Implementing organisation Kilimo Trust + Rikolto
Period of implementation 06/2019 – 06/2021
Digital tools Mobile App
Country Tanzania
Sector Agriculture
Budget 350.000 €
Contribution to the SDGs 2, 8, 13

 

What is the project aiming to achieve?

The project aims (i) to strengthen farmers’ rice-related climate change mitigation practices, (ii) to support farmers in their adaptation to climate change and (iii) to sustainably increase smallholder rice farmers’ agricultural productivity and income by scaling-up digital knowledge and information services in combination with the Sustainable Rice Platform standard to smallholder farmers in Iringa region.

Digital component

The digital solution focuses on data collection, analysis, processing and information dissemination. It exists of two main components: the Know Your Plot application and the Spatiotemporal Agriculture Framework.

The Know Your Plot application is a mobile application used for data collection purposes. The Spatiotemporal Agriculture Framework is a web based platform to process and store data, and to disseminate information.