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The GFSP Demonstrator

As you may already know, Agro-Know is a member of the the Global Food Safety Partnership (GFSP) and has developed an Open Source Platform for meeting the needs of the Food Safety Capacity Building community – called the GFSP Demonstrator. The demonstrator provides access to quality capacity building resources (such as training courses, research resources and OER) on various food safety topics from various content providers, including the Food & Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (UN FAO), the Food Safety Knowledge Network (FSKN), the Joint Institute for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition (JIFSAN) and the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), one of the 15 CGIAR Research Centers.… Click to read the full post

Visiting the Joint Institute for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition (JIFSAN)

The GFSP discovery service demonstrator that we customised for JIFSAN. It looks and feels like the JIFSAN web site and could be integrated into it, while being powered by the GFSP backbone. Only a sample of data has been populated but you can get a feeling yourself: greenlearningnetwork.com/jifsan/
As part of my Washington visit meeting in July’14, I also had the opportunity to meet with one of the great people that we have the pleasure to work with in the context of the Global Food Safety Partnership (GFSP).On July 8th, I arranged a visit to the Joint Institute for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition (JIFSAN), to meet in person the Lab Manager Janie Dubois. Janie is one of the people that volunteered to serve as a case study for the analysis that the Knowledge and Learning Systems WG of the GFSP is doing on food safety information related data.
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