A useful website project created by the Fundação Francisco Manuel dos Santos (Lisbon, Portugal) and the European University Institute (Florence, Italy) which deals with the multi-dimensional nature of globalisation. Its aims as stated on the website include “to introduce students to the multi-dimensional and multi-level nature of globalisation. It presents data on a wide range of topics and from a broad range of international statistical resources.”
These include United Nations statistics, as well as those from other international organisations on 193 countries dating back to 1960.
Topics covered include: population, economic development and trade, energy and natural resources, agriculture and fisheries governance. Each graph has information about where the data was collected from. Items can easily be share or exported.