Agriculture for primary schools

Lead Organisation EDUCONS
Type of Project Activity Development project with ICT4D component
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Brief Description The project involved the development of a series of interactive CD-ROM's on how to plant vegetables and fruits. The first 2 CD's -"planting tomatoes" and "planting taro leaves", have been distributed to schools in Suriname. The CD's contain general information about the crops, the whole process of winning seeds, planting, pest & disease management, harvesting, sales, for example, prices in high and low season and good recipes on what you can do pizza, ketchup, soup etc. The Multimedia CD's have text, narration, video, animation, pictures, background music, to inspire teachers and kids and others to start a garden at school or at home.
Contact name Reina Raveles
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Funding Agencies IICA
Target Beneficiaries Teachers and students in Suriname
Start Date 24-04-2006
End Date 24-04-2006
Project Budget NA
Current Status First phase complete
Countr(ies) Involved Suriname
Sector Agriculture
Description of ICT Components Preoduction of educational multimedia material
Millennium Development Goals 2. Education;7. Environmental sustainability
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