Community members gather round a mobile application for analysing water bodies

The role of ICT in livelihoods

The Livelihoods Asia Summit was held in New Delhi from 10-11 December 2014. Two PACS partners spoke at a plenary session on the role of Information Communication Technology (ICT) in Livelihood Support Services.

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