Project 252

Where We're From

Contributed by Anonymous Participant
EdTech Tool Name:Where We're From
Bref Description:Interactive map that tracks migration around the world
Type of EdTech Tool:
  • Web (access through web browser)
EdTech Tool Usage Keywords:
EdTech Tool Uses:The Where We're From interactive app tracks migrants around the world. The underlying data for the map was published by the World Bank in 2013. Choose whether you want to access information about migrants leaving a country (Outward) or migrants entering a country (Inward). Then click on a country and watch the pattern of migration to or from the chosen country. Countries that neither send nor receive migrants will fade out. Hover over a country or over a migrant cluster to access the data. Each circle represents up to 20,000 migrants.
Education Level(s):
  • Primary (Senior)
  • Post-Primary (Junior)
  • Post-Primary (Senior)
  • Post-Primary (SEN)
  • Third Level/Higher Education
Academic Subjects:Geography, CSPE, History, RE
EdTech Tool Pricing Structure:Completely, 100% free