This presentation defines open data, and shares examples of potential social and economic benefits. It discusses risks and challenges when implementing open data initiatives.
Reports-Published dateThursday, April 2, 2015 - 04:00
This Overseas Development Institute (ODI) PowerPoint presentation presents some applications of open data and provides information for a variety of audiences, from an inquiry based teaching platform.Published dateThursday, April 2, 2015 - 04:00
Post-Harvest Management Technologies for Reducing Aflatoxin Contamination in Maize Grain and Exposure to Humans in Zimbabwe
This project seeks to investigate innovative post-harvest solutions to reduce aflatoxin contamination in grain. It will aim to limit exposure to children, pregnant women, and lactating mothers, who are more vulnerable to the toxins.
Open data can help governments, businesses, and organizations share huge amounts of information with the public that can be used and re-used for a variety of social and economic purposes.