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dc.contributor.authorOkidi-Lating, Peter
dc.date.accessioned2022-01-20T09:44:37Z
dc.date.available2022-01-20T09:44:37Z
dc.date.issued2013
dc.identifier.citationOkidi-lating, P. (2013). Leveraging Mobile Platform Technology to Address the Information and Developmental Needs of Marginalized Communities in Uganda. International Journal of Computing & ICT Research, 7(1).en_US
dc.identifier.issn1818-1139
dc.identifier.urihttps://nru.uncst.go.ug/xmlui/handle/123456789/1340
dc.description.abstractThis paper describes the designing and deploying an information system that leverages mobile technology to address the information and developmental needs of dairy farmers in Western Uganda. Poverty is a multi-dimensional phenomenon that needs a number of theories and methodologies to solve. In this project, participatory theories and triple helix methodologies were used in managing the collaboration among multiple stakeholders. Agile methods of software systems development were used. The major outcome of the project is that iFARMs, an open source solution, was developed and deployed for use by rural dairy farmers in Western Uganda.en_US
dc.language.isoenen_US
dc.publisherInternational Journal of Computing & ICT Researchen_US
dc.subjectICT, Banking, Cashless Transaction, Nigeria, Economy, Mobile platform, Development, Rural, Uganda, Information Needs, Povertyen_US
dc.titleLeveraging Mobile Platform Technology to Address the Information and Developmental Needs of Marginalized Communities in Ugandaen_US
dc.typeArticleen_US


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