Sokoine University of agriculture in collaboration with a number of partners has developed Ushaurikilimo. 'Ushaurikilimo' is a Swahili word that stands for 'Agro-Advisory'.
'Ushaurikilimo.org' is an...
Practicing the principles for digital development
Thu, October 12, 2017 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM EAT
Hyatt Regency, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
The Principles for Digital...
Since September 2016, Tanzania's government deploys drones for land mapping in rural areas in order to stop frequent clashes between farmers and cattle herders over land and scarce water resources.
In rural areas of Tanzania, as well as in other remote parts of developing countries, “there is one communication technology that is being harnessed to deliver important agricultural knowledge: the...
The ICT revolution currently taking place involves many fields, including health and finance; as for the agricultural sector, there are many ongoing projects and initiatives that help farmers to be...
Drinking contaminated water is one of the main causes of diarrheal disease, the second leading cause of death in children under five years old, worldwide. A non-profit tech startup, mWater has...
FINANCIAL Sector Deepening Trust (FSDT), a non-governmental organization (NGO), implored mobile phone operators to support agriculture in the country through the innovation of useful applications....
Tanzanian journalists have been implored to write more about agriculture activities in the country, with a view of promoting the crucial sector which is the mainstay of the economy as well as...
Insufficient electricity coupled by crude application of the Information and Communication Technology (ICT) have been cited among the major hurdles to the development of the sector in most African...
ICT has specially become the buzzworld in recent years as the global economy has become more interlinked and thriving on the inmediate transmission of information from one location to another....