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Joint GODAN-CIARD Consultation on Open Agricultural Knowledge for Development

The CIARD partners and the GODAN partners are meeting for the GODAN-CIARD Consultation on ‘Open Agricultural Knowledge for Development’, underway in Rome from the 22nd to the 24th April, 2014. Some of the objectives of the consultation are:

  • review progress, achievements and future prospects of all international initiatives related to open data and knowledge in agriculture, including especially CIARD and GODAN
  • consider experiences of selected national systems and international/regional agencies in development of effective policies and practices in opening agricultural knowledge and data and to discuss and agree structure and governance for CIARD and GODAN.



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