Hello!

Welcome to the World Wide Human Geography Data Working Group Community.


We encourage you to join the WWHGD Working Group to access the many benefits our Human Geography Community has to offer.

Contact Us:


Terri Ryan- Lead


Kevin Kurtz- Lead


Kyle Taduran- Technical Support


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About the WWHGD

In 2011, the World-Wide Human Geography Data Working Group (WWHGD WG) was created to focus on the need for human geography global foundation data in order to provide a basis for a deeper understanding of cultures, activities, and attitudes. Well-organized and comprehensive human geography data can be applied to analysis that allows us to better anticipate the behavior of people over space and time and to inform decision-making that supports human security, including crisis mitigation and humanitarian response. The Working Group will focus on understanding why people do what they do where they do it.

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