Young Voices

Dispatches from the Consom’Acteurs film festival

The first Consom’Acteurs film festival turned food and agriculture into popular topics of discussion among young people in Burkina Faso.  

Q&A

Sustainable and scalable business models

Michael Elliott discusses different business models that can lead to success in the long term.  

Guest Editor

More than mobile

Cross-channel partnerships in ICT4Ag projects will deliver greater impact   

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Video-based learning for rural communities

Rikin Gandhi and Aishwarya Pillai explain how video-based learning can encourage communities to be co-creators of knowledge and not just passive recipients.  

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The web: a thing of the past, or here to stay?

Is the web an indispensable tool or an indispensable tool for the future of ICT4Ag?  

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The creativity and passion of the private sector

The agricultural sector can make good use of the private sector’s creativity and passion.   

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Government-supported e-extension

Grace Agili and Stephen Rono discuss the public sector’s efforts to introduce e-extension at the county level in Kenya.

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The role of academic institutions

Academic institutions play a key role in addressing the challenges facing the agricultural  

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