Platforms who change agriculture.

INTERNATIONAL PLATFORMS

 

   AGROECOLOGY KNOWLEDGE HUB

Agroecology Knowledge Hub is an FAO (Food & Agriculture Organization) platform that gathers knowledge on agroecology.
It provides technical assistance to nations and partners, as well as their national and local policies and programs. It also develops partnerships with universities and research institutes or collaborates with farmers' associations.

Find our more on : http://www.fao.org/agroecology/fr/

 

   FAMILY FARMING KNOWLEDGE HUB

Family Farming Knowledge Hub is also an FAO (Food & Agriculture Organization) platform gathering knowledge on family farming from all around the world.
It systematically integrates and organizes existing information to better inform and assist policy makers, family organizations, development specialists and the various stakeholders working directly on the field, at the local scale, by providing them the knowledge they need.

Find out more on : http://www.fao.org/family-farming/

 

 

    WOCAT

WOCAT Global SLM Database is a global database on Sustainable Land Management. (SLM)
It provides free access to the documentation of field-tested SLM data including SLM practices and maps from different places in the world and offers practitioners the opportunity to share their own SLM practice or map.
The objective of documenting and assessing SLM practices is to share and spread valuable knowledge in land management, support evidence-based decision-making and scale up identified good practices, thereby contributing to preventing and reducing land degradation and to restoring degraded land.

Find out more on : https://qcat.wocat.net/fr/wocat/

 

 

    URGENCI

It aims to bring together citizens, small farmers, consumers, activists and concerned political actors at global level, through an alternative economic approach called Local Solidarity-based Partnerships between producers and consumers.

The main objectives are :

  • Implement fair local food systems as a tool to restore local food sovereignty
  • Defend health through food and also to fight against many forms of malnutrition.
  • Promote civic responsibility in economic relations between farmers and consumers
  • Fight against climate change issues

Find out more on : https://urgenci.net/

 

   SmartAkis

May be defined as the « Smart Farming Platform ».
It aims to promote and disseminate solutions for digital agriculture.
Smart-AKIS is an European Network mainstreaming Smart Farming Technologies among the European farmer community and bridging the gap between practitioners and research on the identification and delivery of new Smart Farming solutions to fit the farmers’ needs.

Find out more on : https://www.smart-akis.com/

 

 

NATIONAL PLATFORMS

 

    AGRIFIND

This platform offers several services such as:

  • An alert system (Agrifind Alert)
  • An e-learning system on agricultural innovations
  • Advice to prepare Certiphyto

But also « Agrifind Connexion » presented as a gate of agricultural announcements to find the expert-farmer, the agronomist or the technician who can respond to his needs in order to connect farmers to each other and increase the value of their expertise.

Find out more on : https://www.agrifind.fr/

 

   OSAE

Osaé could be defined as an exchange platform on agroecology practices.
It aims to promote the skills  of innovative farmers in agroecology.
The website is based on real and diversified examples of farms and agroecological practices.
It also offers access to technical information illustrating in what conditions the practices were implemented.

Find out more on : https://osez-agroecologie.org/

 

   L'ATELIER PAYSAN

L’Atelier Paysan is a group of farmers and actors (employees or agricultural structures) gathered in a "cooperative society of collective interest".
The approach consists in a re-appropriation of the knowledge of farmers and empowerment in the field of agro-equipment adapted to organic farming.
With the aim of promoting inventions and good agricultural practices by making them accessible through the dissemination of didactic documents or even by offering training in self-construction.
The AP also supports farmers in their considerations on having agro-equipment adapted to practises in organic farming.

Find out more on : https://www.latelierpaysan.org/

 

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