Peace and Development in Colombia
In light of the historic peace process underway in Colombia, civil society, governments, and foreign assistance agencies are working together to build shared knowledge of areas that had been neglected during years of conflict. Locally defined needs for information such as roads and water sources informs a multi-university engagement to create spatial information. Students in various Colombian universities collaborated with Spanish-speaking students from US universities. The end-user of the data included the USAID Office of Transition Initiatives.