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Rangelands in the spotlight in CGIAR's BIG DATA Platform Inspire Challenge

Rangelands in the spotlight in CGIAR’s BIG DATA Platform Inspire Challenge

If selected as a winner of the 2020 CGIAR Inspire Challenge, the International Livestock Research Institute and partners will kick-start the development of a data platform, drawing from existing national and global datasets & #earth observation satellites, that will strengthen linkages with national and local rangelands data collection processes.
Overcoming lockdowns: How digital dynamism powers agile, adaptive CGIAR research

Overcoming lockdowns: How digital dynamism powers agile, adaptive CGIAR research

CGIAR staff join for a conversation on how different CGIAR Centers have reacted to the crisis in terms of digital sharing, learning, and communication as well as what insights and lessons there are for how to work together for One CGIAR.
How digital dynamism can transform post-COVID food systems

How digital dynamism can transform post-COVID food systems

Big data experts ‘fall in love with the problem’ by exploring new technologies.
Better data is needed to empower women livestock keepers

Better data is needed to empower women livestock keepers

Better data is needed to empower women livestock keepers Vanessa Meadu Thu, 10/15/2020 - 12:20 Oct 15, 2020 Gender ...
Food systems for times of crisis: upcoming conference shares how big data can help

Food systems for times of crisis: upcoming conference shares how big data can help

Innovations in digital tools and technologies, particularly ‘big data’ collection and management, provide fresh opportunities to(re)build systems and address food security issues more effectively across the globe.
Geospatial Analyses at CGIAR Centers/Alliances

Geospatial Analyses at CGIAR Centers/Alliances

Have you ever wondered what kinds of geospatial analysis being done in CGIAR? You’ve come to the right place! CGIAR-CSI connects +500 researchers who apply spatial data and analysis in agricultural research and development work across all Centers/Alliances. Our community members actively engage with each other to share ideas, collaborate on new projects, or ask […]

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

Livestock

Ontologies

Socio-Economic

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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