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Webinar - Innovations in ODK: Improving Data Collection for Agriculture and Scaling to the Global Community

Webinar – Innovations in ODK: Improving Data Collection for Agriculture and Scaling to the Global Community

The Data-Driven Agronomy & Geospatial Data Communities of Practice webinar presented exciting innovations in the open data platform to help data collection efforts in agriculture & offer a glimpse into its future.
Webinar - Enabling Data-Driven Transformation of Agriculture

Webinar – Enabling Data-Driven Transformation of Agriculture

The Information and Data Management Community of Practice presented a webinar on data-driven transformation that could enable hyper-local solutions at a high speed and scale.
New technologies like 5G could aggravate digital divide in data-driven farming, study finds

New technologies like 5G could aggravate digital divide in data-driven farming, study finds

The Alliance of Bioversity International and CIAT published a first-of-its-kind study about the global divide in data-driven farming.
2020 Convention session - Big data to scale: A reality check

2020 Convention session – Big data to scale: A reality check

This session on big data to scale aired live at the 2020 virtual CGIAR Convention on Big Data in Agriculture.
Youth can be helpful allies in the collection of quality data to scale for modeling

Youth can be helpful allies in the collection of quality data to scale for modeling

This is one of a series of blogs written by our Youth in Data delegates who participated in the 2020 CGIAR Convention on Big Data in Agriculture. The global event was held virtually 19-23 October, 2020.
The Importance of Livestock in Creating Sustainable and Equitable Food Systems

The Importance of Livestock in Creating Sustainable and Equitable Food Systems

This is one of a series of blogs written by our Youth in Data delegates who participated in the 2020 CGIAR Convention on Big Data in Agriculture. The global event was held virtually 19-23 October, 2020.

Resources

Annual Report 2019

In 2019, under its three modules INSPIRE, CONVENE and ORGANIZE, the Platform made significant strides to build fundamental technologies and data standards to support CGIAR’s digital strategy, develop strategic  digital partner networks, and foster new innovative pathways that leverage public-good data to solve intractable challenges at scale.

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Shared Services

The platforms enables access to shared services in support of CGIAR research and its researchers, including the secure sharing and transfer of large datasets, commercial satellite imagery and gridded global weather data.

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2019 Convention Highlights

Check out the takeaways from our 2019 Convention

Webinars

Explore topics such as digital extension, interactive voice response, privacy guidelines and more.

RESPONSIBLE DATA GUIDELINES

Guidelines for managing privacy and personally identifiable information in the research project data cycle.

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The first pan-CGIAR publications and datasets search tool

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Communities of practice

Our communities foster collaboration spaces and opportunities, facilitate connectivity and sharing of methodologies, and support the organization of capacity-building workshops.

Engage with a range of industry experts & actors to produce new ideas to solve current agriculture development problems.

 Agronomy

Crop Modeling

Geospatial

Info & data management

Livestock

Ontologies

Socio-Economic

The Inspire Challenge

The Inspire Challenge has so far awarded a total of USD3.225 million in grants to 21 projects. Follow their progress here!

Insights

Solutions for feeding the future, byte by byte.

Evidence Clearing House

Showcasing all kinds of digital tools that will help practitioners easily identify mature technologies and entry-points in food systems.

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Youth in Data Initiatives

The Platform is working towards creating pathways and opportunities for youth to contribute to agricultural transformation.

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Big Data on Gender

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