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Blockchain and ICT4D
Blockchain use cases in ICT4D
Opportunities for blockchain
In the past month within the ICT4D, blockchain is probably the most...
Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 12:25
The Palawija Forum article reports on the implementation of ICTs to support agriculture in Indonesia. Agriculture is a key sector which accounts for 31.7% the country’s labour-force.
Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - 16:14
Nano Ganesh (developed by the engineer Santosh Ostwal) is a device that uses mobile phones to remotely monitor and switch on irrigation pumps for watering crops. Nano Ganesh continues to be...
Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - 12:04
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Why do we need the digital principles?
What are these principles?
How have they been implemented?
The developmental world has seen an investment into platforms and...
Tuesday, January 16, 2018 - 11:31
Ethiopian herders have been provided the automated weather stations which are providing them with reliable climate information; armed with this information they can weigh up risks and make...
Tuesday, January 16, 2018 - 10:27
In 2015, many countries adopted the Paris Agreement and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, there by committing to a vision of a low- carbon, climate-resilient and sustainable future for all...
Monday, January 15, 2018 - 11:51
A recent study on blockchain for Food and Agriculture by GODAN partners TNO and Wageningen UR explored the use of blockchain technology (BCT). The study was conducted amidst the growth of bitcon and...
Monday, January 15, 2018 - 10:51
UNESCO and ITU have announced the ‘Mobile Learning Week 2018’ which is a flagship ICT in education conference. The event will be held from 26 to 30 March 2018 at UNESCO Headquarters in Paris.The...
Friday, January 12, 2018 - 16:24
Mitsubishi Corporation (MC) and Vegetalia, an ICT startup, have joined forces to provide solutions for the Japanese agricultural sector. This is an example where private sector investing in...
Thursday, January 11, 2018 - 14:19
If you have worked and lived on the farm you will agree that farm labour is one of the key inputs and cost center in the farming system. In most countries farm labour is controlled, that is their...
Thursday, January 11, 2018 - 10:20