Gapminder Foundation

(Unverified non-profit organisation)

Gapminder is a non-profit foundation, registered in Stockholm, Sweden, for the development and provision of free software that visualise human development – a modern “museum” on the Internet.
This is done in collaboration with universities, UN organisations, public agencies and non-governmental organisations.
The initial activity was to pursue the development of the Trendalyzer software which aimed to transfer global development stats into enjoyable, animated and interactive graphics.


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About this organisation

Partnership types

Advocacy of global issues; Provision of services / personnel

Regions / countries / territories

Europe: Sweden

Global issues

Community development; Information and communications technologies