2020 Inspire Challenge Finalist: Citizen-H2D3

2020 Inspire Challenge Finalist: Citizen-H2D3

Citizen-H2D3 | IITA, RAB Rwanda, The Alliance of Bioversity International and CIAT, CSIRO & University of California, Davis Citizen-H2D3 will use its multidisciplinary team of experts to develop a system that will leverage on principles of citizen science and easy-to-deploy…

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2020 Inspire Challenge Finalist: N-ALLyzer: From Nitrogen to ALL other nutrients

2020 Inspire Challenge Finalist: N-ALLyzer: From Nitrogen to ALL other nutrients

N-ALLyzer: From Nitrogen to ALL other nutrients | CIMMYT, IFDC & Optionline Brazil The N-ALLyzer app will assist farmers in making optimal economic decisions on fertilizer application rates, with minimal user input. Unlike the traditional nutrient calculations, the app requires…

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2020 Inspire Challenge Finalist: Rapid field detection of hazards in aquatic foods

2020 Inspire Challenge Finalist: Rapid field detection of hazards in aquatic foods

Rapid field detection of hazards in aquatic foods| WorldFish & ZenSpectra The project proposes a portable, user-friendly point-and-shoot near infrared (NIR) device for rapid field screening of key aquatic food contaminants. The devices would be deployed to remote areas for…

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2020 Inspire Challenge finalist: Big data in resilience of rangeland communities

2020 Inspire Challenge finalist: Big data in resilience of rangeland communities

Big data in resilience of rangeland communities | ILRI, ICRAF & ICARDA This project aims to establish the first-ever global data platform, which will consolidate data on rangelands, including rangelands health, change, risks and opportunities for restoration from existing sources…

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2020 Inspire Challenge Finalist: “Hola Talia” Boosting extension service through AI

2020 Inspire Challenge Finalist: “Hola Talia” Boosting extension service through AI

“Hola Talia” Boosting extension service through AI | The Alliance for Bioversity International and CIAT & Tecnologico de Costa Rica The project aims to create TALIA (Tu agrónoma/o lista/o con inteligencia artificial), the first agricultural advisory hotline operated entirely by…

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2020 Inspire Challenge Finalist: The ClimaCell Locust Project

2020 Inspire Challenge Finalist: The ClimaCell Locust Project

The ClimaCell Locust Project | ICARDA, ClimaCell, Kenarava Group, NOAA & NCAR ClimaCell seeks to contribute to the locust crisis with an innovative, 360-degree locust monitoring tool. Leveraging ClimaCell.co’s weather intelligence engine, the tool will share early warnings, increasing countries’…

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2020 Inspire Challenge Finalist: Smart storage centres for smallholder farmers

2020 Inspire Challenge Finalist: Smart storage centres for smallholder farmers

Smart storage centres for smallholder farmers | CIMMYT, 10Agrow, Agri-Wallet, EAGC & SNV The project proposes to develop a scalable and cost-effective smart hermetic bin by integrating a digital layer. A prototype is ready, which will allow farmer communities to…

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2020 Inspire Challenge Finalist: FarmPhone for Sustaining Incomes & Market Access | ICARDA

2020 Inspire Challenge Finalist: FarmPhone for Sustaining Incomes & Market Access | ICARDA

ICARDA- Magasool & Gram Vaani FarmPhone, is a smart IVRS-based, 24×7, vernacular, interactive platform that will bring together producers, agricultural laborers, primary processors for grains and pulses, traders and bulk procurers, resident associations, and transporters, and enable transparent and connected…

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A glimpse of Digital Dynamism for Adaptive Food Systems across CGIAR: IITA

A glimpse of Digital Dynamism for Adaptive Food Systems across CGIAR: IITA

This video provides a clear overview of how IITA is harnessing integrated digital tools to accelerate agricultural transformation in Sub-Saharan Africa.

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