CEPAL-. The international seminar "Use of information and communications technologies in agriculture" was held in La Paz on December 11 and 12 of 2012. Organized by ECLAC @LIS2, the Bolivian Ministry...
The Santa Cruz Department (Bolivia) provides reliable and timely market price information, as well as technical farming information, through an Information and Communication agricultural system. ...
Caroline Figueres, IICD's managing director, stated that the use of ICT's like mobile phones and computers can connect farmers and increase their income.
She commented that ICTs are crucial to make...
In Tiraque, a region in the mountains of central Bolivia, Water For People is building a water system and latrines for the community of farmers that live in that area.
FLOW (Field Level Operations...
In Kayarani, a small rural village in Bolivia, most of the population is made up of subsistence farmers with limited access to water and technology. Recognizing this problem, the NGO Water for People...
Sources: iicd.org and akvo.org
In Bolivia, it is common for farmers to sell their products at lower prices than they could because they lack the knowledge of market prices. With this new...
The project proposes the use of ICTs to support the exchange of successful experiences related to ecological agriculture and the sustainable use of natural resources among farmer communities. ICT are...