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Open data View all in Open data

GODAN Webinar Series

The Global Open Data for Agriculture and Nutrition (GODAN) supports the proactive sharing of open data to make information about agriculture and nutrition available, accessible and usable to deal with the urgent challenge of ensuring world food security.

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Open data for smallholder weather information services

Gap analysis and recommendations on weather data standards

Strengthening Climate and Disaster Resilience in Africa for Sustainable Development

Drones for agriculture View all in Drones for agriculture

Provision of business development and technical support

CTA is seeking to identify a consultant who will provide of business development and technical support to beneficiaries of the project ‘Transforming African agriculture: Eyes in the Sky, Smart Techs on the Ground’.

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Data and drones in Uganda: CTA's new agribusiness project

Small drones in Africa: embracing the opportunities, overcoming the challenges

Raising awareness of agricultural UAVs in Africa

Nutrition View all in Nutrition

An empowered woman means an empowered community

Women are key to ensuring food and nutrition security. They mainly manage the households – and have the power of deciding on food. By empowering them we can ensure that entire families and communities get a nutritious diet.

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Strengthening nutrition and local markets in Haiti

Mapping value chains for healthier diets and higher revenues

Developing capacity for open data in agriculture and nutrition

ICT4Ag View all in ICT4Ag

A farmer centric mobile app

Opening the iCow website shows, at a glance, some simple but brilliant thinking. Africa’s 1.1 billion population – including 700 million farmers and 200 million youth – 60% have access to mobile phones making mobile applications (apps) and SMS-based information services both a gateway to new types of clientele and a tool for spreading useful knowledge. This was Su Kahumbu Stephanou’s thinking behind the conceptualisation of iCow, a high performing mobile app that puts farmers and their information needs at the centre of its business strategy.

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Apps4Ag Database: Raising visibility and funds for innovative applications

ICT solutions can empower African youth in agriculture, CTA panel says

ICT has a key role to play in transforming African agriculture