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ICT Update Issue no. 74: ICT4Ag: setting the scene pre-conference issue

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This issue of ICT Update is completely devoted to the ICT4Ag conference being held between 4–8 November 2013 in Kigali, Rwanda. The conference hopes to be a milestone in promoting the application of ICTs in the agricultural sector with particular emphasis on inclusive value chains, enabling policies and advancing innovation.

In this issue:

Guest editor Michael Hailu - Digital springboard for inclusive agriculture

Conference stream 1: Emerging innovations

Emerging innovations in ICTs, David Rurangirwa and Benjamin Kwasi Addom
Selected submissions
Q&A: IMobile money revolution, Lee H. Babcock
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Conference stream 2: Capacity strengthening

Capacity strengthening and stakeholder empowerment, Saskia Harmsen and Esperance Mukarugwiza
Selected submissions
Q&A: Women’s access to ICTs, Dorothy Okello
Plug & play

Conference stream 3: Enabling environments

Creating an enabling environment, Ifidon Ohiomoba
Selected submissions
Q&A: Broadband strategies, Eric White
Plug & play

You can read the whole issue of ICT Update online here, or download the PDF version here.