ESG Data Guide 2023

World Resources Institute - WRI Open Data Portal

Data category

  • Environmental data
  • Research data
  • Social data
  • Geospatial Data

The data offers solutions for:

  • Climate scenario analysis
  • Environmental impact analysis and insight
  • Nature-based information
  • Social impact analysis and insight

Who are the data users?

  • Corporates
  • Financial institutions
  • Government
  • Investors
  • Researchers; Journalists; Civil society organizations

Brief description of the data offering

The Open Data Portal is the data repository by World Resources Institute’s. WRI produces and curates data sets as part of their commitment to turn information into action. These products are based on research, which are held to traditional academic standards of excellence, including objectivity and rigor.

The portal allows to search data using keywords and filter results by topic and format.

Where and how do you source your data?

The data is based on WRI’s research work, and is held to traditional academic standards of excellence, including objectivity and rigor. Access all of WRI’s datasets through the open data portal. Data not found on datasets.wri.org may be requested at data@wri.org.

What is the cost for your data offering?

No cost. All WRI data are free and open to use for any user’s analysis as long as use complies with the licensing and restrictions of the source data providers. Learn more about WRI’s Open Data Commitment.

Contacts

logan.byers@wri.org