E-agriculture and using ICTs for communicating development

Welcome back to Part IV of our look at how in terms of development, ICTs have been transforming Africa! So far, we have looked at both the educational and medical sectors. And how they are undergoing dramatic development thanks to the proliferation of Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs). We’ve also …

Was Palu prepared?

If you have read my previous posts, you will have noticed that my focus was on the small island countries located on the Pacific Ring of Fire, which are affected by natural hazards on a regular basis. My posts so far has described the different innovative ways these countries have …

Jungle ICTs – how Greenpeace teamed up with the Ka’apor to save the Amazon

  One of the world’s greatest environmental tragedies is happening right before our eyes.  According to Greenpeace the destruction amounts to about six football pitches a minute. Mainly mining, agriculture and other economic activities causes the deforestation. However, Amazon native Indians teamed up with Greenpeace back in 2015 and with …