COVID-19 response

Learn more about BIG DATA’s initiatives related to big data, food security and COVID-19

Grants that make a difference

Read about our 2020 Inspire Challenge grant and focus on COVID-19 response

Big data powered agricultural research & development

Feeding the future. Byte by byte.

Discover agricultural publications and data

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Labelled property graphs, Web Ontology Language, and WebProtégé

Labelled property graphs, Web Ontology Language, and WebProtégé

This webinar by the Ontologies Community of Practice presents work on making WebProtégé compatible with a labelled property graph representation of Web Ontology Language ontologies.
Webinar - Governance operational model for ontologies (GOMO)

Webinar – Governance operational model for ontologies (GOMO)

This webinar by the Ontologies Community of Practice presents the governance operational model for ontologies (GOMO) which establishes an agile governance model for BASF ontologies.
Webinar–Trade-offs and synergies between different extension delivery models

Webinar–Trade-offs and synergies between different extension delivery models

This webinar by the Data-Driven Community of Practice explores novel and classic delivery models as digital and participatory research methods.
Webinar– Ontology tools provided by EBI: OLS, ZOOMA, OxO

Webinar– Ontology tools provided by EBI: OLS, ZOOMA, OxO

This webinar by the Ontologies Community of Practice presents OLS, ZOOMA, & OxO– platforms developed by the ontology tools team at EBI.
FAO cooperates with CGIAR to increase interoperability between food and agricultural information systems

FAO cooperates with CGIAR to increase interoperability between food and agricultural information systems

CGIAR and FAO announce new collaboration aiming to enhance data sharing in the food and agricultural sector through the AGROVOC Thesaurus.
New maps expose hidden facts on herders and rangelands

New maps expose hidden facts on herders and rangelands

First efforts to assemble vital evidence about pastoral people and rangelands.

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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