What has ICTs to do with climate change? Malcolm Johnson the International Telecommunications Union (ITU) Deputy Secretary General, answers this question in the published news items coinciding with...
Friday, November 17, 2017 - 15:14
As the curtain comes down at COP23 in Bonn, Germany we await take-aways that could impact on farmers. What climate smart solutions really work for farmers?
The publication ‘Climate Solutions that...
Friday, November 17, 2017 - 13:39
The historical developmental path runs from the agricultural to the industrial revolution. When it comes to Africa, the question raised is Run or walk first? In essence, will technology leap frog...
Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 16:35
The latest edition of SPORE magazine focuses on COP23, however it has an article focusing on precision agriculture entitled, ‘Precision agriculture: A smart farming approach to agriculture’.
Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 12:00
In a recent editorial of the Journal of Information Technology, states that ICT4D research is faced with increasing and rapidly changing technologies. This demands a “more acute sense of where...
Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 15:58
The International Telecommunications Union (ITU) has released the "Measuring the Information Society Report 2017". This report was launched during the World Telecommunication/ICT Indicators Symposium...
Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 12:28
A recent article looks at the technology and how it has and still will make an agricultural revolution in the future. This article is published by nature outlook; and postulates that a technological...
Tuesday, November 14, 2017 - 10:41
The regional forum on e-agriculture for Central and South-East Europe began on the 13th of November 2017. The forum is themed, “Precise and integrated response for sustainable farming and inclusive...
Monday, November 13, 2017 - 16:59
The CGIAR Research Program on Roots, Tubers and Bananas team won US$100,000 grant to refine a mobile application that uses artificial intelligence to diagnose crop diseases.
This new app will...
Monday, November 13, 2017 - 15:36
Join us for our next e-Agriculture webinar on cross-sector partnerships in ICT4Ag with Mercy Corps presenting the ZFU Ecofarmer Combo.
When: Wednesday 6 December 2017 at 2 PM UTC
3 PM Central...
Monday, November 13, 2017 - 14:50