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FAO geopolitical ontology

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The FAO geopolitical ontology provides a master reference for geopolitical information, as it manages names in multiple languages (English, French, Spanish, Arabic, Chinese, Russian and Italian); maps standard coding systems (UN, ISO, FAOSTAT, AGROVOC, DBPedia, etc); provides relations among territories (land borders, group membership, etc); and

tracks historical changes.

The ontology contains

*number of triples : 22495 triples

*links to other data sets: 195 links to DBPEDIA

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) leads international efforts to defeat hunger and serves as a knowledge network.

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agINFRA The RING is part of the agINFRA project EC 7th framework program INFRA-2011-1.2.2 - Grant agr. no: 283770