fostering knowledge exchange

  • International Symposium: Open Science in the South

    The International Symposium: Open Science in the South, Dakar 23-25 octobre 2019, organized by the French Research Institute for Development (IRD), Cheikh Anta Diop University of Dakar (UCAD) and CIRAD accept registration until the 30th of September. Open science is a real lever for facilitating collaborations, conducting quality research, widely disseminating ...
  • Invitation & CfP: International Conference on Next Generation Libraries-2019 (NGL-2019)

    International Conference on Next Generation Libraries-2019 (NGL-2019) New Trends & Technologies, Collaboration & Community Engagement, Future Librarianship, Library Spaces & Services December 12-14, 2019 TIIR Auditorium, NIT Rourkela, India The International Conference on Next Generation Libraries-2019 (NGL-2019) on New Trends & Technologies, Collaboration & Community Engagement, Future Librarianship, Library Spaces & Services will be held from December 12...
  • Book Your Place for the Next AGORA Online Course: Registration is Open

    In February 2019, the AGORA team delivered an online course called Fundamentals of Information Literacy and Access to Global Online Research in Agriculture, AGORA Online Course in short, for over 1,400 people from 68 countries in 3 languages (English, French and Spanish). This MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) aims to deliver knowledge about the ...
  • 25-29 March 2018: APAN Join Session on Web API, Open Data & Interoperability

    From March 25 to March 29 takes place the 45th meeting of the Asia-Pacific Advanced Network (APAN) in Singapore. In the context of the APAN meeting the AgGateway Global Network, GODAN and the APAN Agriculture WG are organizing a joint session on Web API, Open Data and Interoperability.  Access to field and ...
  • Webinars! Finding AGORA resources by keyword - Literature Research with Summon

      (Image credit: pixabay.com, CC0 license) We are pleased to announce three upcoming webinars in English, French and Spanish about how to search AGORA  with Summon. Summon facilitates literature research on the AGORA portal enabling the user to search resources by keyword, filter search results, save search items and to ...
  • Updated version of CAB Direct platform now launched

    This week, scientific publisher, CABI, launched an innovative new version of its online database platform, CAB Direct, the most thorough and extensive source of reference in the applied life sciences. CAB Direct gives access to over 11 million abstracts and full text articles and incorporates leading bibliographic databases, CAB Abstracts and ...
  • Join the Webinar! Literature Research on Nutrition - Browsing AGORA

      (Image credit: Unsplash, CC0 license) We are pleased to announce three upcoming webinars in English, French and Spanish about how AGORA can be browsed to facilitate information searching in the area of nutrition research. AGORA’s main purpose is to improve the quality and effectiveness of agricultural research, education and ...
  • Low Emission Development Strategies in Agriculture

     Low Emission Development Strategies in Agriculture. An Agriculture, Forestry, and Other Land Uses (AFOLU) Perspective is the title of the paper published under a Creative Commons license on Science Direct. This  review summarizes this paper._____________________________________________________________________________________________________“Resource use in many developing countries, from crop production to deforestation is responsible for the ...
  • DIGITAL SCIENCE : smart support at every stage of the research cycle

    Digital Science is a leading global  technology company serving the needs of scientific research. Digital Science provides software that makes the research process simpler and more efficient so that everyone can work smart and discover more. Digital Science helps solve problems for researchers, institutions, publishers and funders._______________________________________________________________________________________________________________“We still have ...
  • ICTs for Resilience : ongoing online forum

    The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and e-Agriculture are carrying out an online forum discussion on "Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) on Resilience". How can ICTs help resilience programmes or projects?Are there any specific constraints in the use of ICTs for resilience?What are the ...