Rule of law Index (UNDP)

UNDP uses the Rule of Law Index developed by the Varieties of Democracy (V-Dem) project at the University of Gothenburg, to map how countries around the world have performed in the rule of law since 1950.Screenshot 2019-03-10 21.27.46

UN Data Portal

A lot of useful data sets here.

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Our world in data

Online publication that covers a wide range of topics across many academic disciplines to analyze the world's changes over time. It enables the export of their datavisualizations (eg. to embed them into other webpages).

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HDX (Humanitarian Data Exchange)

The Humanitarian Data Exchange (HDX) is an open platform for sharing humanitarian data that  also includes data on security and political aspects. Launched as a project by OCHA, it contains datasets on issues such as IDPs and refugees, people in need, civilian casualties, population figures, and other indicators. HDX allows to automatically generate embeddable, live data charts, graphs and key figures from spreadsheets

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Armed Conflict Location & Event Data Project (ACLED) is a disaggregated conflict collection, analysis and crisis mapping project. ACLED collects the dates, actors, types of violence, locations, and fatalities of all reported political violence and protest events across Africa, South Asia, South East Asia and the Middle East. 

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