From Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Denmark, Embassy of Denmark, Hanoi -The International Agriculture Trade Fair in Hanoi, AgroViet 2010, was held from the 11th-14th November 2010. Here a Danish supported new internet portal was launched in order to improve the working and living conditions for farmers in Vietnam.
The new internet portal (www.nongthuong.com.vn
) is the outcome of a partnership between the government’s Agricultural Trade Promotion Centre (Agritrade), the Vietnamese ICT company SmartOSC Corp. and Danish ICT company AI design ApS.
The portal is the outcome of the Vietnamese-Danish partnership, which have been supported by the Innovative Partnership for Development Programme (IPD). The IPD is part of Danida’s development assistance in Vietnam, where support is granted for innovative partnerships that focus on improving the living conditions for the poor and exposed groups in society. The e-portal and the project aims to improve the working and living conditions for all farmers in Vietnam by enabling new opportunities and tools for farmers and enterprises to promote and sell their products, gain access to vital information, and communicate online.