GRID-Arendal was established in 1989 to support environmentally sustainable development by working with UN Environment and other partners. It communicates environmental knowledge that strengthens management capacity and motivates decision-makers to act. It works to transform environmental data into credible, science-based information products, delivered through innovative communication tools and capacity building services. Its vision is a society that understands, values and protects the environment on which it depends.
GRID-Arendal is a UN-SPIDER Regoinal Support Office.