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Sustainable Agriculture




Floating training centre connecting people and responding to the needs




Floating training centers are equipped with internet-linked laptop, multimedia equipment and educational presentations. They make their way through the rivers, docking at villages to teach farmers techniques for preventing pollution and erosion, promoting environmentally sustainable agriculture, climate change adaptation, and human rights. Laptop connected to the internet via the cellular network provide connection between users and agricultural experts at research institute.


During the day time the boat arrange onboard training programs for the farmers and at late evening educational programs are arranged on large sail-cloth so that many people can see from their own courtyards.


The evening educational programs include web tutorials, animated drawings, documentaries and dramas along with information from the web displayed.


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