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Written by: Dr. Suchith Anand, GODAN Chief Scientist The spread of COVID-19 has caused an unprecedented situation of global scale which is changing rapidly. Repercussions are expected to extend far beyond the more obvious impacts on health and finances, to...Read more
Written by: Foteini Zampati, GODAN Data Rights Research Adviser Many issues have arisen around privacy, personal and open data in the wake of the spreading COVID-19 pandemic. Not least the human and digital rights questions raised by the tracking and...Read more
The State of Food Security and Nutrition in the World is an annual flagship report intended to inform on progress towards ending hunger, achieving food security and improving nutrition worldwide. The flagship report, jointly prepared by the UN Food and...Read more
The Kampala INSPIRE Hackathon has gone virtual! Our partners in the event, Plan4All and UN FAO, together with 16 other participating partners are making it happen! Originally planned as a remotely run competition, culminating in an onsite event at the...Read more
Applications are now open for the Farming by Satellite Prize 2020. This year the competition theme is centred around the question: How can we use Satellite Technologies to improve Agriculture and reduce Environmental Impact? The Prize seeks to reward young...Read more
In celebration of Open Data Day this year, we would like to recognise the efforts of our GODAN Action colleagues in designing and making openly available the Open Data Management in Agriculture and Nutrition course materials, which have been published...Read more
The University of Nottingham has announced a partnership with the Global Open Data for Agriculture and Nutrition (GODAN) to accelerate research to improve global food security. The University of Nottingham’s Future Food Beacon will work with GODAN to maximise the...Read more
This Webinar is part of the Data Rights and Responsible Data Working Group series, seeking to inform and build awareness of the questions and challenges surrounding data rights in agriculture and nutrition open data. Click on the image to watch...Read more
**CLICK HERE TO TAKE PART IN THE SURVEY** The Institute of Development Studies is conducting an evaluation for the Global Open Data for Agriculture and Nutrition Programme (GODAN) and GODAN Action. They are using an innovative survey tool to gather...Read more
GODAN signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Digital Africa on Monday February 24, 2020 in Paris, France. The agreement will see the two organisations work more closely together to strengthen the useability, availability and sharing of open data in Africa,...Read more

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