CNBC Africa


How open data can boost agricultural productivity, improve food security in Africa

PUBLISHED: Tue, 11 Feb 2020 10:27:28 GMT

Agriculture in Africa is largely underdeveloped and this leads to food insecurity and high levels of malnutrition. But experts believe open data could be one the solutions that can overhaul the sector. Andre Laperrière, Executive Director of Global Open Data for Agriculture and Nutrition (GODAN) joins CNBC Africa for more.