Heifer International Peru is an organization that seeks to work with communities in Peru to alleviate poverty and care for the environment. Together with IICD they agreed to help Peruvian farmers...
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...
The International Institute for Communication and Development (IICD) has developed 35 projects over the past five years as part of their programme to promote socio-economic development through the...
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Coders4Africa is a non-profit organization with a mission to build ICT capacity in Africa and to develop applications and innovative solutions that respond to African issues and opportunities.
e-Agricuture Lead Facilitator Michael Riggs had the opportunity to speak with Ahmed M. M. Eisa, Chairman of the Gedaref Digital City Organisation (GDCO), Sudan, at the ICTD 2010 Conference held in...
East Africa faces one of the worst droughts in recent history. It is estimated that five million people face hunger in Kenya alone. The war torn Somalia is the most affected. In addition, food...
Online discussion forums: feedback from a young facilitator
I wish to illustrate the introductory blog by Marina Cherbonnier on information sharing and networking as opportunities to strengthen...
Authors: Philip Edge, Stephen Rudgard, Ajit Maru, Enrica Porcari
Abstract: Information and communication technologies (ICTs) have transformed the ways in which information and knowledge arising from...
El rol de las TIC en aumentar el atractivo de la agricultura para los jóvenes
La falta de atractivo de la agricultura
Hoy en día, a la hora de elegir su campo de estudio, la mayoría de jóvenes...