Details of the organization
Bangladesh Institute of ICT in Development (BIID)
Business sector entities

Information about the project
Electronic Farmer
eKrishok is the service brand of agricultural extension service of Bangladesh Institute of ICT in Development (BIID). It offers ICT enabled extension services including extension information, marketing, business planning and business management services. It also offers smart learning facility for the farmers and small agro-businesses. The service is available over phone, online and mobile apps. Since 2009, the service is operational and recognized by relevant stakeholders as the most persistence service. This involved government, private sector and development agencies while developing & delivering the service.
National implementation: Bangladesh
Ongoing from 01/03/2009 to 31/03/2021
Department of Agricultural Extension (DAE) Bangladesh Seed Association (BSA) ACI Limited Katalyst Oxfam BD

WSIS information
      * E-agriculture
  • Goal 1: End poverty in all its forms everywhere
  • Goal 2: End hunger, achieve food security and improved nutrition and promote sustainable agriculture
  • Goal 5: Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls
  • Programme