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1. Cyclones Winds - Hazard, Wind Speed 1000RP [99b2c1d2-f2fd-4133-848a-8de849b958f7]
This file contains the geographical distribution of wind field intensities (peak velocity of 5 seconds gusts) for the entire globe, for 1000 years return period. It was generated by integration of ...


2. Cyclones Winds - Hazard, Wind Speed 100RP [e670dada-89ec-45ee-a24f-06026dd9794b]
This file contains the geographical distribution of wind field intensities (peak velocity of 5 seconds gusts) for the entire globe, for 100 years return period. It was generated by integration of ...


3. Cyclones Winds - Hazard, Wind Speed 250RP [1751a072-d00b-42e8-8c7d-dc078f2ee40a]
This file contains the geographical distribution of wind field intensities (peak velocity of 5 seconds gusts) for the entire globe, for 250 years return period. It was generated by integration of ...


4. Cyclones Winds - Hazard, Wind Speed 500RP [971dc69b-a7a8-406e-a5bc-fad76b51156f]
This file contains the geographical distribution of wind field intensities (peak velocity of 5 seconds gusts) for the entire globe, for 500 years return period. It was generated by integration of ...


5. Cyclonic Wind Risk-Probable Maximum Losses [65abcfdc-306a-47f6-9696-f1f6c6171def]
The map (risk map) presents the results of cyclonic wind probable maximum loss (PML) per country at global level. The probabilistic risk assessment results were obtained from analitical formulation ...


6. Earthquake Risk-Annual Average Losses [0ac98747-eb94-4c9f-aef8-56f9d3a04740]
The map (risk map) presents the results of earthquake annual average losses (AAL) per country at global level. The probabilistic risk assessment results were obtained from analitical formulation on ...


7. Earthquake Risk-Probable Maximum Losses [2940cda8-cf01-490a-a7ab-688bd54fb56a]
The map (risk map) presents the results of earthquake probable maximum loss (PML) per country at global level. The probabilistic risk assessment results were obtained from analitical formulation on ...


8. Earthquakes events from ANSS 1970-March 2011 [c241e665-5175-4c26-b0cd-f0dfee32afdb]
This dataset includes earthqakes events with magnitudes higher than 5.0 as reported by the Advanced national Seismic System (ANSS) Catalogue over the period 1970 - March 2011. UNEP/GRID-Europe processed ...


9. Earthquakes frequency for MMI categories higher than 9 1973-2007 [2bb39206-6988-4127-89e5-85a0430e20cc]
This dataset includes an estimate of earthquake frequency of MMI categories higher than 9 over the period 1973-2007. It is based on Modified Mercalli Intensity map available in the Shakemap Atlas ...


10. Economical exposition to lanslides triggered by earthquakes [9689b9f2-d59f-46b5-9489-ec9ba4298b4f]
This dataset includes an estimate of the annual economical exposition of landslide triggered by earthquakes. It depends on the combination of trigger and susceptibility defined by six parameters: ...


11. European remote sensing forest/non-forest digital map [b480d7c8-3694-4772-8294-941f3d3ede9f]
The European Remote Sensing Forest/Non-forest Digital Map was originally prepared for the European Space Agency (ESA) as a contribution to the World Forest Watch project of the International Space ...


12. Flood events [c5064da0-ce61-47fc-b17f-c837bd2847be]
This dataset includes an estimate of flood events. It is based on two sources: 1) A GIS modeling using a statistical estimation of peak-flow magnitude and a hydrological model using HydroSHEDS dataset ...


13. Frequency of lanslides triggered by earthquakes [0c6e5849-b73f-4dbd-b83f-8f882823f50f]
This dataset includes an estimate of the annual frequency of landslide triggered by earthquakes. It depends on the combination of trigger and susceptibility defined by six parameters: slope factor, ...


14. Frequency of lanslides triggered by precipitations [68528875-83c2-4ca8-9d04-f4620fff7fe1]
This dataset includes an estimate of the annual frequency of landslide triggered by precipitations. It depends on the combination of trigger and susceptibility defined by six parameters: slope factor, ...


15. Global estimated risk index for flood hazard [43f81a9f-f903-43d4-8333-dcda52b2bc63]
This dataset includes an estimate of the global risk induced by flood hazard. Unit is estimated risk index from 1 (low) to 5 (extreme). This product was designed by UNEP/GRID-Europe for the Global ...


16. Global template for the GLASOD digital database [cc4d85ee-6c72-4249-8775-a96e359457ad]
The Global Assessment of Human Induced Soil Degradation (GLASOD) was conducted by the International Soil Reference and Information Centre (ISRIC) at Wageningen, The Netherlands, as commissioned by ...


17. Matthews' global cultivation intensity (land use) [5940d3fb-860d-4f3e-bc3a-4022639c272a]
The Matthews Vegetation data set comes from a global map of vegetation types, which was compiled from up to 100 existing map sources at the Goddard Institute of Space Studies (GISS), Columbia University, ...


