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Vodacom teams up with UN to train women farmers in South Africa

Thursday 22 August 2019 | 11:24 CET | News
Vodacom Foundation, in partnership with UN Women and South African Women in Farming (SAWIF), has formally launched the Women Farmers Programme following a pilot in four provinces. In the trial introduced in 2018, over 600 women small-holders in Limpopo and KwaZulu Natal were trained in digital literacy so they could take full advantage of the economic benefits of the digital "revolution" and participate in the agricultural value chain.

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Companies: Vodacom
Countries: South Africa
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