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Prerequisites to digitising the agricultural last mile

July 6, 2018 | mAgri | GSMA

The digitisation of agricultural value chains is an emerging opportunity in developing countries. Mobile-based enterprise solutions for the agricultural last mile might include mobile money payments to help agribusinesses digitise the procurement of crops from smallholder farmers, agricultural advisory via … Read more

Webinar – How mobile operators can support improved transparency in agri value chains

April 19, 2018 | mAgri | Global | GSMA

Watch the latest knowledge-sharing webinar from the GSMA mAgri programme as we explore how value chain and agribusinesses selection impact the implementation of last mile agricultural digitisation services for MNOs The webinar addresses the following questions: Which value chains are … Read more

Opportunities in agricultural value chain digitisation: Learnings from Ghana

January 15, 2018 | mAgri | Mobile Money | Sub-Saharan Africa | Ghana | GSMA

The deployment of digital solutions in the so-called last mile of agricultural value chains allows agribusinesses to address a range of business challenges and maximise operational efficiencies and real-time visibility in the supply chain while promoting farmer loyalty. Farmers benefit … Read more

Opportunities in agricultural value chain digitisation: Learnings from Côte d’Ivoire

October 30, 2017 | mAgri | Mobile Money | Cote d'Ivoire | GSMA

Use of digital tools in the last mile of agricultural value chains allows agribusinesses to optimise procurement and business performance and promotes smallholder farmers’ financial inclusion, empowerment through transaction transparency and better agricultural practices. This document presents four case studies … Read more

Webinar – Opportunities in digitising agricultural value chains: Our learnings so far

October 13, 2017 | mAgri | Global | GSMA

The GSMA mAgri programme hosted a webinar to present the opportunity in agricultural value chain digitisation in developing countries. The webinar focused on the agricultural last mile, specifically the web of relationships and transactions between buyers and sellers of crops. … Read more

Opportunities in agricultural value chain digitisation: Learnings from Uganda

September 12, 2017 | mAgri | Sub-Saharan Africa | Uganda | GSMA

Mobile technology can drive efficiencies in the so-called agricultural last mile for agribusinesses and help smallholder farmers, who account for a majority (at least 70 percent) of the food production worldwide, achieve financial inclusion. Drawing lessons from Uganda, a country … Read more