ICT Update Magazine - Special issue on drones for agriculture

Posted: Tuesday, 8 December 2015

CTA's ICT Update magazine is looking for articles for its forthcoming issue, which will focus on civilian drones (also known as Unmanned Aerial Vehicles, UAVs) and how they can be used to support farming, fisheries, livestock and natural resource management. CTA would like to hear from anyone who has used or is using drone technology to carry out projects and initiatives involving the above-menti ...

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Samoa Participatory mapping team receives a sustainability award

Posted: Tuesday, 3 November 2015

On 25 September 2015 the Forestry Division of the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment of Samoa (MNRE) received a Public Service Innovation and Excellence Award in the Environmental Friendly/Sustainable Development Initiative team category for the successful implementation of the Integration of Climate Change Risk and resilience into Forestry management in Samoa (ICCRIFS) Project. The IC ...

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Participatory 3D modelling in Madagascar: a major first

Posted: Wednesday, 25 March 2015

The narration of the local co-facilitators was first published on 25 March 2015 and updated on 19 May 2015 with an opinion piece by an observer invited by the Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (CTA) from the Democratic Republic of Congo. A process to be replicated in the Democratic Republic of Congo Written by Dominique Bikaba, Strong Roots Congo  Participatory three-dimen ...

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