One of the most innovative projects being conducted by the Agrifood Research Finland (MTT) in southern Finland is the use of GPS inclusive mobile phones and SMS messaging to assist in pest forecast...
Monday, December 17, 2007 - 09:48
Spatial Data Infrastructure — Africa (SDI-Africa) is a free, electronic newsletter for people interested in GIS, remote sensing, and data management issues in Africa. The November 2007 issue is now...
Wednesday, December 12, 2007 - 09:20
Friday, November 30, 2007 - 22:22
Telecentre.org has released a very complete booklet focusing on telecenters and community-based access to information technologies. This book provides a quick glimpse into the lives of a few of the...
Monday, November 26, 2007 - 23:49
Book written and published by ITAC (Information Technology Applications Center):
This is an effort to share experience from a large number of existing telecenter programs, to those seeking to start...
Thursday, November 22, 2007 - 11:55
With significant public-private partnership investment, the government of Chile has announced that it will subsidize rural access (US$80 million) to telecommunications services and connectivity for...
Tuesday, November 20, 2007 - 13:12
Center for Research on Sustainable Agriculture and Rural Development. Developed with the support of the IDRC, Canada
M S Swaminathan Research Foundation is a non-profit research organization and...
Thursday, November 15, 2007 - 10:40
30 October 2007 – As a two-day summit on improving Africa’s information technology infrastructure wrapped up today in Rwanda, the head of the United Nations telecommunications agency reminded...
Tuesday, November 6, 2007 - 10:17
Since the "Green Revolution", world food production has grown at a dizzy pace. Yet hunger continues to spread throughout the globe, chiefly in the countryside, as small farmers are increasingly...
Monday, November 5, 2007 - 12:31
Kevoy Community Development Institute launched its
Farm Management Training Programme at the 7th Annual Caribbean Week of Agriculture in St Ann Jamaica.
The programme will see Jamaican rural...
Tuesday, October 23, 2007 - 16:03