Farmer-led Tools, Dashboard Development, and the Future of Farming
- Sustainable Development Goal :2 - Zero Hunger
- Gender Equality Marker :Gender Responsive (GE2)
- Testing Country :India, Kenya
- Testing Period :15 months
- Amount :$236,000
Coady International Institute at St. Francis Xavier University is testing tools with women farmers to identify capacity building needs, such as accessing new technologies, credit, infrastructure, markets, financial and business planning/management etc. The Institute is also testing a farmer-led indicator dashboard and exploring the opportunities and impacts of big data and future of farming at the smallholder farmer level in the Nyando Valley (Kenya) and in two districts of Gujarat State in India.