18. Matthews' seasonal integrated surface albedo [598f86dc-01da-49e3-824e-c8b8f1089a0e]
The Matthews Vegetation data set comes from a global map of vegetation types, which was compiled from up to 100 existing map sources at the Goddard Institute of Space Studies (GISS), Columbia University, ...


19. Natural wetlands (Matthews and Fung) [9e3e0f0b-4c5a-44cc-b083-b77fe24c2ab1]
The Natural Wetlands data set was compiled by E. Matthews at the NASA/ Goddard Institute of Space Studies (GISS), Columbia University, New York City, N.Y. USA. It shows the distribution and environmental ...


20. Physical exposition to droughts events 1980-2001 [145a9e8b-95e8-4178-95fd-1c10f6df582f]
This dataset includes an estimation of the annual physical exposition to drought based on Standardized Precipitation Index. It is based on three sources: 1) A global monthly gridded precipitation ...


21. Physical exposition to flood [5fc22275-7f8d-4af0-82cc-7964849aa878]
This dataset includes an estimate of the annual physical exposition to flood. It is based on three sources: 1) A GIS modeling using a statistical estimation of peak-flow magnitude and a hydrological ...


22. Physical exposition to lanslides triggered by precipitations [71756210-a866-481d-8ee0-d0c562514630]
This dataset includes an estimate of the annual physical exposition of landslide triggered by precipitations. It depends on the combination of trigger and susceptibility defined by six parameters: ...


23. Physical exposition to tropical cyclone of Saffir-Simpson category 5 1970-2009 [d5d21b5e-d0f4-4c04-b293-3e421adb2c02]
This dataset includes an estimation of the annual physical exposition to tropical cyclones of Saffir-Simpson category 5. It is based on three sources: 1) IBTrACS v02r01 (1969 - 2008, http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/ibtracs/), ...


24. Physical exposition to tsunamis [755791f5-2d7b-4571-8dd4-576d7ae210cd]
This dataset includes an estimation of the annual physical exposition to tsunamis. It is based on three sources: 1) A comprehensive list of reports and scientific papers compiled and utilized in ...


25. Physical exposure to earthquakes of MMI categories higher than 9 1973-2007 [009eea97-3f61-45d9-b0b3-478fb09f30f8]
This dataset includes an estimate the annual economical exposition to earthquakes of MMI categories higher than 9 over the period 1973-2007. It is based on two data sources: 1) Modified Mercalli ...


26. Seismic hazard map PGA_1000 years [59319c98-ffa6-4eaa-b9cc-bce765a46914]
This file contains the seismic hazard map for peak ground acceleration and for 1000 years return period


27. Seismic hazard map PGA_1500 years [fb4aed55-c05c-4740-91b8-c35067cd8ba2]
This file contains the seismic hazard map for peak ground acceleration and for 1500 years return period


28. Seismic hazard map PGA_250 years [bd5f7459-d231-4689-b142-e29c01e5eeca]
This file contains the seismic hazard map for peak ground acceleration and for 250 years return period


29. Seismic hazard map PGA_2500 years [3e8595ad-c34e-414a-a583-fb4e87bd5537]
This file contains the seismic hazard map for peak ground acceleration and for 2500 years return period


30. Seismic hazard map PGA_475 years [8fe8934c-1bf2-4efc-8e85-b2418b3f22bc]
This file contains the seismic hazard map for peak ground acceleration and for 475 years return period


31. Temperature, mean monthly (IIASA climate database) [079b565a-2efc-408b-a581-cbd9de55c433]
The IIASA Climate Database was created at the International Institute for Applied System Analyses (IIASA; Laxenburg, Austria) by Rik Leemans and Wolfgang P. Cramer to represent current global climate. ...


32. Tropical cyclones surges 1975-2007 [a283339e-e39b-4f37-babf-4189b2de4fd0]
This dataset includes a compilation of estimated storm surges triggered by tropical cyclones 1975-2007. It is based on three sources: 1) A compilation of best tracks dataset from WMO Regional Specialised ...


33. Tsunami events 1970-2011 [a5287669-bb11-4adf-9f80-63de43614aee]
This dataset includes an estimate of tsunami events for the period 1970 - March 2011. It contains tsunami origins. This product was designed by National Geophysical Data Center (NGDC), Tsunami database, ...


34. Tsunami exposure-monetary value of exposed urban buildings [bd8f2fc9-6895-458e-a1de-b1be4dc4c624]
This dataset presents a global value of urban buildings exposed to tsunamis. Basically it was generated by multiply the exposed population per cell and the per capita value of the exposed assets per ...


