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The Use of ICT in Agriculture: The Manobi Experience

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Target Audience: 
World Bank Staff
Hosting Organization: 
Manobi Corporation
Name of Contributor: 
Dr. Daniel Annerose, CEO and Founder

Dr. Annerose, founder and president of the Board of Manobi Development Foundation and member of the Senegalese Academy of Sciences and Technology, explained Manobi's experience in value-added services for farmers and rural producers in Africa.  Used by thousands of smallholder farmers to negotiate fairer prices at the farm gate, the system functions as a service platform that meets the needs of the players in the agriculture sector, from production through to market, to efficient delivery logistics.  The Mobile-2-Web app. serves to coordinate and provide good logistics for the entire value chain.