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).
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