35. Tsunami inundation [131e35dc-1b5f-4587-9a5f-e1d2aa35f18d]
The present maps presents a global inundation map estimated for a return period of 500 years. Return periods are conservatively interpreted based on slip rates. Such tsunamis are therefore rare events ...


36. UDVARDY BIOGEOGRAPHICAL PROVINCES (LIFE ZONES) OF AFRICA [1f440e94-7f8c-43d8-a9c8-97542dc3fb3c]
The Africa portion of the Biogeographical Provinces of the World, which shows ecological or "Life Zones" within eight biogeographical realms of the world, was digitized from source documents by UNEP/GRID-Geneva ...


37. World soils for global climate modeling (Zobler) [fb650de3-28d4-4461-92bd-36f5182b0de3]
The Zobler "World Soil File for Global Climate Modelling" shows the global distribution of soil types, including data for dominant soil units (classification of soil types), slope classes, soil texture ...


38. World vegetation map from NOAA/GVI data (MURAI&HONDA) [23b36e70-90e9-4120-af03-ac66dfbc7154]
General Description of Data Set This global vegetation map was derived from multi-temporal NOAA/Global Vegetation Index (GVI) data collected over a three-year period from 1985 to 1987, and includes ...


39. Generalized annual mean wind power density at 100m South Africa 5Km RISOE 1980-2009 [1b566d8cd3ca0d555803d52fea99b54c15962cb6]
This map contains the generalized annual mean wind power density [W/m^2] at 100 m a.g.l. over the flat terrain and uniform roughness of 0.03 m. The Wind Atlas for South Africa (WASA) Project is an ...


40. Monthly DNI solar map UAE&Qatar 3km Masdar Institute July 2009 [0c2c851fde856fc2827e2e39bf971a99b65feaf0]
This map is part of the UAE solar atlas developed by the Research Center for Renewable Energy Mapping and Assessment (ReCREMA) at Masdar Institute in Abu Dhabi. The UAE solar atlas utilizes satellite ...


41. Solar GHI Polygon Multiple Countries 10km SUNY [0b10495a735cf4913cfbe85400af98138ab4daa3]
SRID 900913 of two available coordinate systems. Monthly global horizontal irradiance for Afghanistan, Bhutan, Central America, Cuba, India, Pakistan, and the United States. Cell size 10km x 10km. ...


42. AFRICA CITIES POPULATION DATABASE (ACPD) [42ad984d-a92e-41c2-af23-f28ecd22018d]
The African Cities Population Database (ACPD) has been produced by the Birkbeck College of the University of London in 1990 at the request of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) in Nairobi, ...


43. Annual methane emission from livestock (KG./SQ.KM) [de883c15-85f6-435a-b5aa-3f6468ba919a]
This one-degree latitude/longitude spatial resolution data set of Methane Emission from Animals data set was compiled at the NASA/Goddard Institute of Space Studies (GISS) from nine animal population ...


44. Cloudiness, long-term mean monthly values (IIASA) [63a8f458-da8b-461a-afa4-7166d1cdc817]
The IIASA Climate Database was created at the International Institute for Applied System Analyses (IIASA; Laxenburg, Austria) by Rik Leemans and Wolfgang P. Cramer to represent current global climate. ...


45. Precipitation, mean monthly (IIASA climate database) [a8167bd2-1761-4997-961b-e8d23a442072]
The IIASA Climate Database was created at the International Institute for Applied System Analyses (IIASA; Laxenburg, Austria) by Rik Leemans and Wolfgang P. Cramer to represent current global climate. ...


46. Soil water holding capacity (Bouwman et al.) [a732faa2-1d2b-47cb-922b-dafc6c86363b]
This data set shows the global distribution of soil water holding capacity, at field capacity for the top 30 centimeters of soil only (0-30 cm.). It was derived from information on soil type and ...


47. World cities population database (WCPD) [3d7ed2e1-442d-4d43-9d4d-4d50ca522c0c]
The World Cities Population Database (WCPD) has been produced by the Birkbeck College of the University of London in 1990 at the request of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) in Nairobi, ...


48. World wilderness areas [bdef3814-b9b6-4aaf-81d2-5a83962322ca]
The "Reconnaissance-Level Inventory of the Amount of Wilderness in the World" basically shows areas which are hardly touched by mankind. For this data set called World Wilderness Areas, wilderness ...


49. IUCN PROTECTED AREAS OF AFRICA [a78f0eb5-a146-4129-9066-519378e22fd8]
The Protected Areas of Africa were provided by the International Union for the Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources (IUCN) - World Conservation Monitoring Center (WCMC) of Gland, Switzerland ...


50. Matthews' global vegetation DB for climate studies [47211801-72f3-4064-8c01-715cd2b7dc71]
The Matthews Vegetation data set comes from a global map of vegetation types, which was compiled from up to 100 existing map sources at the Goddard Institute of Space Studies (GISS), Columbia University, ...


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