Dr Martin Parr
Professional Title: Other (please specify)
Other: Programme Manager, GODAN; Head of Open Data, CABI
Primary domain: Agriculture, International Development and Knowledge Policy
Organization name: GODAN
Organization type: Other (please specify) - obligatory
City / Country: Wallingford - United Kingdom
Responsible for implementing CABI’s participation in global agriculture and environment information access projects, such as GODAN, AGORA, GIASIP, FIELD and OSLO for the UNCCD and the CTA-led KFD portal; leading development of new CABI Compendia projects; development of mobile agri-advisory services; coordination of knowledge activities with DFID in the UK, including delivery of support and guidance in communication, project monitoring and evaluation, and impact reporting, knowledge management and development of the DFID evidence portal, r4d.dfid.gov.uk, Evidence on Demand for DFID CEIL PEAKS. Support to development of open access and open and linked data policy and strategy; executive management of systematic reviews and evidence studies for DFID, 3ie, USDA and Unilever; managing project staff, external consultants, and key account relationships with project partners.