‘The job of developing rural ICT policy in Africa is too important, too urgent and too big to be left to governments.’ Edmund Katiti, NEPAD e-Africa Programme.
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FEATURED TECHNOLOGY: Telephony
Profits from fair trade products made by women in rural Swaziland go back to the communities to support food security initiatives and some very innovative small-b......
A group of software experts, technical specialists and telecommunications entrepreneurs in South Africa is working to develop an inexpensive system to provide rur......
The war in northern Uganda has driven thousands of people from their homes to live in camps. Now, after a lot of trial an error, BOSCO Uganda has brought the int......
By making market information available on the internet, local radio and mobile phones, a network of village information centres has helped to improve farmers’ inc......
FEATURED Theme: Issue no. 64 - Value chains
A multi-purpose ICT centre in Nigeria connects farmers and researchers ...
Radio and web 2.0 tools connect Caribbean farmers and agribusinesses ...
Mobile apps give a boost to the Trinidad and Tobago fish market. ...
Sibiri Sawadogo is a farmer in Burkina Faso. Over the past few years, using very simple farming techniques, he has managed to fight desertification by ‘re-green.....
- Building resilience for family farming
- Linking farmers to markets
- Mobile finance - next stop for agriculture
- ICT4Ag: Making it happen - post-conference issue
- ICT4Ag: setting the scene - pre-conference issue
- e-agriculture strategies
- Open access & open data
- Small Islands
- Agricultural research and ICTs
- Crowdsourcing and engagement
- Women and ICTs
- ICT innovation
- A future for telecentres
- Youth and ICTs
- Value chains
- Adapting to climate change
- Extension & advice
- Market connections