Perspectives

Extending the reach of financial services

It is clear that so far the benefits of the ICT era have not been evenly shared. Many worry that the digital divide is unbridgeable, pointing out that rich countries are g...




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FEATURED TECHNOLOGY: GIS

Putting the Dominican Repub.....

A water user database is an important tool for the successful management of irrigation systems in many ACP countries. With up-to-date information about the locat.....

Small groups, large forests..

Farmers working with the TIST Program have been using handheld computers and portable GPS receivers since 1999 to collect data for carbon credit trading. ...

ICTs in Namibia’s communal.....

In Kasika conservancy, on the East Chobe floodplain in northeastern Namibia, local people are using GIS to produce detailed, coloured maps showing the locatio.....

Murky, murky waters..

The processes of economic liberalization have hit the poor of Senegal especially hard. In Dakar, unemployment of 25% has forced many city-dwellers to engage in s.....

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FEATURED Theme: Issue no. 77 - Linking farmers to markets

Unlocking the market ..

The use of mobile apps by smallholder farmers in Kenya has helped them to gain access to markets.  ...

Five ways of engaging the y.....

Young peoples’ affinity with ICTs and their ability to innovate is the key to moving mAgriculture forward.  ...

Improving sales strategies.....

N’Kalo is helping farmers improve their sales strategies and increasing their profits.  ...

Apps for small agri-busines.....

ICT applications are helping entrepreneurs in the Caribbean agricultural sector through every stage of the business cycle.  ...

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