Information technology solutions for rural entrepreneurs providingservicesin their local communities.
During a visit to Bangladesh in 2007, Intel Chairman Craig Barrett met with Nobel Peace Laureate Muhammad Yunus and decided creating a social business with a focus on technology.
In AGRICULTURE, individuals or organizations providing soil testing services can use their eAgro products like ankur and mrittikÄ to help increase crop yields.
mrittikÄ is a soil nutrient analysis and recommendation software. Rural entrepreneurs providing soil testing services to the farmers use mrittikÄ to analyze and recommend fertilizers. This helps reduce input costs and achieve optimal yields.
ankur is a seed selection and recommendation application. This application analyses theÂ season and farmer's landÂ condition and prescribes theÂ best seed.
dolnÄ is a vaccine scheduling and tracking software for newborns and infants using SMS. Mobile health workers, doctors at rural clinics and health administrators can use this software to ensure that infants are given all their required vaccinations on time.