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AGORA -- Access to Global Online Research in Agriculture
The AGORA site provides access to over 400 journals from major scientific publishers in the fields of food, agriculture, environmental science and related social sciences. AGORA is available to students and researchers in qualifying not-for-profit institutions in eligible developing countries.
Agricultural Information Management Standards
The main objectives of the initiative are: 1) to facilitate collaboration, partnership and networking among partners by promoting information exchange and knowledge sharing; 2) to harmonize the decentralized efforts currently taking place in the development of methodologies, standards and ...
AGRIS/CARIS Centre of Information Management for international agricultural research
AGRIS is a cooperative system in which participating countries input references to the literature produced within their boundaries and, in return, draw on the information provided by the other participants. 199 national, international and intergovernmental centres participate and submit about ...
Consultation on Agricultural Information Management - COAIM
The Consultation brings policy issues related to management and access to agricultural information to the attention of the inter-governmental process, and establish a global framework for the normative work of the WAICENT (World Agricultural Information Centre), recognising the key role that ...
FAO Country Profiles and Mapping Information System
This system integrates country-based information, found in FAO┐s thematic and statistical databases, so as to provide in depth country profiles on the state of food, nutrition and agriculture. Particular attention is given to generating maps in order to visualize geographically-referenced data, as ...
FAO Statistical Databases
FAOSTAT is an on-line and multilingual database currently containing over 3 million time-series records covering international statistics in the following areas: Production Trade Food Balance Sheets Producer Prices Forestry Trade Flow Land Use and Irrigation Forest Products Fishery Products ...
FAO Statistics
This page provides a list of statistical databases and systems.
FAO Terminology
This site provides access to FAOTERM, a multilingual database in Arabic, Chinese, English, French and Spanish. that covers FAO's specialized subjects of agriculture, biology, forestry, fisheries, economics, statistics, nutrition, etc. It also includes names of international organizations, ...
GeoNetwork : the portal to spatial data and information
The FAO GeoNetwork provides Internet access to interactive maps, satellite imagery and related spatial databases maintained by FAO and its partners. It's purpose is to improve access to and integrated use of spatial data and information.
Global Information and Early Warning System on Food and Agriculture (GIEWS)
Our Mandate: to keep the world food supply/demand situation under continuous review, issue reports on the world food situation (See our Publications: Food Outlook, Food Crops and Shortages, etc.), and provide early warnings of impending food crises in individual countries. For countries facing a ...
Glossary of FAO Databases and Information Systems
The glossary of FAO-managed databases and information systems contains over 50 alphabetically-listed entries giving users more efficient and comprehensive access to the organization┐s wealth of agricultural information.
Knowledge Exchange and Capacity Building Division (KCE)
The ultimate mandate of the Knowledge Exchange and Capacity Building Division (KCE) is to enhance and improve user access to FAO information. As the international community becomes increasingly aware of the value of exchanging information on a global and local level to achieve sustainable ...
Knowledge networks
FAO's Thematic knowledge networks are virtual communities of professional staff and collaborating centres with common interests and objectives related to sustainable agriculture and food security built around twelve priority areas.
Statistics Division
The aims of the Statistics Division are the compilation and dissemination of statistics on production, trade and food supply and consumption, and on the economics of agriculture and gender-disaggregation. It provides assistance for strengthening statistical information systems at the national ...
The Virtual library of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
Links to the FAO Corporate Document Repository, library catalogue on-line, FAO Sales Catalogue, David Lubin Memorial Library on-line, and The FAO Corporate Document Repository.
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