I would say that its highest value is in the global visibility it has and the facts that smaller, remote countries are reported and in this way become visible and part of the global conversations.
- Valentina Pellizzer, one world platform, Bosnia Herzegovina - GISWatch author
GISWATCH has an ambitious outlook: dealing with global issues through the lenses of local activists. The range of perspectives from around the world on chosen issues, is a unique factor of GISWATCH
- Partha Sarker, Bytes for all, Bangladesh - GISWatch author
The project is a great source of knowledge on different country perspectives on similar themes. I rely on GISWatch for research that I do on gender issues as it provides research on topical issues.The report development process provides a structure that authors can follow but still allows them to be flexible in their write up.
- Chenai Chair, Research ICT Africa, South Africa - GISWatch author