The international community, donor countries and private sector, have showed their interest in what the information and communication technology sector can provide to support development assistance goals. The sector experiences an unprecedented boom in the last decades. ICT products are affordable and accessible and are used in the most remote parts of the world already.
The broad use of ICT presents also an opportunity of the agricultural sector and producers, as well as donor agencies, are hoping to use them to guide the process rural transformation towards sustainability and inclusivity. The international community has recognised the potential of technology and is already actively cooperating with the sector to develop new and adapted products and methods that will serve the sustainable development values.