The AgriFoodTrust platform teams up researchers from CGIAR centers with academia, private sector agri-food companies, tech start-ups and development practitioners to experiment with blockchain and related trust technologies in the agri-food sector.
Introduced at the Strike Two Summit in late February, the new testing and learning platform aims to build the knowledge base for trust and transparency technologies in food systems.
High-level takeaways from the 2019 Big Data in Agriculture Convention held in Hyderabad, India, 16-18 October.
Interview by 2019 Youth in Data Delegate Habeebuddin Mir at the BIG DATA Convention held in Hyderabad, India, 16-18 October.
More than 650 policymakers, agriculture researchers, and data experts met to discuss how building trust is key to securing the benefits of big data for smallholder farmers and consumers, during the 2019 Annual Convention of CGIAR Platform for Big Data in Agriculture.