GODAN (Global Open Data for Agriculture and Nutrition) Action project is inviting applications from trainers with demonstrable experience interested in collaborating to build the capacity and diversity of open data users and intermediaries. The aim is to increase understanding and the effective use of open data in tackling key agriculture and nutrition challenges.
The grants will fund eight (8) training workshop proposals of GBP2, 000. Winning proposals will incorporate GODAN Action curriculum themes which are: weather data, land data or nutrition data. Workshops will run within three months from the contract date.
GODAN Action project is a three-year venture to enable data users, producers and intermediaries to engage effectively with open data and maximise its potential for impact in the agriculture and nutrition sectors. The project is funded by the UK Department for International Development (DFID).
The VEST/AgroPortal online map of standards is a deliverable of the GODAN Action project. GODAN Action supports data users, producers and intermediaries to effectively engage with open data and maximise its potential for impact in the agriculture and nutrition sectors...Read more
GODAN Action activities under the Standards focal area in year 1 focused on weather data standards, with special attention to those relevant for use in farm management systems. The cycle of activities went from surveying existing data standards to identifying gaps and challenges in their use and finally recommending actions...Open
On 24 November in Johannesburg, GODAN Action partners will be convening a symposium on ‘Farmers’ access to data’. The symposium is preceded by 4 days of training for farmers and farmers’ associations’ representatives as well as other actors that have...Read more
Barcelona, April 5 th 2017 — Global Open Data for Agriculture & Nutrition (GODAN) is pleased to announce the launch of its open publishing initiative for agriculture and nutrition research. The GODAN Gateway will run on the F1000Research platform.
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