The opening ceremony was co-chaired by Younoussa Mballo, Technical Advisor at the MAER and Cheikh Thioune, Monitoring and Evaluation Officer, Representing the FAO Office in Senegal. In his introductory remarks, Mr. Thioune praised DAPSA for the quality of the results achieved and recognized the...
A Partnership for Data-Smart Agriculture
THE 50x2030 INITIATIVE TO CLOSE THE AGRICULTURAL DATA GAP is a multi-partner program that seeks to bridge the global agricultural data gap by transforming country data systems in 50 countries in Africa, Asia, the Middle East and Latin America by 2030. This unprecedented initiative focuses on improving country-level data by building strong nationally representative survey programs.
The meetings were the launch of a line of research under the Methods & Tools Development component of the Initiative, which aims to identify, validate, and support the scale up of improved methods of data collection in survey operations. As part of the broader Methods & Tools agenda, this line of...
Closing the agricultural data gap in 50 countries by 2030
Quality, accessible, timely and reliable disaggregated data will be needed to help with the measurement of progress and to ensure that no one is left behind. Such data is key to decision makingUN Resolution
“Transforming our world: the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, 2015”