Système d’information agricole de l’Afrique de l’Ouest

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ECOAGRIS mechanism

It is a national and regional data exchange and sharing platform, a virtual online storage and data sharing system that will synchronize files stored on different computers in an automated way. This mechanism is structured in two:
- The design of a software platform defined on the integration of the twelve (12) information subsystems below, for a regional database and seventeen (17) national databases.

1. The information System on Early Warning and Disaster Risk;
2. The information system on agricultural production;
3. The information system on agricultural markets;
4. The information system on livestock;
5. The information system on fisheries and aquaculture;
6. The information system on agricultural research results;
7. The information system on agro-hydro-meteorological data;
8. The information system on macroeconomic data;
9. The information system on agricultural input;
10. The information system on nutrition;
11. The information system on natural resources and climate change monitoring;
12. The information system on food stocks.

- The implementation of the ECOAGRIS National Framework (ENF) bringing together the different sectoral data providers in the seventeen (17) countries of the CILSS / ECOWAS region and the installation of a hardware platform composed of regional servers (ARC, ARAA and UEMOA); computer equipment (computers, printers and accessories) and their interconnection for the seventeen (17) countries of the CILSS / ECOWAS region.