I have been working as senior knowledge and information management officer at the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) since 2006. I support organizations in the creation, management, preservation and dissemination of information and data in agriculture, fisheries and forestry. My work includes to develop capacities in country members to enable information management specialists and data managers to manage and exchange knowledge and data in agriculture. In this context I design and delivery online and face-2-face training programmes, in particular emphasis in Africa, Asia and Latin America. Since 2010, I am the manager of the Agricultural Information Management Standards (AIMS) website and community, with more than 2,000 information specialists worldwide.
What are your domain(s) of expertise?
My domains of expertise are related to access to information, open access, open data, open science, data infrastructures, scientific communication and library development.
What is your relationship with agricultural information management standards, tools and services?
Facilitator of the AIMS Community, a network of information management workers passionate about knowledge and information in agriculture