New SADC platform to boost agric potential

SADC Agric meeting held in Gaborone on Wednesday PIC: MORERI SEJAKGOMO
SADC Agric meeting held in Gaborone on Wednesday PIC: MORERI SEJAKGOMO

A SADC Agricultural Information Management System (AIMS) was officially launched in Gaborone on Wednesday.

The facility is set to enhance the development of data-driven national, regional and global agricultural policies. SADC AIMS is a web-based application that is used to maintain statistical data on agriculture.

The SADC AIMS platform is a journey that began in December 2018 when the Support towards operationalisation of the SADC Regional Agricultural Policy Project better known as (STOSAR) began.

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