CGIARTopics: Open Access » CGIAR » Consortium News http://www.cgiar.org Read more about CGIAR Open Access Thu, 24 Jul 2014 14:13:33 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.9.1 If you love your data, set it free! http://www.cgiar.org/consortium-news/if-you-love-your-data-set-it-free/ http://www.cgiar.org/consortium-news/if-you-love-your-data-set-it-free/#comments Wed, 30 Apr 2014 12:22:23 +0000 http://www.cgiar.org/?post_type=news&p=244024 Shaping the future for open agricultural knowledge for development]]> http://www.cgiar.org/consortium-news/if-you-love-your-data-set-it-free/feed/ 0 Data standards; making CGIAR data available and accessible http://www.cgiar.org/consortium-news/data-standards-making-cgiar-data-available-and-accessible-2/ http://www.cgiar.org/consortium-news/data-standards-making-cgiar-data-available-and-accessible-2/#comments Fri, 03 Jan 2014 16:13:16 +0000 http://www.cgiar.org/?post_type=news&p=237605 CGIAR working collaboratively to develop a practical roadmap for the adoption of Open Data Management Standards.]]> http://www.cgiar.org/consortium-news/data-standards-making-cgiar-data-available-and-accessible-2/feed/ 0 CGIAR Consortium: now officially ‘Open Access’ http://www.cgiar.org/consortium-news/cgiar-consortium-now-officially-open-access/ http://www.cgiar.org/consortium-news/cgiar-consortium-now-officially-open-access/#comments Wed, 27 Nov 2013 11:35:36 +0000 http://www.cgiar.org/?post_type=news&p=236413 The CGIAR Open Access and Data Management Policy, supported unanimously by all 15 members of the CGIAR Consortium, is now in place. ]]> http://www.cgiar.org/consortium-news/cgiar-consortium-now-officially-open-access/feed/ 0 Launch of Global Initiative: Open Data for Agriculture and Nutrition http://www.cgiar.org/consortium-news/launch-of-global-initiative-open-data-for-agriculture-and-nutrition/ http://www.cgiar.org/consortium-news/launch-of-global-initiative-open-data-for-agriculture-and-nutrition/#comments Thu, 31 Oct 2013 14:19:42 +0000 http://www.cgiar.org/?post_type=news&p=234511 Open access to research, and open publication of data, are vital resources for food security and nutrition.]]> http://www.cgiar.org/consortium-news/launch-of-global-initiative-open-data-for-agriculture-and-nutrition/feed/ 0 Review process for Open Access Draft Implementation Guidelines begins http://www.cgiar.org/consortium-news/review-process-for-open-access-draft-implementation-guidelines-begins/ http://www.cgiar.org/consortium-news/review-process-for-open-access-draft-implementation-guidelines-begins/#comments Wed, 16 Oct 2013 14:25:13 +0000 http://www.cgiar.org/?post_type=news&p=233554 Anyone who has been following CGIAR’s move towards Open Access will be aware of the strong commitment to making all data and research outputs open and harvestable.]]> http://www.cgiar.org/consortium-news/review-process-for-open-access-draft-implementation-guidelines-begins/feed/ 0 CGIAR scientists unite to design award-winning mapping tool http://www.cgiar.org/consortium-news/cgiar-scientists-unite-to-design-award-winning-mapping-tool/ http://www.cgiar.org/consortium-news/cgiar-scientists-unite-to-design-award-winning-mapping-tool/#comments Thu, 25 Jul 2013 12:40:24 +0000 http://www.cgiar.org/?post_type=news&p=229012 An initiative which catalyzed knowledge sharing and collaboration...]]> http://www.cgiar.org/consortium-news/cgiar-scientists-unite-to-design-award-winning-mapping-tool/feed/ 0 No longer ‘publishing as usual’ [ICT Update] http://ictupdate.cta.int/Feature-Articles/No-longer-publishing-as-usual/(72)/1372322559 http://ictupdate.cta.int/Feature-Articles/No-longer-publishing-as-usual/(72)/1372322559#comments Fri, 28 Jun 2013 03:24:31 +0000 http://www.cgiar.org/?post_type=news&p=226177 CGIAR’s research results can penetrate to a far broader base of readers when barriers to access have been removed]]> http://ictupdate.cta.int/Feature-Articles/No-longer-publishing-as-usual/(72)/1372322559/feed/ 0 Open Access cassava database – unlocking the full potential of agricultural research http://www.cgiar.org/consortium-news/open-access-cassava-database-unlocking-the-full-potential-of-agricultural-research/ http://www.cgiar.org/consortium-news/open-access-cassava-database-unlocking-the-full-potential-of-agricultural-research/#comments Fri, 14 Jun 2013 21:06:08 +0000 http://www.cgiar.org/?post_type=news&p=224808 Large volumes of valuable cassava data have been made openly