The annual ICT4D Conferences have proven to be an invaluable opportunity for NGOs, private sector organizations, universities, governmental agencies and foundations to share their experience in using ICT to increase the impact of development programs and to learn from each other.  In 2016, 715 individuals from 76 countries and 301 private sector and public sector and civil society explored the ways to harness the full power of digital solutions to achieve the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals.  Our thanks to Accenture, Catholic Relief Services, Esri, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, iMerit Technology Services, Inmarsat, IS Solutions, Making All Voices Count, Mercy Corps, Microsoft, NetHope, Oxfam, Pandexio, Qualcom Wireless Reach, RTI International, SimbaNet and World Vision for making that possible.

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Wednesday, May 18 • 11:50 - 12:50
Reaching the Rural Unconnected FULL

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Farmer to Farmer videos in local languages distributed in places without electricity, internet or even mobile signal. Access Agriculture shows what is possible with suitable off-line technology. This is a very practical demonstration of the Smart Projector loaded with Access Agriculture videos.


Francis Chepyegon

ICT Manager, Access Agriculture
Francis has been part of Access Agriculture since it was founded 3.5 years ago.  He has assisted at the main training weeks for production of “farmer to farmer” style videos in local languages.  Previously with Heifer International, Francis has overseen the inputting of material... Read More →

Wednesday May 18, 2016 11:50 - 12:50 EAT
Jambo Conference Centre E