Areas of interests
- openness and sharing of research information and knowledge
- research information and data available and accessible
- fostering knowledge exchange
AIMS is a portal sharing information about access to standards, technology, good practices, training activities linked to (Agricultural) Information & Data Management. It is also a forum for connecting information management workers worldwide and for discussing open science, including open access and open data. AIMS stands for collaboration and interoperability.
As AIMS member you can contribute to ongoing discussions, receive regular updates via email and the AIMS Newsletter.
Open source designates a broader set of values of 'the open source way'... "Open source projects, products, or initiatives embrace and celebrate principles of open exchange,...
“Data can be either useful or perfectly anonymous, but never both...” Paul Ohm – UCLA Law review 2010 57 UCLA L. Rev. 1701). ...
1975: AGRIS: the International System for Agricultural Science and Technology was created by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations, in order to provide access...
A FREE E-LEARNING PROGRAMME on open data is ongoing to help strengthen the capacity of data producers and data consumers to manage and use open data in agriculture and nutrition. This free e-learning course is developed as part of the capacity development activities within the GODAN Action project. The e-course - available through Moodle for free - focuses on how to deal with different types of data formats and uses, and on the importance of reliability, accessibility, interoperability and transparency of open data. Watch the course video presentation.
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