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Power of data: To enhance food security

CIMMYT and Nepal's Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock Development developed a digitally enabled seed information system so farmers have timely access to quality seed.


Data has become a key driver of growth and change in today’s world.

There is growing recognition that data is indispensable for effective planning and decision-making in every sector. But the state of digital data in developing countries is far from satisfactory. In Asia, monitoring the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) remains a challenge due to a lack of accurate data.

Read more: https://thehimalayantimes.com/opinion/power-of-data-to-enhance-food-security/