Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) are being used across the world to generate efficiency gains for farmers.Open
Rights to 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
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Food security
The week of 19th - 23rd March was particularly busy for GODAN Action partners, as they came together for IGAD RDA pre-meetings, a GODAN Action internal learning event and the Research Data Alliance 11th Plenary, all taking place in Berlin. During the same week, GODAN Action was represented at the Data for Development Festival, in Bristol, UK.Read more
The United Kingdom and India have released a joint statement announcing the Farmer Zone open data platform for smart agriculture.Read more
Open data
GODAN Action project is inviting all eligible institutions to apply for Training Mini-Grants of GBP 2,000. Applications are open until 7th May 2018.Read more
Open data
Video recording of a the International Symposium on Farmers’ Access to Data which took place in Centurion, South Africa in November 2017.Read more
The GODAN Action project will have a strong presence at in Berlin between 19th and 23rd March as contributors to both the Research Data Alliance Eleventh Plenary (RDA P11) and Interest Group on Agricultural Data (IGAD) pre-meetings taking place that...Read more
New members come from the Office of the President, Mexico and the Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences (CAAS).Read more
The webinar was oriented to show the gvSIG Suite, a complete catalog of open source software solutions, applied to agriculture.Read more
The post will examine questions of data ownership and responsible use of data in the context of open data and open access. Applications due March 9, 2018.Read more