August 31-September 21, 2021
Rapid expansion of access to cell phones, and especially smartphones, has opened up a world of business opportunities, especially in developing countries. Within agriculture, ICT applications can link producers with input providers (including extension and advisory services) and also link producers with marketing chain actors. There are numerous examples of applications of ICT to entrepreneurship especially in the gig economy. These applications are especially suitable to engage youth entrepreneurs.
- Session 1: Innovations in Extension and Advisory Services – August 31, 2021
- Session 2: Building Smallholder Resilience Through ICT – September 14, 2021
- Session 3: Using ICT to Promote Connections Within Agricultural Systems– September 21, 2021