World Resources Institute and the National Geographic Society hosted an event to launch Resource Watch and explore how current trends in data, technology, media and human networks can inform decision-making around natural resources.

Event Video Archive

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Selection of tweets using the hashtag #resourcewatch, below.
A short summary of the event was also captured in the Twitter Moment: Open Data in a Closing World #ResourceWatch.

Live Blog Open Data in a Closing World #resourcewatch

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About the Event

The event featured keynote speeches by Dr. Mae Jemison (Former Astronaut) and Gina McCarthy (former Administrator, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency) and speakers representing government, technology, science and media.