The assessment of the status of the world forest resources and their changes over time can only be done through the collection of field data, which is not widely collected in developing countries,...
CGIAR launched the CGIAR Platform for Big Data in Agriculture, a new initiative that aims to convene researchers to use big data in order to help improve food security, resilience in the face climate...
The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) in partnership with the Global Open Data on Agriculture and Nutrition (GODAN) are inviting interested individuals to participate in...
Youth employment should be at the center of any strategy to face economic and demographic challenges in Africa, the Director-General of the UN Food and Agriculture Organization José Graziano da Silva...
Technical seminar and launching of e-learning course on communication for rural development
Tuesday, 27 June 2017 - 09:00-13:00 hrs
Mexico Room, FAO HQ, Rome, Italy
More than 2,500 information and communication technology (ICT) experts from around the world took part from the 12th to the 16th of June 2017 in the World Summit on the Information Society Forum 2017...
Action Line C7: E-agriculture -Democratizing Digital Innovation in Agriculture
Thursday, 15 June 2017, 09:00–10:45 hrs
Room G2, ITU Varembé, Geneva, Switzerland. Remote participation...
Papua New Guinea's Department of Agriculture & Livestock (DAL), the Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations (FAO) and the International Telecommunications Union (ITU), among other...
The Emergency Events Database (EM-DAT) was created by the Centre for Research on the Epidemiology of Disasters (CRED), a leading repository of information on the impact of disasters, in 1988.
FAO introduced a new and updated FAOSTAT website, making the world's most comprehensive statistical database on food, agriculture, fisheries, forestry, natural resource management and nutrition even...