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Spatial database of the world’s rice production developed

to address research and policy questions on food security

Rice is an important food source for a majority of the world population. Worldwide, on average around 60 kilograms of rice is consumed per year per person. Researchers from all over the world, including from the ITC Faculty of the University of Twente, have developed the RiceAtlas: a spatial database that answers key questions like where, when and how much rice is grown globally. The database has just been made publicly available.

Spatial database of the world’s rice production developed more

February 2016

  1. 26 02 2016 Marina van Damme Scholarship 2016
  2. 22 02 2016 “Participatory models can induce change and action”
  3. 16 02 2016 University of Twente starts two capacity development projects in Africa
  4. 09 02 2016 Netherlands Fellowship Programme (NFP) scholarship deadline approaches
  5. 06 02 2016 ILWIS 4 coming up: sneak preview
  6. 02 02 2016 ITC researchers participate in GlobWetland Africa Project
  7. 02 02 2016 Workshop of the TIGER Initiative - Looking After Water For Sustainable Development in Africa
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