In 2018, capacity building initiatives across the CGIAR Research Programs and Platforms continued to play a crucial role in a range of activities. These encompassed training programs for a range of stakeholders; the production and dissemination of tools and manuals; guidance on, and support for institutional and organizational changes and improvements; and support for improved practices and methods.
In 2018 the BIG DATA Platform launched its own blended learning and digital online resources as a part of this capacity development initiative.
Introduction to GDPR
In response to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), the Platform launched an online course to help international agriculture for development researchers understand the implications of the new regulation for their work. Go to course.
More courses coming soon.