Geo Expertise is a non-profit organization founded in 2010 and based in Geneva (Switzerland).
Geo Expertise is active in the application of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) as an essential tool for decision making in the fields of natural resources management as well as in social and economic research and human rights monitoring.
Geo Expertise contributes to a variety of activities including:
- The collection of geo-referenced data and information relevant to decision making in the fields of activities mentioned above.
- Knowledge and data sharing to promote equity of access to services (health, education) and resources (water, etc), sustainable development, human rights and peace.
Geo Expertise’s team includes local, regional and international experts with various backgrounds: economics, geography, hydrogeology, geology, engineering, agriculture, environment, law, governance, international relations, conflict and peacebuilding.
Geo Expertise has partnerships with several research centers, universities, United Nations agencies and NGOs.
It is a member of Swiss Water Partnership (SWP) and has special consultative status with the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC).