Cross-Forest, a project for harmonisation and promotion of open forest data
The Cross-Forest project combines two areas of great interest to Europe, as set out in the Green Deal. On the one hand, the care and protection of the environment - in particular our forests-. On the other hand, the promotion of an interoperable European...
The National Library of Spain launches a new version of its open data portal
The Spanish National Library (BNE) continues promoting the dissemination and reuse of its documentary collections. In addition to contributing to the preservation of Spanish cultural heritage, through the digitization and digital preservation of its...
Pubby and LODI, opening linked data to humans
An important part of the data which is published on the Semantic Web, where resources are identified by URIs, is stored within triple store databases. This data can only be accessed through SPARQL queries via a SPARQL endpoint. Moreover, the URIs used...
The land governance and the open movement: the Land Portal Foundation
High diplomacy traditionally plays a role in helping cultures and nations to dialogue with each other. But when it comes to strengthening the right to land, it is the local communities themselves that have to get involved. This is the vision of the...
The future of the open data and its multiple faces
If we analyze it with perspective, the concept of open data is not so revolutionary or novel in itself. On one hand, the philosophy of openness and/ or re-use on which open data are based had long been established between us before its formal definition...
AGROVOC: Thesaurus for the classification of agricultural knowledge
One of the major concerns of international organisations is the dispersion in the categorisation and indexation of the knowledge created in each of the component parts (such as agencies, units, departments, venues or programmes). This is because, for...
El Consorcio W3C define los datos enlazados (linked data) como la forma de vincular los distintos datos distribuidos en Internet del mismo modo que se interconectan los enlaces de las páginas web. De esta manera, se permite a los usuarios y máquinas...