Mar 29, 2016 - Event

Reaching Farmers Where They Are: Evidence from Randomized Evaluations of ICT in Agriculture

ATAI Evidence Seminar - USAID and The World Bank (Washington, D.C.)

A family of smallholder farmers access financial services through mobile technology in Kenya. Photo: Esther Havens, USAID

USAID and the World Bank hosted a seminar on RCT evidence on ICT interventions in agriculture. ATAI staff member Ben Jaques-Leslie presented on six RCTs from India, Kenya, Mozambique, and Pakistan. About 20 people working on ICT interventions from Feed the Future and the ICT group at the World Bank attended.