Swalim News and Events
The 2016 ICT4D Conference is a global event that has evolved over the past 8 years gathering together a large group of international development professionals who are applying innovations in techno
During the week of 2-6 May, 2016, the SWALIM CTA was in Switzerland to receive the coveted WSIS award as a “Champion” in the category of “e-Agriculture”. The WSIS prize, organized by the International Telecommunications Union (ITU), recognizes innovative and successful efforts to harness ICTs in development work around the world.
It is said that every ending is also a new beginning. In the case of Chief Technical Advisor Hussein Gadain, who will be ending his work at SWALIM to take on a new posting as FAO Representative in Egypt, we expect it will be a bright new beginning for all concerned.
SWALIM has been working on expanding the capacity of Somali government line ministries and partner agencies on the use of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) by conducting an intensive training co