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Is the Internet of Things the future of farming?

In ACP countries, the use of smart ‘connected’ devices in agriculture is still at an experimental stage. Yet new projects are emerging, and global trends show how this new technology offers vital development opportunities.

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Agriculture - a promising market for the diaspora

Over the last decade, remittance flows from diaspora communities to their countries of origin have been steadily increasing. With government support and agriculture-friendly legislation, agriculture could benefit from this substantial source of funding and expertise.

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Blockchain's disruptive potential in ACP value chains

In recent years, new digital technologies such as blockchain have emerged, providing exciting opportunities for improving the ease of doing business in the agricultural sector of ACP countries.

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Hillside terraced farms increase productivity in Rwanda

In the remote hilly regions of rural Rwanda, the development of terraced farms is providing employment opportunities for local communities whilst increasing the diversity of crop production.

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Climate-proofing communities in Mozambique and Rwanda

In drought and flood-prone communities in Mozambique and Rwanda, low carbon initiatives are introducing renewable solar-powered irrigation systems to reduce the use of fossil fuels and increase climate resilience.

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Agribusinesses that can effectively link farmers to national, regional and international markets will contribute to poverty alleviation, export-led growth, food import substitution, enhanced food security and job creation.

The additional investment in agriculture by private sector and public sector alike signals a renewed recognition that agriculture is a potent driver of economic growth and poverty reduction.

Building on the work done to enhance regional trade and develop value chains, CTA is well placed to support the development of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).

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Call for Proposals for a Grant: ICT-Enabled Mechanisation in Africa

This is a call to explore and implement initiatives supportive of the effective use of digital technologies for agricultural transformation in Africa.

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Online platform improves the livelihood of small farmers in Ghana


Finance Assistant


For farming fortune, dial mAgri

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Call for Proposals for a Grant: ICT-Enabled Mechanisation in Africa

This is a call to explore and implement initiatives supportive of the effective use of digital technologies for agricultural transformation in Africa.

Read More

Online platform improves the livelihood of small farmers in Ghana


Finance Assistant


For farming fortune, dial mAgri

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Call for Proposals for a Grant: ICT-Enabled Mechanisation in Africa

This is a call to explore and implement initiatives supportive of the effective use of digital technologies for agricultural transformation in Africa.

Read More

Online platform improves the livelihood of small farmers in Ghana


Finance Assistant


For farming fortune, dial mAgri