ICT-KM of the CGIAR

Collaborate, Create, Communicate

Author: Antonella Pastore

Second Global Knowledge Share Fair 2011: submit a proposal

The Second Global Knowledge Share Fair will be held from 27-29 September 2011 at IFAD headquarters in Rome, Italy. Building on the success of the First Global Knowledge Share Fair, this three-day event provides a forum for participants to learn and share their knowledge, experience and innovations on emerging trends relating to agriculture, food security,…

Seeds and climate change: two stories from India

Ever wondered what seeds and genebanks have to do with climate change? Looking for a good story of agricultural research impact on food security in layman’s terms? Our social media agitator Peter Casier posted two great stories with interviews on the blog of the CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (CCAFS)…

CGIAR Ongoing Research: Ready to Travel

CGIAR Ongoing Research is now online with a brand new design and new pathways to help you find, promote and reuse project information across the CGIAR. Thanks to the many contributors, anyone interested in the work of the CGIAR can find out who is doing what, where and with whom across the CGIAR at a fraction of…

M-agriculture: mobile devices and their role in transforming communication

Many are surprised by the rapid emergence of mobile telephony and generally connected populations across the globe thanks to mobile devices. There are so many possible applications arising, but as usual the challenge is in understanding what is the right place and role of the technology in social, economic, educational interactions. Some tough questions around…