Statistics
 

Hacking the Future of Food at National Geographic

Armed with a massive food and agriculture data set from the United Nations, passionate coders and science communicators got a chance to tackle solutions to Earth’s food challenges at National Geographic’s Future of Food Hackathon in May 2014.

Meetings and events

Workshop on national emissions inventories and mitigation plans in agriculture, land use, land use change and forestry

21 Jul 2014 - 23 Jul 2014

San Jose, Costa Rica

The workshop aims to identify technical and institutional gaps and steps needed to improve capacities of Member Countries, in relation to their national GHG reporting processes. 

Expert consultation on collecting sex-disaggregated data on land ownership and management in agricultural censuses

13 May 2014 - 15 May 2014

Kampala Uganda

The Uganda Bureau of Statistics (UBOS) and FAO statistics division are organizing an expert consultation on collecting sex-disaggregated data on land ownership and management in agricultural censuses. 

Alternative composite food security indexes: their use, value and limits

15 Apr 2014

FAO Headquarters, Rome, Italy

The seminar will illustrate and discuss the experience of the Economist Intelligence Unit and the FAO Statistics Division in building composite food security indexes. Four panelists will open the discussion presenting their views on composite indexes from an analytical, statistical, political and advocacy perspective.

Asia and Pacific Commission on Agricultural Statistics - 25

18 Feb 2014 - 21 Feb 2014

Vientiane, Lao PDR

APCAS 25 is organized to assess the current status of food and agricultural statistics in member countries; inform the member countries about the FAO activities in food and agricultural statistics during the preceding biennium, particularly in Asia and the Pacific; and discuss new developments in agricultural statistics.

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