Open Data and Open Science: Current Trends and Global Initiatives
Tuesday 14 February 2017
13:00 Ghana | 14:00 Rome | 15:00 Johannesburg | 16:00 Nairobi
IAALD Africa Chapter will be hosting a free...
The Global Open Data for Impact and capacity Development in Agriculture and Nutrition (GODIVAN) is a 3.5 year project led by international partners with a strong agriculture, nutrition, data and ICT...
OpenForis is a free open-source software for environmental monitoring. It consist in a set of free and open-source software tools that facilitates flexible and efficient data collection, analysis and...
The CTA ICT Update 84th issue is now online. The new issue focuses entirely on open data for agriculture and nutrition. Open data is data that can be freely used, reused and redistributed by anyone....
The forestry sector plays an essential role in Vietnam's economic development. About 25 million people are living in or near forests, particularly in mountainous regions, with many of them being poor...
Feed the Future has launched the Data Driven Farming Prize, looking for tools and approaches that source, analyse and translate data into actionable, timely and context-specific information for...
In 2011, the Kenyan government launched the Kenya Open Data Initiative, making key government data freely available to the public through a single online portal. Kenya Open Data is an initiative...
The 2017 Africa Open Data Conference in Accra, Ghana is set to attract over 600 delegates drawn from all over Africa and the world at large. This auspicious event will push the leadership role of the...
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The Global Open Data for Agriculture and Nutrition (GODAN), has launched a new working group on Soil Data Working Group, in cooperation with...
Thomson Reuters published an in-depth report on " How will we fill 9 billion bowls by 2050?" The report raises the big issue of how the world will feed the 90 billion or more people predicted to be...