| More
World Summit on the Information Society
WSIS Logo
UN Logo  ITU Logo  

 

 

 


  
 
 WSIS STOCKTAKING & PARTNERSHIPS : ACTIVITY DETAILS
 
Project ID: 1099505272
Entity: FAO (Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations)
website of the entity
Activity: AGRIS
website of the activity
 
Activity description: AGRIS is the international information system for the agricultural sciences and technology. It was created by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) in 1974, to facilitate information exchange and to bring together world literature dealing with all aspects of agriculture. AGRIS is a cooperative system in which participating countries input references to the literature produced within their boundaries and, in return, draw on the information provided by the other participants. To date, 240 national, international and intergovernmental centres participate.
Contact: Send a message to the contact for this activity
 
 Documents attached to this entry
 Attached documents are in language(s) in which they are submitted
 Title   Available languages and formats 
no documents available
 
Entity from: International
 
Geographical coverage of the activity: International
 
WSIS action lines related to this activity:
Theme 1. The role of governments and all stakeholders in the promotion of ICTs for development
Theme 2. Information and communication infrastructure
Theme 3. Access to information and knowledge
Theme 4. Capacity building
Theme 5. Building confidence and security in use of ICTs
Theme 7. ICT applications: benefits in all aspects of life
Theme 11. International and regional cooperation
Theme 12. Achieving WSIS targets (PoA, Section B)
Theme 13. Digital Solidarity Agenda (PoA, Section D)
Theme 15. Towards WSIS Phase 2 (Tunis) (PoA, Section F)
 
Related MDGs:
MDG 8. Develop a global partnership for development
 
Activity type: no information available, Information System
Time scale: Ongoing
Partners: The following is a sample of a vast array of partners working with FAO on AGRIS: Agricultural Libraries in Europa Chinese Accademy of Agricultural Science Cooperative Group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR) Indian Council for Agricultural Research Kasetsart University, Bangkok Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fishery in Japan National Agricultural Library (USA)

 

Top - Copyright ę WSIS 2014 All Rights Reserved - Logo Policy
Privacy Notice
Updated : Generated : 2014-07-23