Millions of underemployed skilled farmers and millions of hectares of underused arable land exhist all over the world, especially in developing countries. At the same time, the demand for high-...
Wednesday, July 5, 2017 - 12:33
The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) recently held on the 27th of June a seminar entitled, "Towards Inclusive Rural Communication Services: Contributing to Poverty...
Wednesday, July 5, 2017 - 11:33
Youth employment should be at the center of any strategy to face economic and demographic challenges in Africa, the Director-General of the UN Food and Agriculture Organization José Graziano da Silva...
Tuesday, July 4, 2017 - 11:10
EFITA is the European conference dedicated to the future use of ICT in the agri-food sector, bioresource and biomass sector. The 2017 conference, which is the 11th of the series is being held in...
Tuesday, July 4, 2017 - 10:33
Making Sustainable Agriculture a Future for Youth in Africa was the joint African Union and European Union Agriculture Ministers Conference held in Rome, at the Food and Agriculture Organization...
Monday, July 3, 2017 - 14:05
The second week of the e-forum discussion on ICTs and Open Data in Agriculture and Nutrition continued with participants sharing examples and case studies on open data in agriculture.
Monday, July 3, 2017 - 11:56
Four new videos on four different areas (mango seedlings, making soumbala from soya beans, sheep & goats, and pumpkins) have been posted on the platform www.accessagriculture.org. They are...
Friday, June 30, 2017 - 12:31
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...
Friday, June 30, 2017 - 10:29
Text taken from WSA
The WSA Young Innovators call is elidgible for projects that:
Are deveolped by young innovators under the age of 30
Offer digital solutions to any of the UN Sustainable...
Tuesday, June 27, 2017 - 12:39
Agribusiness TV, has been awarded the 2017 United Nations World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS) Project Prize in the “Media” category. Agribusiness TV is a web TV whose mission is to use...
Monday, June 26, 2017 - 11:54