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GODAN is attending The Global Forum for Innovations in Agriculture in Abu Dhabi this week and is focused on sharing the concept of open data as a way of tackling agricultural challenges in the Middle East. The region currently shows...Read more
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Open data
GODAN is seeking a consultant to be the coordinating author of a 10 - 20 page think-piece report exploring issues of open data, data ownership and data governance in the context of agriculture and nutrition. Advocacy for open data is...Read more
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Rights to data
For the first time GODAN will be officially be present at RDA in collaboration with the Interest Group on Agricultural Data (IGAD) and Tokyo University. At the official plenary from March 1-3, GODAN and IGAD will have a session on...Read more
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Open data
Do you create, collect, use or need information about funding for agriculture and nutrition projects? If so, a new study of the data landscape for agriculture and nutrition funding wants to hear from you . In November last year, the...Read more
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Open data
GODAN has been featured in the latest issue of The African Technopolitan Magazine, a publication run by the African Centre for Technological Studies (ACTS) in Nairobi, Kenya. GODAN Aims to Fill Critical Knowledge Gaps for SDG #2 - The African...Read more
Following the recent 2016 Donor Steering Committee meeting held in January 2016 between the GODAN Secretariat and donors including CTA, CGIAR and the USDA, the Secretariat's Inception report has been approved and is now released. Please click on the links...Read more
Guest contributors Julia Duncan and Nic Covey write a blog post on how to present data to researchers and practitioners in a productive, centralized way. On September 25th, on the margins of the UN Sustainable Development Summit, our organizations (The Demand Institute and The U.S. State Department’s Office of Global...Open
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GODAN area:
Food security
Keywords:
Open data
Congratulations to MobiElectro, Pretoria, South Africa, the winners of the Best Use of Open Data category in the Durban AgriHack Challenge!Read more
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Open data
As one of GODAN's components is innovation, we aim to explore opportunities and challenges that arise from using datasets and encourage youth to innovate. GODAN will sponsor the CTA AgriHack Durban Hackathon Challenge winners for the Best Use of Open...Read more
GODAN area:
Food security
Keywords:
Open data
“It's really powerful. It's in people's hands; it's in people's homes. How do we use it for the greater good?” GODAN partner VOTO Mobile is a three-year old Ghana-based tech startup and social enterprise which helps businesses, governments, and NGOs use mobile technologies to gather information and feedback through interactive...Open
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Open data

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