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Youth employment should be at the center of any strategy to face economic and demographic challenges in Africa, the Director-General of the UN Food and Agriculture Organization José Graziano da Silva told a joint...

CGIAR launched the CGIAR Platform for Big Data in Agriculture, a new initiative that aims to convene researchers to use big data in order to help improve food security, resilience in the face climate change as well as encouraging rural development. 

Big data are immense stocks of...

FAO, along with several partners, is involved in the implementation of ICT initiatives in Africa The majority of family farmers in developing countries live rural areas and in most cases don't have access to technology and digital agricultural services. Through the use of ICTs, farmers have more...

Plantix is an app developed by Peat, a German-based AgTech startup, allowing users to send photos of sick plants through the app and get the cause of the illness. According to Simone Strey, CEO of Peat, up to 30% of crop yields are lost...

AMAN mobile app and web platform have been developed by FAO in close collaboration and coordination with Egypt Veterinary counterparts and ECTAD program as a communication tool for early warning, reporting, monitoring and awareness...

Farm Fresh is a Gambian social entreprise that helps market smallholder farmers’ local products through an e-commerce platform. It was established in 2014 and is the first online food store and delivery service in Gambia.

The platform markets and sells online fresh and locally grown...

The FAO in Emergencies app allows you to follow the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations top news and recent highlights covering response to disasters,...

Agrilyst is a web-based software platform that helps indoor farms manage their crops through data management in order to make better production decisions. The platform includes templates to help in the creation of seeding plans, which can also sync automatically with other worker's tasks for...

Realizing the potential of ICTs in developing countries' agriculture, the Agriculture and Rural Development Department (ARD) of the World Bank in collaboration with InfoDev (part of...

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