The Resource Improving agricultural knowledge and innovation systems : OECD conference proceedings, (electronic resource)

Improving agricultural knowledge and innovation systems : OECD conference proceedings, (electronic resource)

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Improving agricultural knowledge and innovation systems : OECD conference proceedings
Title
Improving agricultural knowledge and innovation systems
Title remainder
OECD conference proceedings
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This conference proceedings from the OECD Conference on Agricultural Knowledge Systems (AKS), held in Paris, on 15-17 June 2011, discusses a large range of experiences and approaches to AKS explores how to foster development and adoption of innovation to meet global food security and climate change challenges. The conference considered developments in institutional frameworks, public and private roles and partnerships, regulatory frameworks conducive to innovation, the adoption of innovations and technology transfers, and the responsiveness of AKS to broader policy objectives
Additional physical form
Also available in print
Cataloging source
OCoLC
Dewey number
640.7
Government publication
international or intergovernmental publication
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Improving agricultural knowledge and innovation systems : OECD conference proceedings, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
This conference proceedings from the OECD Conference on Agricultural Knowledge Systems (AKS), held in Paris, on 15-17 June 2011
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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  • net
Color
multicolored
Contents
Foreword and Acknowledgements -- Acronyms -- Executive summary -- Global and US trends in agricultural R&D in a global food security setting -- Agricultural Knowledge and Innovation Systems in transition -- Australia's approach to rural research, development and extension -- China's agricultural innovation system -- Agricultural R&D in Africa -- Responses to new agricultural challenges -- Perspectives from the UK foresight global food and farming futures programme -- Experiences with CGIAR reorganisation -- Institutional Agricultural Knowledge System reforms in New Zealand and international networks -- Innovative institutional approaches for Agricultural Knowledge System management in India -- Raising awareness of agricultural knowledge and information system in Spain -- Responses of the French Agricultural Knowledge System to new agricultural challenges -- Intellectual property rights and the role of public and levy-funded research -- The role of business in working with government to develop Agricultural Knowledge Systems for global challenges -- Partnerships in agricultural innovation -- The role of innovation brokers in the agricultural innovation system -- The European Union system for health and consumer protection -- The United States approach for fostering new biological technologies and ensuring their safety -- Breeding business -- Public-private partnerships -- A rainbow revolution and participatory plant breeding -- A Farmer's experience with biotech crops in South Africa -- Latin America: Public agricultural advisory services -- The Brazilian Agricultural Research for Development (ARD) System -- Facilitating adoption and technology transfers -- Final round table -- Summary of some key issues raised and implications for the policy agenda in OECD countries -- Implications for OECD work -- Agenda of the OECD Conference on Agricultural Knowledge Systems
Control code
000050042878
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unknown
Isbn
9789264167445
Other physical details
1 online resource (ill
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.b30150139
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)778389265
  • oecd9264167439
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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