ICT-KM of the CGIAR

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Author: ianmoore

Is our bandwidth sufficient to do networked science?

This article was first published in the International Livestock Research Institute’s (ILRI, www.ilri.org ) internal intranet site. ILRI hosts the Bioscience facility for East and Central Africa (BecA) and is ramping up its work in the area of biotechnology. However, East Africa will be the last region in the world to be connected to the…

Bridging the digital divide to Africa

This article was first published in the International Livestock Research Institute’s (ILRI, www.ilri.org ) internal intranet site. East Africa will be the last region in the world to be connected to the internet by optic fibre cable. This article helped to explain to our staff why internet connectivity has been so expensive and slow from…