We are delighted to make available the GODAN Action/CTA Webinar on Unlocking the Potential of Blockchain for Agriculture.
Video of GODAN Webinar - Unlocking the Potential of Blockchain for Agriculture - 23/01/19
GODAN Action partners Agroknow are pleased to announce the release of a geospatial service , which aims to facilitate data publishers and/or researchers in publishing data about locations using standard geospatial identifiers and formats. The service allows tabular data provided...Read more
Global Open Data for Agriculture and Nutrition (GODAN) is delighted to announce that Executive Director, André Laperrière, has been invited to become a member of the Strategic Innovation Board (SIB) of the Horizon 2020 EU Project in Brussels, Belgium. GODAN,...Read more
5 Ways Agriculture Could Use Open Data to Change the World Agriculture is intrinsically connected to many of the world’s most pressing social issues, from climate change and low-income food stamp programs, to poverty and sustainability more broadly. According to the Harvard Business Review , one tool above others can...Open
The first ever GODAN Partnership Networking Meeting was convened in Kenya at the Regional Centre for Mapping Resources for Development ( RCMRD ) in Kasarani, Nairobi. The event, organised by the Association of Freelance Journalists Kenya ( AFJ ), brought...Read more
The Regional Universities Forum for Capacity Building in Agriculture (RUFORUM), established in 2004, is a consortium of 46 African universities operating within 22 countries, spanning the African continent. Science and Education Ministers from many African countries, over 85 Vice Chancellors...Read more
GODAN was at the 11th International Conference on Semantic Web Applications and Tools for Health Care and Life Sciences (SWAT4HCLS) held this week in Antwerp, Belgium.
André Laperriere at SWAT4HCLS Conference, Antwerp, 3-6 December 2018...Read more
Kenya’s Ministry of Agriculture, in addition to being a GODAN partner, is one of 15 national agricultural ministries to have signed the Nairobi Declaration in June 2017. Kenya is moving towards ratifying its commitment to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG’s);...Read more
GODAN was invited to visit the Community Technology Development Organisation (CTDO) in Harare on the November 8 to discuss the subject of Open Data, the potential benefits and challenges of its use in agriculture and nutrition, to address ownership issues...Read more
International Data Week 2018 took place from 5-8 November and was hosted by the Botswana Open Science and Data Forum in Gaborone. GODAN attended the conference, participating in both the 12th Plenary Meeting of the Research Data Alliance (RDA) and...Read more
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