Farmerline

Is an example of a tool of resilience. Farmerline designs mobile technology to provide smallholder farmers with with timely and relevant agriculture information to increase farmer yields, income and autonomy. Farmerline’s multi-lingual mobile metrics and evaluation platform is used by illiterate farmers and has high adoption rates because it helps Ghanaian subsistence farmers and Tilapia farmers who are mostly women, make more money, save money, and do their jobs better. It also affords donor agencies promoting aquaculture and food sovereignty with highly efficient measures of impact.

Farmerline uses centric design means that measurement is not resisted, but is actually helpful to operations. By participating in the BCR platform, Farmerline is proving to be an excellent tool for resilience.

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