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Geoinformation and health

What is the concentration of noxious emissions and allergens in a particular place? In which region and how quickly does a disease or virus spread? In the health sector, as in other areas, geoinformation helps to understand interrelationships and dynamics and to find answers to a wide variety of questions.

12.04.2021 | www.geo.admin.ch

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Some examples of health-related geodata sets in the Federal Map Viewer include:

This news article appears in the context of a series on potential contributions of geospatial information to the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the UN's Sustainable Development Goals.

Goal number 3 "Good Health and Well-Being" aims to empower people to lead healthy lives and promotes well-being for all at all ages.

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