The training on programming language for statistical computing – “R” is being conducted for the staff of Geostat organized by the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO). The training is held within the framework of the agreement signed between the National Statistical Office of...
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.
Why a Workshop on Data Use? To achieve the Sustainable Development Goals, such as Zero Hunger, pursuing a roadmap that leaves no one behind, data is fundamental. Policy decisions need to be taken based on sound evidence. Although Uganda regularly produces and disseminates agricultural survey data...
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”