NEWS

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
The world pledged to end hunger and malnutrition by 2030, but we are far off track. Progress in the struggle against hunger and malnutrition is stagnating, the number of undernourished people has been rising since 2015, while at the same...Read more
GODAN were delighted to receive the Global Digital Futures trophy for their Web documentary GODAN/Open Waters at the tve Global Sustainability Film Awards on Monday evening. The film was produced by Diana Szpotowicz. Pictured is Diana receiving the award from...Read more
We are delighted to share with you the most recent in a series of recordings of our Webinars from PUSH (Presidents United to Solve Hunger). This latest webinar is led by Anne Mims Adrian and Kara Newby of PUSH and...Read more
The GSMA mAgri programme has shifted strategic direction to focus on digitising agricultural value chains, working with mobile network operators and their agribusiness partners to put in place a range of B2B2C services aimed at digitising agricultural value chains. This...Read more
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
GODAN Executive Director Andre Laperriere held a high level meeting in Rwanda today with H.E. Dr Gerardine Mukeshimana, Minister of agriculture and animal resources , and H.E. Jean de Dieu Rurangirwa, Minister of Information, Technology and Communications at the MINAGRI...Read more
Keywords:
Open data
GODAN is pleased to welcome Incotec to its partnership network. Incotec is a seed enhancement specialist based in the Netherlands. Their aim is to enhance the quality of seeds, improve yields and climate resilience to promote sustainable agriculture and food...Read more
The Abu Dhabi Food Control Authority’s (ADFCA) vision is to become an internationally recognized food and agriculture organization that contributes to the well-being of the community. ADFCA's mission is to develop a sustainable agriculture and food sector that ensures the...Read more

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