30 November – 2 December 2020. Following the success of the previous two bi-yearly E-agriculture
Solutions Forum (Thailand 2016, China 2018), FAO and ITU are organizing this year virtual Digital Agriculture Solutions Forum under the theme: “Bridging the digital divide and bringing digital agricultural innovations to smallholders and small scale enterprises”.
The main objectives include:
- Building back better through sustainable digital interventions (or solutions) for agriculture and providing responses to on-going COVID crisis while targeting longer-term digital transformation of the agriculture sector.
- Transforming agriculture and supporting rural communities jobs, livelihoods and local economies through sustainable digital solutions.
- Sustaining digital solutions and promoting innovations by attracting investments and by bridging the digital divide and fostering rural agripreneurs.
- Showcasing successful solutions and identifying lessons learnt in the design, development and deployment of digital agriculture services and solutions and their broad-based access.