To fulfill its potential, e-agriculture
obviously needs to clear a few hurdles, namely the lack of bandwidth in rural areas.
She said that NetOne was also working on project e-agriculture
with a number of companies to ensure that people are able to get information to the farming community.
We welcome all the volunteer IT companies to come forward with their viable proposals and participate in the ongoing e-government projects including E-Filing System, E-Police, E-Agriculture
There will also be two breakout sessions: The BIG Investment Debate, looking at the most promising technologies and research for investment and how innovations can be brought to market more effectively, and The E-Agriculture
Revolution, which will focus on the application of information technology in agriculture and how it will change the way we produce food, increase yields and boost profits.
These Telecenters would offer many services such as E-learning, E-commerce, E-agriculture
etc and verification/ Registration of SIM cards, ID cards through NADRA E-health services would also be provided to the people of rural areas subsequently, she added.
The Prime Minister stressed upon optimal utilization of USF fund in bringing concrete progress in the near future, in terms of applications like e-agriculture
, e-commerce, e-government, e-education, e-health and e-disaster management.
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