and the sister website Geospatial Solutions. She has worked in government, for non-profits, and in corporate communications, editing a variety of publications for audiences ranging from federal government contractors to teachers.

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