News

The latest Big Data in Agriculture news

Latest news

COVID-19 Discussion Series: Eps. 7 - Data in a crisis climate

COVID-19 Discussion Series: Eps. 7 – Data in a crisis climate

Covid-19, Video, Webinar
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 - FAIR Guidelines & Assessment in GARDIAN

Webinar – FAIR Guidelines & Assessment in GARDIAN

A webinar organized by the CGIAR Platform for Big Data in Agriculture on FAIR data principles and their impact on Open Science.
COVID-19 Discussion Series: Eps. 6 - Future Food Systems

COVID-19 Discussion Series: Eps. 6 – Future Food Systems

Covid-19, Video, Webinar
The sixth episode of our Discussion Series: Big data solutions to COVID-19 & food security, brought together two panelists to discuss future food systems.
WEBINAR SUMMARY - Big data & COVID-19: Future food systems (Eps. 6)

WEBINAR SUMMARY – Big data & COVID-19: Future food systems (Eps. 6)

Covid-19, News
The sixth episode of our Discussion Series: Big data solutions to COVID-19 & food security, brought together two panelists to discuss future food systems.
COVID-19 Discussion Series: Eps. 5 - Bridging gaps and building resiliency - Part 2

COVID-19 Discussion Series: Eps. 5 – Bridging gaps and building resiliency – Part 2

Covid-19, Video, Webinar
The fifth episode of our Discussion Series: Big data solutions to COVID-19 & food security, brought together four panelists to discuss bridging gaps and building resiliency with digital agriculture platforms.
WEBINAR SUMMARY - Big data & COVID-19: Bridging gaps & building resiliency with digital agriculture platforms - Part 2 (Eps. 5)

WEBINAR SUMMARY – Big data & COVID-19: Bridging gaps & building resiliency with digital agriculture platforms – Part 2 (Eps. 5)

Covid-19, News
The fifth episode of our Discussion Series: Big data solutions to COVID-19 & food security, brought together four panelists to discuss bridging gaps and building resiliency with digital agriculture platforms.

News from our Communities of Practice

VIDEOS

Youth in Data

Women, Access and Data

Women, Access and Data

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.
My takeaways as a Youth in Data delegate at the 2019 BIG DATA convention

My takeaways as a Youth in Data delegate at the 2019 BIG DATA convention

Here is a sneak peek into my experience as a youth delegate during the 2019 BIG DATA convention.
Transforming the agricultural sector with big data tools

Transforming the agricultural sector with big data tools

Big data approaches take on the challenge of creating a more food secure world.
VIDEO: Q&A with Gideon Kruseman from CIMMYT

VIDEO: Q&A with Gideon Kruseman from CIMMYT

2019 Youth in Data delegates Madiha Sadaf and Hiba Anjum interview Gideon Kruseman from the International Wheat and Maize Improvement Center on the Big Data Platform Community of Practice on Socio-Economic Data.
VIDEO: Q&A with Kevin Gitau from iShamba

VIDEO: Q&A with Kevin Gitau from iShamba

2019 Youth in Data delegate Joorie Bhattacharya interviews Kevin Gitau from iShamba on his 2019 Inspire Challenge finalist project "Let it Rain.”
VIDEO: Q&A with Ram Dhulipala from ICRISAT

VIDEO: Q&A with Ram Dhulipala from ICRISAT

2019 Youth in Data delegate Syeda Ruqhaiya Fatima interviews Ram Dhulipala from the International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Aid Tropics (ICRISAT) on his 2019 Inspire Challenge finalist project "Climate information services to manage climate risks."

COURSES & WEBINARS

BIG DATA ACROSS CGIAR

Q&A: How blockchain can create social and environmental impacts

Susanne Köhler discusses how this technology can be used to increase the resilience of individuals, communities and ecosystems ...
Read More

Phone app gives opportunity to improve water productivity in Lebanon

For the phone app to be effective and sustainable, it must only be regarded as being a part of a ...
Read More

Wheat blast and rust disease forecasts are arriving direct to farmer’s phones

An early warning system set to deliver wheat disease predictions directly to farmers’ phones is being piloted in Bangladesh and ...
Read More

Press Release: IWMI project enables fast access to petabytes of analysis-ready water data in Africa

A new IWMI partnership with Digital Earth Africa (DEA) will leverage state of the art remote-sensing and data management technologies ...
Read More
Loading...