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ICT and Ag Profile: Manobi

Organization(s): 
AED
Institutional Sponsor: 
United States Agency for International Development
Publication date: 
Wednesday, December 1, 2010

This profile discusses mobile data services operator Manobi which has has developed a range of mobile and web-based applications focused on improving weaknesses in value chains. Under USAID’s Fostering Agriculture Competitiveness Employing Information Communication Technologies (FACET) project under the Financial Integration, Economic Leveraging, Broad-Based Dissemination and Support Leaders with Associates award (FIELD-Support LWA), this profile focuses on Market Information System and Supply Chain technology.

The FACET project aims to help USAID missions and their implementing partners in sub-Saharan Africa use information and communications technology in sustainable and scalable approaches to improve the impact of their agriculture related development projects.