United Nations peacekeeping
China divided into county-level.
© Reuters. Canada to send helicopters, troops to aid U.N.'s Mali mission<p>OTTAWA, March 19 (Reuters) - Canada will send helicopters and support troops …Africa
Peacekeeping has proven to be one of the most effective tools available to the UN to assist host countries navigate the difficult path from conflict …Africa
1700s map of Kjeøya, Norway, in a mesmerizing drawing style.<p>The map is undated, but from the mid or early-1700s, and military in origin. The original is in the archives of the Norwegian Mapping Authority. This is the location in Google Maps.<p>The drawing style does not match contemporary Norwegian/Danish military maps, but the text is in German and presumably so is the artist. I don’t know if this style is individual (as many maps were at the time) or a specifically German drawing style taught at …
United States Peach Production.
Income inequality in Boston
Tabla del Reyno d'Andaluzía, 1634.
<b>Introduction</b><p>The decision to strategically mandate offensive operations in the post-cold war peacekeeping era, is, for the most part, unchartered …Africa
Source: Federal State Statistics Service<br>Calculations: Slon Magazine<br>Weight in liters per person: yellow - beer, blue - vodka.<br>Method: data on alcohol sales (in liters) per person were taken from the Federal State Statistics Service website. Liter of drinks was weighed of point of view with alcohol content. It was assumed that alcohol content in beer is 5%, alcohol content in vodka is 40%.<br>Translation: DYFC<p>_________<br>My region likes vodka. Well-well-well.
Opioid use US vs Europe.
Antarctica, The Confusing Continent.
The world as 100 people over the last 200 years.<p>Europeans are divided along ideological lines in their views of the EU, but this division is not a …Geography
Last week in South Korea, the pollution was really bad. This week the wind was strong. The pollution being blown away can clearly be seen in this visualization.
Map of Europe from 16th century This is Dutch map of Europe called “Universe Europe Maritime Eiusque Navigationis Descriptio. Generale Paschaerte van Europa”. Its from 1592. This map is part of...
The world as 100 people over the last 200 years.<p>Europeans are divided along ideological lines in their views of the EU, but this division is not a …Europe
Percentage of self-described “Buddhists” by country.
Cameroon<p>UN News Feature: Meet Gladys Nkeh, a UN police officer in the Central African Republic<p>Video: A UN police officer from Cameroon empowers women …Africa
Destruction of German cities’ living areas from 1939 to 1945.<p>For those interested: The destruction of German cities’ living areas from 1944 to 1945. And the map source in German.
The Abolition of Slavery in the Caribbean.
Spanish settlements in North and Central America at the end of 1634.
The world as 100 people over the last 200 years.<p>Europeans are divided along ideological lines in their views of the EU, but this division is not a …Racism
Life expectancy by US county, December 2016.
New York City in 1910.
Buddhist View of the World. This is a representative map displaying the Buddhist view of the world, which was largely based on a map contained in Tushu bian, a collection of maps published in 1613...
Countries with better internet than Australia.Mostly based off averages of upload speed and accessibility
Countries with better internet than Australia.<p>Mostly based off averages of upload speed and accessibility. Main source: www.internetsociety.org
Over half of Nevada’s Population lives in the red area.
A Map of Israel in 30 AD
Timelapse Map: Europe 400 BC to now