May 2017

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Past events

6 October 2016 to 7 October 2016



IODC is the essential meeting point for the global community to debate and study the future of open data.

IODC aims to build stronger relationships between open data initiatives from the different governments and establish a dialogue between these voices:

GODAN Summit 2016 announced to advance open data for agriculture and nutrition
15 September 2016 to 16 September 2016


New York , New York
United States
New York US

GODAN is very pleased to announce the GODAN Summit 2016.

This exciting, high-level public event will take place in New York City, New York, USA on September 15-16, 2016 to advance the agenda for open data in agriculture and nutrition.

Open data is at the centre of innovation in agriculture, food security and nutrition. Data is elemental to identify needs, track progress and make change happen.

15 September 2016 to 16 September 2016


New York Hilton Midtown
1335 Avenue of the Americas
10019 New York , New York
United States
New York US

The GODAN Summit brings together world leaders, researchers, farmers, students and others - public, private and non-profit united around a collaboration on agriculture and nutrition data openness. Join the largest event ever planned for open data in agriculture and nutrition. The goals of the Summit are to illustrate the opening, the use, and the importance of agriculture and nutrition data.

For the first time in human history, the knowledge to end hunger exists on Earth.  

5 September 2016


Hawaiʻi Convention Center, UNDP, Room 314
1801 Kalākaua Av
96815 Honolulu , Hawaii
United States
Hawaii US

A presentation by the Rainforest Foundation UK and Réseau Ressources Naturelles (RRN).


To be sustainable, nature conservation must also support the rights, livelihoods and cultures of local communities. International conservation organisations recognise this, but have these good intentions been reflected in efforts to protect Africa’s rainforests?