GIS and Remote Sensing for agricultural resource management Course
17th – 21st July 2017
Indepth Research Training Centre, Nairobi, Kenya
For optimum utilization of...
Date: 30th of June – 3.30 PM CEST – 7PM IST
Topic: Nano Ganesh is a mobile-based remote controller for water pumps. This innovation features an electronic hardware based remote control system,...
How Mobile Phones changed water irrigation in India - Remote Control of Water Pumps with Mobile Phones - the experience of Nano Ganesh
When: 30th of June – 3.30 PM CEST – 7PM IST
Topic: Nano Ganesh...
GFAR Webinar: “Farm Radio, Community Radio and Participatory Radio”
Tuesday June 13th 2017 – at 14:00 Rome time
This GFAR webinar is focused on farm radio, community radio and...
Agricultural work in mountainous areas such as grass cutting is done manually. Because of the many slopes it is difficult to introduce a robot. At the same time, there is a huge labour shortage in...
Literacy Bridge was founded in 2007 to improve livelihoods through comprehensive programs that provide access to locally relevant knowledge. Its ‘Talking Book’ is a simple and low-cost audio-based...
M-Pesa (M is for mobile, “pesa” is Swahili for “money”) was launched by Safaricom, Vodafone’s Kenyan associate, on March 6, 2007. The service is designed to safely send receive and store money via a...
Eradicating hunger is a global goal enshrined in the Sustainable Development Goals
ICTs poised to help achieve SDGs and specifically SDG 2 on ending hunger
ShareTheMeal an example of mobile app that...
There are about 500 million small-scale farmers on Earth, and most of them live on less than $1 a day. They’re often separated from larger population centers, or lack the means to educate themselves...
Ecosia is a search engine that plants trees each time you search for something. The Bing-powered search engine earns about half a Euro cent with each search and spends 28 cents to plant a tree. So to...