Map matter

the canvas

Simplified to the level of Map...

Each map tells a story, each story is complex, some studies take years of research, some just visualise centuries of civilisation.

2020 World press freedom index

Published every year since 2002 by Reporters Without Borders (RSF), the World Press Freedom Index is an important advocacy tool based on the principle of emulation between states.

A total of 180 countries are indexed on the basis of 87 questions, translated in 20 languages.

Uscirf 2020 annual report

Showing the regions of Narwhal whale -Unicorn of the Ocean.

Found in the chilly waters of Arctic Circle (primarily Canadian Arctic), grow a 6-10 ft. long tusk.

They are said to have inspired the legend of Unicorns.

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Cargo Ship Movement by KILN

In today’s global economic system, countries exchange not only final products, but also intermediate inputs. This creates an intricate network of economic interactions that cover the whole world.

The interactive data visualization, created by the London-based data visualisation studio Kiln and the UCL Energy Institute, gives us an insight into the complex nature of trade. It plots the position of cargo ships across the oceans.

Find the full map here

bus transport analysis