Progress was made in efforts to develop an inclusive global agenda, increase open data capacities in government and civil society actors, and to create instruments that provide quantitative and qualitative references for the open data field.
Reports-Published dateSaturday, June 2, 2018 - 04:00
The evaluation focuses on both accountability and learning, providing accountability to the program's management and organizational governance structures for program results.Published dateTuesday, May 2, 2017 - 04:00
In the case of the 2014 Ebola outbreak in Western Africa which claimed over 11,000 lives, the virus propagated faster than reliable data. Local journalists faced an unprecedented epidemic and a shortage of credible information.Published date2017
This presentation defines open data, and shares examples of potential social and economic benefits. It discusses risks and challenges when implementing open data initiatives.Published dateThursday, April 2, 2015 - 04:00
IFPRI’s 2020 conference on leveraging agriculture for improving nutrition and health: keeping the momentum and translating ideas into action
The main objective of the conference was to bring together the three sectors of agriculture, health, and nutrition, to understand more clearly how agriculture, as food supplier, income generator, and provider of growth, can sustainably reduce malnPublished dateSunday, January 2, 2011 - 05:00
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.