Knowing & Growing: ICT training for women organic farmers in the Caribbean

Lead Organisation Networked Intelligence for Development
Type of Project Activity Development project with ICT4D component
Project URL http://www.networkedintelligence.com/init.html
Brief Description A series of customised ICT training workshops for smallholder organic women farmers in the Caribbean region, introducing an ICT platform to their environment-friendly farming, marketing activities and sustainable livelihoods. See also : http://old.stockholmchallenge.se/projectdata.asp?id=1&projectid=590 http://www.digitalopportunity.org/article/view/127139/1/
Contact name Nidhi Tandon
Contact email
Contact Phone/Fax
Regular Postal Address
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Funding Agencies UNDP USAID IADB ICA
Target Beneficiaries Female farmers
Start Date 1-01-2006
End Date 25-01-2007
Project Budget NC
Current Status In progress
Countr(ies) Involved Regional
Sector Agriculture
Description of ICT Components This participatory workshop included comprehensive technical sessions, marketing strategies for organic farmers, skills in Internet use and electronic networking and an introduction to the mechanisms of electronic commerce.
Millennium Development Goals 7. Environmental sustainability;3. Gender Equality;2. Education;1. Poverty Eradication
Project Document(s) Grenada Regional Workshop Report 2006.pdf




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