The Agricultural Information Management Standards Portal (AIMS) gathers information on (and access to) 
standards, technology and best practices. It is also a forum connecting information management workers 
around the world to discuss open access and open data. AIMS represents collaboration and 

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  • Recordings now available from Improving Global Agricultural Data (IGAD) Community of Practice (CoP) Second Annual Virtual Meeting

    Improving Global Agricultural Data (IGAD) Community of Practice Second IGAD Annual Virtual Meeting 2022 - Recap   Nearly 400 participants took part in the Improving Global Agricultural Data (IGAD) Community of Practice (CoP) Second Annual Virtual Meeting, which took place from March 22 and April 8, 2022. The 2022 virtual meeting was able to successfully provide an ...
  • CONABIO and SIAgro: capacity development for open agrobiodiversity data

    by Irene Ramos Pérez, CONABIO As part of the Mexican Agrobiodiversity GEF project, the National Commission for the Knowledge and Use of Biodiversity (CONABIO) is developing an Agrobiodiversity Information System (SIAgro), with FAO as the implementing agency. SIAgro gathers diverse data on native crops in traditional agriculture, including biological, ...
  • Call for Proposals: 50x2030 Research Grant Competition

    The 50x2030 Initiative is sponsoring its second competition for novel research projects that use 50x2030 data. Small grants – from US $1,000-$8,000 – will be issued for projects that employ 50x2030 survey data to generate practical research that can be applied to national policymaking, program (re)design or investment decisions. The Initiative ...

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19.04.2022 – AIMS is a community made up of more that 4,500 experts in agricultural information and data management from around the world. It provides an open and free space for communication and the exchange of ideas, suggestions, questions, and solutions around the core areas of Information and Data Access Services, information and data management open standards, technology and methodologies. Community members can connect with each other to share good practices, projects, and events. Join the community.