In Kenya, in the region of Turkana County, a severe drought is threatening people's livelihoods and livestock. Agricultural production is close to none as the rainy season going from March to June...
Webinar: Engaging African youth in agribusiness in a changing climate
Wed, Aug 30, 2017 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM CEST
This webinar is a culmination of a month long online discussion...
SatSure is a data analytics company which integrates satellite, weather, and IoT analytics with the agriculture sector in order to help farmer's financial security and crop insurance.
India is facing...
AACC' 17: International Conference of ICT For Adapting Agriculture To Climate Change
November 22-24, 2017
The International Conference of ICT for...
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...
Papua New Guinea's Department of Agriculture & Livestock (DAL), the Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations (FAO) and the International Telecommunications Union (ITU), among other...
According to the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO), agriculture sector accounts for more than half of total employment in sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia, and over 70 per cent in East African...
In a recent news article, it was reported the South-Western Kansas (U.S.A) is dealing with a significant amount of drought, with 65% of the state affected. Farmers are paying a high price for this...
In recent decades, it has been observed that there is a rapid change in climatic conditions which has resulted to several negative effects on human activities and development especially...
The United Nations Global Pulse has announced the two winners of the the Big Data Climate Challenge, an initiative aiming to bring forward data-driven evidence of the economic dimensions of climate...