Biodiversity GIS

BGIS is a central hub for biodiversity planning and related information, managing spatial data like the National Biodiversity Assessment (NBA) terrestrial threatened ecosystem data. The user-friendly mapping platform enables visualization of key biodiversity features, allowing users to add, toggle layers, annotate, and print maps.

ELSAA Webtool South Africa

The Essential Life Support Areas (ELSA) tool on UN Biodiversity Lab (UNBL) enables any UNBL workspace user to rapidly identify essential life support areas for their country based on global priorities and data. It is currently available as a proof of concept for Colombia, Costa Rica, and South Africa.

UN Biodiversity Lab

The UN Biodiversity Lab (UNBL) supports countries in using spatial data for conservation and sustainable development. Our mission: democratize access, assist decision-makers, and empower stakeholders for nationally-led monitoring.