0 0

ODT Incorporated

Browse producers > U.S.

About this producer

ODT was founded by Bob Abramms in the 1970s as a management consulting company focusing on topics of employee empowerment, performance appraisal, and self-directed work teams. In 1989, ODT pioneered the use of the Peters Projection map materials in a variety of corporate culture change, leadership, and diversity diagnostic projects. With this, their transition began from consultants to innovative map publishers.

When the award-winning TV show, West Wing contacted ODT in February 2001, for permission to feature the Peters Projection map on an episode, ODT was catapulted into the spotlight of the map publishing market. Since that time, the organization has published the "What's Up? South!" world map, the Hobo-Dyer world map, the Population map, the incisive and insightful book, Seeing Through Maps and the fascinating exploration of maps and cartographers - the DVD Many Ways to See the World.

From their origins of providing assistance to human resource departments to now offering new and exciting visual representations of the world through unique maps, ODT's mission of honoring differences and teaching people to see the world from a broader, more inclusive perspective remains at the core of all ODT activities.

When President Jimmy Carter received the Nobel Peace Prize he took with him ODT's new Hobo-Dyer map to display the 68 countries around the world in which the Center has worked since 1982.

Visit the ODT website.


I'm stimulated, excited, saddened and engaged by the people who write for the magazine. Keep up the great and important work.

Ian Dalton, Art Director

If you would like to know something about what's actually going on, rather than what people would like you to think was going on, then read the New Internationalist.

Emma Thompson - actress

Love your organisation and your shop, keep up the fab work.

DanuDesigns Jewellery

New Internationalist is a magazine well worth reading as it respects the intelligence of its readers. It is independent, lively and properly provocative, helping to keep its readers abreast of important developments in parts of our globe that risk marginalisation. Read it!.

Desmond M Tutu - Archbishop of Cape Town

Find us on your favourite social network:

Bhaktapur Craft Papers

Why buy from New Internationalist?

New Internatioanlist supports Fair Trade producers like Bhaktapur Craft Papers. Fair Trade promotes a fair wage and fair working conditions, encouraging developing world producers to help themselves.

A little about Bhaktapur Craft Papers: Bhaktapur Craft Papers works with small-scale producers of lokta paper, to improve the quality of life of poor Nepali communities.

Read more about Bhaktapur Craft Papers »

World Fair Trade Organization

World Fair Trade Organization

New Internationalist Australia is a member of the World Fair Trade Organization, which means we have to stock a percentage of Fair Trade products, and also adhere to Fair Trade practices ourselves. Great for supporting producers rights, and also for our staff.

Read more »

Email newsletter

Sign-up for our free monthly email newsletter. We'll update you on new products that have just arrived and sales items.