Online Market Price Information

Details of the organization
Ministry of Agriculture
  • The organization has a strategy for coordinating WSIS Implementation at the national level: No
  • The organization has a national e-strategy: No

Information about the project
Online Market Price Information
The Department of Agricultural Marketing (DAM) under the Ministry of Agriculture has developed a website that gives information about daily prices of some crucial agricultural products in different markets. This helps farmers and local businessmen make more informed decisions about which markets to sell to. The Support to ICT Task Force is in the process of expanding the coverage of this service to more districts.
National implementation:
Ongoing from to 

WSIS information
* The role of governments and all stakeholders in the promotion of ICTs for development
* Access to information and knowledge
* ICT applications: benefits in all aspects of life
  • Programme
The project is being considered as contributing to the objectives of the ITU Connect the World initiative? No