Smallholder Farmers in Sri Lanka & Mobile Agriculture Design Toolkit

— Sustainable strategies for scalable development


Developing new standards

Approximately 2.2 million smallholder farmers in Sri Lanka lack access to critical information, financial services and the markets needed to support their livelihood. In a country with literacy rate above +90% of the entire population and mobile phone penetration exceeding 70%, mobile technologies present a compelling opportunity to deliver life changing services. During mid September and early October of 2014, a team of designers went in to the field and set out to:

The findings of this project were synthesised and consolidated into a mAgri Design Toolkit: a collection of instructions, tools, and stories to help develop and scale mobile agriculture products by applying a user-centered design approach. Get a copy from GSMA's site here.

Smallholder Farmers in Sri Lanka & Mobile Agriculture Design Toolkit
Smallholder Farmers in Sri Lanka & Mobile Agriculture Design Toolkit
Smallholder Farmers in Sri Lanka & Mobile Agriculture Design Toolkit
Smallholder Farmers in Sri Lanka & Mobile Agriculture Design Toolkit
Smallholder Farmers in Sri Lanka & Mobile Agriculture Design Toolkit
Smallholder Farmers in Sri Lanka & Mobile Agriculture Design Toolkit
Smallholder Farmers in Sri Lanka & Mobile Agriculture Design Toolkit
Smallholder Farmers in Sri Lanka & Mobile Agriculture Design Toolkit
Smallholder Farmers in Sri Lanka & Mobile Agriculture Design Toolkit
Smallholder Farmers in Sri Lanka & Mobile Agriculture Design Toolkit
Smallholder Farmers in Sri Lanka & Mobile Agriculture Design Toolkit
Smallholder Farmers in Sri Lanka & Mobile Agriculture Design Toolkit
Smallholder Farmers in Sri Lanka & Mobile Agriculture Design Toolkit
Smallholder Farmers in Sri Lanka & Mobile Agriculture Design Toolkit
Smallholder Farmers in Sri Lanka & Mobile Agriculture Design Toolkit
Smallholder Farmers in Sri Lanka & Mobile Agriculture Design Toolkit
Smallholder Farmers in Sri Lanka & Mobile Agriculture Design Toolkit
Smallholder Farmers in Sri Lanka & Mobile Agriculture Design Toolkit
Smallholder Farmers in Sri Lanka & Mobile Agriculture Design Toolkit
Smallholder Farmers in Sri Lanka & Mobile Agriculture Design Toolkit
Smallholder Farmers in Sri Lanka & Mobile Agriculture Design Toolkit
Smallholder Farmers in Sri Lanka & Mobile Agriculture Design Toolkit
Smallholder Farmers in Sri Lanka & Mobile Agriculture Design Toolkit
Smallholder Farmers in Sri Lanka & Mobile Agriculture Design Toolkit
Smallholder Farmers in Sri Lanka & Mobile Agriculture Design Toolkit
Smallholder Farmers in Sri Lanka & Mobile Agriculture Design Toolkit
Smallholder Farmers in Sri Lanka & Mobile Agriculture Design Toolkit