Africa RISING - Data Management Plan

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  • Africa RISING Data Management Plan

    The plan includes guidelines on the management of the information (datasets, files, research results, etc) produced by the partners under the AfricaRISING program.

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Created Thursday 13th of November, 2014
Last updated Tuesday 17th of April, 2018
Dataset type Non-spatial
Abstract The data management plan is developed to provide guidance on data management practices and standards for research institutions and teams working on Africa RISING program. The document is organized as follows: - Section 2 discusses open data access, Africa RISING Program data sources and types, metadata management, and data standardization. - Section 3 discusses Program data management and access tools. - Section 4 discusses internal and external diffusion of Program data. - Section 5 discusses data storage and transmission.</li>
Partners IFPRI, IITA, AVRDC, CIAT, CIMMYT, ICARDA, World Agroforestry Center, IFPRI, ICRISAT, CSIR, ILRI, 2IER, IWMI, CIP, MSU
Other researchers involved Beliyou Haile, Cleo Roberts
Contact person Carlo Azzarri
Contact email c.azzarri@cgiar.org
Custodian Melanie Bacou
Custodian email m.bacou@cgiar.org, b.haile@cgiar.org
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AGROVOC Tags
License Creative Commons Attribution
Release of confidential data? Yes
Consent obtained? No

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Project title Africa RISING
Project abstract As part of the US government’s Feed the Future initiative to address global hunger and food security issues in sub-Saharan Africa, the US Agency for International Development (USAID) is supporting three multi-stakeholder agricultural research projects to sustainably intensify key African farming systems. The overall aim is to transform agricultural systems through sustainable intensification projects in three regions of Africa: - Sustainable Intensification of Cereal-based Farming Systems in the Guinea Savannah Zone of West Africa – led by IITA - Sustainable intensification of crop-livestock systems to improve food security and farm income diversification in the Ethiopian highlands – led by ILRI - Sustainable Intensification of Cereal‐based Farming Systems in East and Southern Africa – led by IITA
Project website http://africa-rising.wikispaces.com/
Donor USAID
Partners IFPRI, IITA, AVRDC, CIAT, CIMMYT, ICARDA, World Agroforestry Center, IFPRI, ICRISAT, CSIR, ILRI, 2IER, IWMI, CIP, MSU
Start date 01/01/2012
End date 31/12/2016
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