Eric Ashcroft is a Program Associate with the Scientific Responsibility, Human Rights and Law Program. Eric received a M.A. degree in Geography from the George Washington University. While there, he worked as a research assistant mapping health and wealth in Accra, Ghana using GIS and remotely sensed imagery. He has also used remotely sensed data to monitor riparian health in Victoria, Australia. His primary interests focus on the use of satellite remote sensing to map human and environmental phenomena.