FAO, along with several partners, is involved in the implementation of ICT initiatives in Africa The majority of family farmers in developing countries live rural areas and in most cases don't have...
Harnessing Research and Innovation for FOOD 2030: A Science Policy Dialogue
16 October 2017
Brussels, EU Commission, CHARLEMAGNE building
This one day conference will...
Mdiet is an application designed for smartphones and tablets providing essential knowledge on the Mediterranean diet. What is the Mediterranean diet?, which kind of food does it include exactly?,...
Here below is reported an article about the decision of the Governement of Uganda to use Drones to enhance food security.
Gov't to use drones to enhance food security - By Gerald Tenywa, Added 2nd...
In order to tackle the changing context surrounding agriculture, farmers need a range of skills and knowledge - agricultural, financial and entrepreneurial. Therefore governments need to invest more...
Thomson Reuters published an in-depth report on " How will we fill 9 billion bowls by 2050?" The report raises the big issue of how the world will feed the 90 billion or more people predicted to be...
Mobile phones have reached some of the most remote parts of the globe. Their rapid spread offers opportunities to improve the lives of small-scale farmers across the developing world. Indeed,...
The Confederation of Open Access Repositories (COAR), the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA) and the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United...
The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) has opened a call for experiences on ICT4Ag projects focusing on Youth.
The selected experiences will feed into the event on Youth ...
The Asia-Africa AgriBusiness Forum took place in New Delhi, India, from February 4th to 6th, 2014. It is an international meeting aimed at strengthening cooperation and forging new partnerships in...