Want to Empower Women? Use Technology.

Originally published on October 13, 2014.

The Innovations in Gender Equality (IGE) program is a partnership between Land O’Lakes International Development, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s Development Lab (MIT D-Lab), and U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID). It offers community-centered technology design training to smallholder farmer groups in the Southern Agricultural Corridor of Tanzania. Trainees, the majority of whom are women, develop prototypes to improve agricultural efficiency and receive in-depth coaching from MIT D-Lab trainers.

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