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It is World Food Day and the FAO is calling on people from various sectors and professions worldwide to join forces and commit to achieving Zero Hunger. This means working together to ensure everyone, everywhere, has access to the safe,...Read more
GODAN area:
Food security
Keywords:
Open data
The subject of data to end hunger drew a large crowd at a meeting held during the United Nations General Assembly on Monday 24 September 2018. At a fringe event, the Bill & Malinda Gates Foundation announced the launch of...Read more
GODAN area:
Food security
Keywords:
Open data
Let’s talk about some of the challenges of opening data. 1) Too expensive! 2) We don’t have the technical knowledge! 3) We don’t have the storage space! 4) We don’t have the time! GODAN works with many organizations in all sectors facing these challenges, but there’s one challenge that comes...Open
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GODAN area:
Food security
Keywords:
Open data
A Global Open Data for Agriculture (GODAN) partner report has highlighted the need for open access and open data at universities to help solve world hunger and malnutrition. The report, 'Open Access and Open Data at PUSH Universities' , was...Read more
GODAN area:
Food security
Keywords:
Open data
Teams of young innovators and entrepreneurs are invited to compete for funding and mentorship, and develop their bold ideas into real solutions that feed 9+ billion people by 2050. Thought for Food , the world’s leading organisation dedicated to engaging...Read more
GODAN area:
Food security
11 th edition of the EFITA CONGRESS in Montpellier, France: European conference dedicated to the future use of ICT in the agri-food sector, bioresource and biomass sector July 2 nd – 6 th CALL FOR PAPERS : It’s time for...Read more
GODAN area:
Food security
Keywords:
Open data
The Agricultural Working Group of the Asia Pacific Advanced Network ( APAN ) and GODAN are planning a session on "Open data and Interoperability" for the next APAN meeting in August of this year.Read more
GODAN area:
Food security | Sustainable production
Keywords:
Government data | Linked data | Open data | Private sector data | Public/private
With support from the NASA Europa Challenge, GODAN is pleased to announce the launch of a Local Farming Challenge! We want to bring together researchers and students to find solutions for local farming in growing cities, using open agriculture and nutrition data.Read more
GODAN area:
Food security
Keywords:
Open data
Welcome to the final week of the GODAN Summit 2016 Blog Series. Each week, we will post a blog written by a participant of our Summit held in New York City on September 15-16. This week's blog is written by Sreekanth Rameshaiah of Mahiti.Open
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GODAN area:
Food security | Sustainable production
Keywords:
Civil society | Open data
Rice farming yields have declined in recent years in Colombia and climate change is suspected as the cause. Farmers, producers and scientists are now coming together to open up agriculture data sets to improve the problem.Read more
GODAN area:
Food security | Sustainable production
Keywords:
Government data | Open data

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