The Agriculture Open Data Package

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he third GODAN Capacity Development Working Group webinar, supported by GODAN Action, focused on the Agriculture Open Data Package (AgPack).
In 2016 GODAN, ODI, the Open Data Charter and OD4D developed the Agricultural Open Data Package (AgPack) to help governments to realize impact with open data in the agriculture sector and food security. Details at http://www.agpack.info 
During the webinar the speakers outlined examples and use cases of governments using open data in support of their agricultural sector and food security. Also, the different roles a government can pick up to facilitate such a development, how open data can support government policy objectives on agriculture and food security. 

Authoring Person(s) Name: 
Andre Jellema
Authoring Organization(s) Name: 
Global Open Data for Agriculture and Nutrition (GODAN)
License - link to legal statement specifying the copyright status of the learning resource: 
Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International - CC BY 4.0
Access Cost: 
No fee
Primary language(s) in which the learning resource was originally published or made available: 
English
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Keywords - short phrases describing what the learning resource is about: 
Nutrition data
Food security data
Open data
Cyberinfrastructure to enable FAIR data principles
Agriculture data
Capacity building
Data sharing
Data policy
Subject Discipline - subject domain(s) toward which the learning resource is targeted: 
Life Sciences: Nutrition
Life Sciences: Agriculture
Published / Broadcast: 
Tuesday, May 16, 2017
Publisher - organization credited with publishing or broadcasting the learning resource: 
Global Open Data for Agriculture and Nutrition (GODAN)
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Contributor Organization(s): 
Name: 
Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation ACP-EU (CTA)
Type: 
Collaborator
Name: 
GODAN Working Group on Capacity Development
Type: 
Project administration and management
Educational Info
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Professional Development - increasing knowledge and capabilities related to managing the data produced, used or re-used, curated and/or archived.
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Lesson - detailed description of an element of instruction in a course, [could be] contained in a unit of one or more lessons, and used by a teacher to guide class instruction. Example: presentation slides on a topic.
Target Audience - intended audience for which the learning resource was created: 
Data policymaker
Research scientist
Research faculty
Data supporter
Data professional
Librarian
Intended time to complete - approximate amount of time the average student will take to complete the learning resource: 
Up to 1 hour