ICT is another physical infrastructure which has a tremendous role to play in agriculture in respect of brdging the communications divide created by geographical barriers. India is a typical case....
Thursday, April 24, 2008 - 09:59
A recent article in Nature profiles the work of green revolution pioneer M. S. Swaminathan as he seeks to bring a new revolution to India's rural areas: A national movement to bring Internet and...
Thursday, April 17, 2008 - 10:46
Recently, the African Insect Science for Food and Health and the Biovision Foundation launched an Internet platform that will give farmers in East Africa free access to information on sustainable...
Thursday, April 17, 2008 - 10:35
Kenya: ICT Firm to Link Rural Population
The Kenya Data Networks will roll out a Sh210 million initiative geared to expanding its ICT reach.The project dubbed Digital Village Constituency Cluster...
Wednesday, April 2, 2008 - 16:42
Monday, March 31, 2008 - 16:18
The locally designed charging system is aimed at mostly helping people in villages, where there is no electricity, to have easy access to charging services. This is another innovation that has seen...
Thursday, March 27, 2008 - 13:05
While some companies are busy exploring other options for bringing wireless connectivity to rural areas, Intel's apparently been hard at work pushing plain old WiFi as far as they're able to, and...
Wednesday, March 19, 2008 - 11:33
For the first time in Bangladesh a national workshop on Community Radio Awareness was held on 02-04 March 2008 at Bangladesh Open University (BOU) campus jointly arranged by Bangladesh NGOs Network...
Wednesday, March 12, 2008 - 13:01
An increased interest has been recently witnessed in the area of learning resources for agriculture and rural development. Discussions among key stakeholders (like the Food & Agriculture...
Tuesday, March 11, 2008 - 10:31
Infosys Technologies has partnered with ACDI/VOCA, a non-profit organisation, for providing an application to improve efficiency of the country's agro supply chain. The application will minimise...
Wednesday, March 5, 2008 - 11:45