Better World Flux

Better World Flux was created as an entry for the World Bank Apps for Development competition. The site aims to raise awareness for the UN Millennium Development Goals by letting users visualize and share stories that are hidden in the World Bank Open Data.

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  • This representation of  the data is visually strong and evocative: it shows the world as an entity that is alive, and through time struggles to move towards better conditions. On the other hand, this approach sacrifices precision in the display of data.
  • The interface gives access to many indicators and allows the user to personalize the visualization choosing one or combining a number of them.