The Global Goals in action for business and development
NIRAS sponsored World Prize for International Integrated Development
On Friday 9th of September NIRAS and the Federation of Danish Industries conducted an inspiring seminar where the NIRAS sponsored World Prize for International Integrated Development was awarded to Gapminder . This institution is a non-profit venture promoting sustainable global development and achievement of the United Nations Millennium Development Goals by increased use and understanding of statistics and other information about social, economic and environmental development at local, national and global levels. Gapminder is a modern “museum” that helps making the world understandable, using the Internet. It was founded in Stockholm by Ola Rosling, Anna Rosling Rönnlund and Hans Rosling on February 25, 2005.
You can learn more about the World Prize and the winner through this link: