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  • AGRIS and AGROVOC at the 5° Seminar for librarians, archivists and museologists (BAM) of Panama

    The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) participated in the Seminar organized by Universidad de Panama, held in Spanish and dedicated to the development and innovation of data management in libraries and museums. The event was addressed to professionals working as librarians, archivists and museologists. Imma Subirats, information management officer (FAO), and Ruth Velia Gómez Centeno...

  • March 2023: New release of AGROVOC Thesaurus

    The March 2023 version of the AGROVOC thesaurus has been released. It now contains 40 810 concepts and 967 104 terms, in up to 41 languages. The AGROVOC team thanks all of the AGROVOC editors who have contributed to the addition of concepts, terms and other content. Learn more about the AGROVOC editors here.

  • New concepts added to AGROVOC. March 2023

    63 new concepts have been added to the AGROVOC multilingual thesaurus which now contains 40 180 concepts. To consult the list of new or updated labels per language you can visit the FAO CKAN Repository. The AGROVOC Editorial Community thanks those who contributed to this release. New AGROVOC concepts aerial yam agricultural water management algal blooms Asiatic bitter yam Asiatic yam association...

AGROVOC case studies

In 2021, FAO issued a call for use cases about the adoption and use of its AGROVOC multilingual thesaurus, as part of the activities that took place that year to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the thesaurus. Two AGROVOC country reports were published in 2021 about Georgia and the Republic of Moldova. The link to the case studies page is available here.