available - a major step towards increasing yields and quality of cassava crops for African farmers]]> http://www.cgiar.org/consortium-news/open-access-cassava-database-unlocking-the-full-potential-of-agricultural-research/feed/ 0 Contributing to the Global Movement towards Open Data for Agriculture http://www.cgiar.org/consortium-news/contributing-to-the-global-movement-towards-open-data-for-agricultural/ http://www.cgiar.org/consortium-news/contributing-to-the-global-movement-towards-open-data-for-agricultural/#comments Thu, 02 May 2013 08:04:37 +0000 http://www.cgiar.org/?post_type=news&p=222431 CGIAR has been taking part in the G-8 International Conference on Open Data for Agriculture]]> http://www.cgiar.org/consortium-news/contributing-to-the-global-movement-towards-open-data-for-agricultural/feed/ 1 CGIAR: a Wealth of Open Data for Agriculture http://www.cgiar.org/calendar-events/g-8-international-conference-on-open-data-for-agriculture/ http://www.cgiar.org/calendar-events/g-8-international-conference-on-open-data-for-agriculture/#comments Wed, 24 Apr 2013 08:19:56 +0000 http://www.cgiar.org/?post_type=news&p=221225 The CGIAR Consortium is looking forward to the G-8 International Conference on Open Data for Agriculture in Washington, D.C., April 29-30, 2013. Visit us at the CGIAR/IFPRI booth on Monday!]]> http://www.cgiar.org/calendar-events/g-8-international-conference-on-open-data-for-agriculture/feed/ 0 Making progress towards Open Access for CGIAR http://www.cgiar.org/consortium-news/progress-towards-open-access-for-cgiar/ http://www.cgiar.org/consortium-news/progress-towards-open-access-for-cgiar/#comments Tue, 23 Apr 2013 13:33:17 +0000 http://www.cgiar.org/?post_type=news&p=221266 Making the veritable treasure trove of agricultural research data, information and knowledge within CGIAR more widely available]]> http://www.cgiar.org/consortium-news/progress-towards-open-access-for-cgiar/feed/ 3 CGIAR Opening Access; moving from piecemeal to panoramic http://www.cgiar.org/consortium-news/cgiar-opening-access-moving-from-piecemeal-to-panoramic/ http://www.cgiar.org/consortium-news/cgiar-opening-access-moving-from-piecemeal-to-panoramic/#comments Fri, 09 Nov 2012 10:16:47 +0000 http://www.cgiar.org/?post_type=news&p=214512 “Making CGIAR research results available and accessible is both a moral and a business imperative.” This was the message from discussions about Open Access during the recent GCARD2* event. GCARD2…]]> http://www.cgiar.org/consortium-news/cgiar-opening-access-moving-from-piecemeal-to-panoramic/feed/ 0 Opening Access to Agriculture Research Products: The CGIAR Experience http://www.cgiar.org/consortium-news/opening-access-to-agriculture-research-products-the-cgiar-experience/ http://www.cgiar.org/consortium-news/opening-access-to-agriculture-research-products-the-cgiar-experience/#comments Thu, 01 Nov 2012 08:05:42 +0000 http://www.cgiar.org/?post_type=news&p=213724 They came together from near and far to celebrate Open Access Week. Some met face-to-face at various locations around the globe, while others interacted virtually. However, all participants were eager…]]> http://www.cgiar.org/consortium-news/opening-access-to-agriculture-research-products-the-cgiar-experience/feed/ 0 A roadmap for moving CGIAR towards open access: A major milestone http://www.cgiar.org/consortium-news/a-roadmap-for-moving-cgiar-towards-open-access-a-major-milestone/ http://www.cgiar.org/consortium-news/a-roadmap-for-moving-cgiar-towards-open-access-a-major-milestone/#comments Mon, 17 Sep 2012 12:57:10 +0000 http://www.cgiar.org/?post_type=news&p=210858 Last week marked a step forward by the CGIAR Consortium towards achieving the goal of open access of its data and information. A workshop on Data and Knowledge Management (D&KM),…]]> http://www.cgiar.org/consortium-news/a-roadmap-for-moving-cgiar-towards-open-access-a-major-milestone/feed/ 6 Moving CGIAR towards open access http://www.cgiar.org/consortium-news/moving-cgiar-towards-open-access/ http://www.cgiar.org/consortium-news/moving-cgiar-towards-open-access/#comments Tue, 11 Sep 2012 18:34:23 +0000 http://www.cgiar.org/?post_type=news&p=210639 The CGIAR Consortium produces a wide range of data, knowledge, publications and other information products such as databases, processes and software.  Members of the CGIAR Consortium currently have their own…]]> http://www.cgiar.org/consortium-news/moving-cgiar-towards-open-access/feed/ 6