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Announcing the CG Labs Datathon: Analyze Climate Change Data using R/Python (and Win Prizes!)

Announcing the CG Labs Datathon: Analyze Climate Change Data using R/Python (and Win Prizes!)

CGIAR Platform for Big Data in Agriculture has developed a new collaborative data science platform, CG Labs, as an offering of the GARDIAN Ecosystem. CG Labs allows researchers to work together on the same project using datasets securely transferred from GARDIAN and other trusted data sources.
JOB OPPORTUNITY: Junior Communications Consultant on the BIG DATA Team [CLOSED]

JOB OPPORTUNITY: Junior Communications Consultant on the BIG DATA Team [CLOSED]

The CGIAR Platform for Big Data in Agriculture seeks candidates for a one-year, paid Junior Communications Consultancy with the possibility to extend.
Mapping Crop Types using Sentinel-2 Satellite Data

Mapping Crop Types using Sentinel-2 Satellite Data

Mapping of crop types at the field-level provides important information for monitoring food production dynamics, predicting market prices, and making decisions for crop insurance claims. The availability of high-resolution satellite remote sensing data opens an unprecedented possibility of field-level crop type mapping at a near-real-time.
WEBINAR SUMMARY - Big data & COVID-19: Data in a crisis climate (Eps. 7)

WEBINAR SUMMARY – Big data & COVID-19: Data in a crisis climate (Eps. 7)

The seventh episode of our Discussion Series: Big data solutions to COVID-19 & food security, brought together four panelists to discuss data in a crisis climate.
Webinar - The Science of Scaling

Webinar – The Science of Scaling

What is the science of scaling and what have we learned so far? What critical knowledge gaps are yet to be filled? In this webinar, we explore these questions and more.
Webinar - Collaborative GARDIAN Labs

Webinar – Collaborative GARDIAN Labs

This webinar, organized by the CGIAR Platform for Big Data in Agriculture, presents CG Labs--an open collaborative data science platform that allows researchers to work together on the same project using datasets securely transferred from GARDIAN and other trusted sources.

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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