Mapping refugee flights & expulsions

Mapping refugee flights & expulsions

A potncia dos mapas para tornar visvel fenmenos contemporneos no pra. Exploramos esse tema em outros posts do Carnet mostrando como a “democratizao” de publicao de contedos “bottom-up” uma das principais caractersticas das mdias locativas.

Post do information aesthetics mostra um mapa interativo sobre lutas e expulses de refugiados.


“An interactive map illustrating the global flights & expulsions of 21,000,000 refugees who were forced to leave their countries due to war, political, racial or religious persecution, as internationally displaced person, or as repatriates on their way back home. The data used is based on the annual United Nations High Commisioner for Refugees (UNHCR) statistics between the years of 1995 & 2004.”