©FAO/SWALIM,Goats watering at a borehole in Mudug region, Central Somalia
FOCUS ON SOMALIA'S WATER SOURCES LIVEMAP
Somalia has a predominantly arid and semi-arid climate, and water demands for...
Mardi, Mai 23, 2017 - 16:14
In a recent article on Harvard Business Review, Ndubuisi Ekekwe explores how digital technology is poised at providing a solution to increase farm productivity in Africa.
In this article he reviews...
Vendredi, Mai 19, 2017 - 09:27
This introductory piece is part of a broader series of blogs that will look at the application of ICTs to the SDGs. The first blog introduces the SDGs and their conceptual framework and their...
Lundi, Mai 8, 2017 - 12:07
L’Organisation des Nations Unies pour l’alimentation et l’agriculture (FAO), le Centre Technique pour la coopération agricole et rurale (CTA) et la communauté de pratique e-Agriculture ont lancé un...
Mercredi, Mai 3, 2017 - 16:59
Following the forum on The Role of ICTs in Sustainable Crop Production Intensification (SCPI) of horticulture crop based system (mainly fruits, vegetables, roots and tubers) we caught up with...
Mardi, Mai 2, 2017 - 14:49
©FAO/Giulio Napolitano / FAO
FOCUS ON E-AGRICULTURE CAPACITY DEVELOPMENT ACTIVITIES
The use of ICTs in agriculture continues to grow although it is hard to keep pace with new technologies and...
Mardi, Mai 2, 2017 - 10:54
AGRIinsight is a UK-based company developing innovative technologies to be used in emerging markets. AGRIinsight has developed an online platform that has a powerful geo-visualisation interface,...
Mercredi, Avril 26, 2017 - 12:37
Preliminary results of a study shows that using drone technology could cut labour and costs spent in collecting data for maize breeding by at least 10%.
The SciDevNEt reported that The International...
Mardi, Avril 25, 2017 - 12:29
Les jeunes représentent une grande partie de la population rurale mais sont souvent au chômage ou en situation précaire malgré un secteur agricole en forte demande de main d’oeuvre. Ce paradoxe s'...
Mardi, Avril 25, 2017 - 10:13
In this blog,
The water sources worldwide are dwindling, the SDGs and the Paris agreement have an overaching policy guides on the use of water
FAO focuses on water in 3 main categories; information...
Lundi, Avril 24, 2017 - 11:25