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
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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
Data Pitch is a EU-funded open innovation programme bringing together corporate and public-sector organisations that have data with startups and SMEs that work with data. It is centred around a competition with several tracks which describe challenges, and a virtual...Read more
Global Open Data for Agriculture (GODAN) Chief Executive Andre was in Sierra Leone to help kick start the country's commitment to the Nairobi Declaration dispositions which it joined in 2017. The Nairobi Declaration is a pan-African effort involving more than...Read more
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In a rapidly digitising world, people who cannot read or write face new forms of marginalisation. On top of confronting disadvantages in the physical world, illiterate people—currently 10 percent of the world’s population—have difficulties participating in digital realms and accessing...Read more
The Group on Earth Observations (GEO) champions global collaboration for improved application of Earth observations for the benefit of humankind. GEO is a partnership of more than 100 national governments and in excess of 100 Participating Organizations that envisions a...Read more
GODAN is about to embark on a new and exciting period of transition and transformation. This marks the next level of service and responsiveness for the initiative, lifting support to GODAN’s growing network of almost 800 partner organisations from 105...Read more
The International Center for Biosaline Agriculture (ICBA) is an international, non-profit agricultural research center established in 1999 through the visionary leadership of the Islamic Development Bank (IDB), the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) Fund, the Arab Fund for...Read more