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Open Access: Unlocking agricultural innovation

Open Access: Unlocking agricultural innovation

Open Access: Unlocking agricultural innovation Open access to knowledge and data has the power to drive agricultural innovation, accelerating our progress towards achieving the Sustainable Development Goals and maximizing impact for the benefit of smallholder farmers and their families. The
To achieve gender SDGs gender data must be made visible

To achieve gender SDGs gender data must be made visible

Gender, Youth in Data
To achieve gender SDGs gender data must be made visible Achieving the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) requires integrated action on social, environmental, and economic challenges within all countries. Marcelo Tyszler, Advisor on Sustainable Economic Development for the CGIAR
Announcing our 2018 Inspire Challenge Winners

Announcing our 2018 Inspire Challenge Winners

Announcing our 2018 Inspire Challenge Winners CGIAR Platform for Big Data in Agriculture's 2018 Inspire Challenge winners were awarded during the Platform's second annual congress — Decoding the Data Ecosystem — in Nairobi, Kenya, 3 to 5 October 2018. We
Decoding the Data Ecosystem: Big Data in Agriculture Convention of 2018 & Inspire Challenge Grant Winners

Decoding the Data Ecosystem: Big Data in Agriculture Convention of 2018 & Inspire Challenge Grant Winners

Innovation, Press Releases
[01 OCTOBER 2018 - NAIROBI, KENYA] - The CGIAR Platform for Big Data in Agriculture is hosting its second annual congress — The 2018 Big Data in Agriculture Convention: Decoding the Data Ecosystem — in Nairobi, Kenya, 3 to 5 October
Global Research Consortium Partners with Mobile Sector Leader DIAL to Unlock Digital Agriculture Innovation

Global Research Consortium Partners with Mobile Sector Leader DIAL to Unlock Digital Agriculture Innovation

Innovation, Press Releases
[17 September 2018 - Cali, Colombia] How can mobile network data help build stronger, more resilient food systems worldwide? This is the overarching question the CGIAR Platform for Big Data in Agriculture and the Digital Impact Alliance (DIAL) are striving
If Mary has a little lamb, who should know about it?

If Mary has a little lamb, who should know about it?

The GDPR and data science for agricultural development are at odds when it comes to delivering personalized products for the public good.

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Policy seminar: Digital technologies are crucial to transforming Africa’s food systems

A recent policy seminar brought together four speakers who addressed how new digital technologies and services are already making an ...
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Connecting farmers to better information in Nepal

An Interactive Voice Response service is putting remote farmers in touch withwith a ‘world of information’ to improve livelihoods The ...
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Scientists develop an early warning system that delivers wheat rust predictions directly to farmers’ phones

New research describes a revolutionary early warning system that can predict and mitigate wheat rust diseases in Ethiopia ...
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UN-sponsored report acknowledges CIMMYT’s use of data and technologies to promote sustainable farming in Latin America

CIMMYT’s work featured on the Counting on the World to Act report, produced by SDSN and TReNDS. What to read ...
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