Ghermay Araya

Ghermay Araya founded New Light Technologies in 2001, building the company into the GIS and IT powerhouse it is today with a mix of business development strategy and information technology expertise. He graduated from the University of Maryland College Park Geography Department with a focus on Geographic Information Systems in the mid-1990s and is currently back at his alma mater working his way through a Master’s degree in GIS. 


Remotely Sensed Data for Efficient Data Collection

When it comes to impact evaluations, remotely sensed data can increase their timeliness, accuracy and relevance for decision-makers. 3ie and New Light Technologies are enhancing the use of geospatial analysis in IEs. Impact evaluations (IEs) have been evolving to fill a critical gap in evidence abo... (read more)