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Introducing myself and my journal: Future Minds

About Me:
Working for Sri Lanka Department of Agriculture (SLDOA) as an ICT for Agriculture specialist since 2003 after completing BSc degree in Agriculture from the University of Peradeniya. Since then I have involved in several ICT agriculture projects namely establishment of cyber extension units/ telecentres dedicated for agriculture information dissemination in the country, production of Interactive multimedia CDs on agriculture, development of the official website of the SLDOA and an Interactive web tool known as wikigoviya which won World Summit Award, Cairo, Egypt. (http://www.wsis-award.org/winner/wikigoviya-77420110609), Presently, I have been working for the School of Agriculture nestling under the Department of Agriculture as a Lecturer.

My Passions:
ICT4D

My Challenges:
Cost of Technology and accessibility

My Vision for the Future:
accessibility to latest ICT

My Areas of Expertise:
ICT4D

Comments

Fatima Waziri's picture

Hey there! Welcome to

Hey there! Welcome to PulseWire!

It’s so exciting having you with us, I am sure you will have a fabulous time with your new online friends as well as find this to be a very positive experience. I encourage you to take advantage of the numerous resources and features available through our vibrant online community.

Welcome again to our global community and I look forward to hearing more from you here on PulseWire!

Peace!
Fatima

rizwanfarook's picture

Re: Welcome

Hi Fatima,

It is great to get the membership approval from the World Pulse and planning to be a volunteer in the Voice of our Future.

Rizwan

Rizwan Farook

mrbeckbeck's picture

Welcome

Hello and welcome to our online community! Here you can connect with women and men from over 190 countries and territories to help transform our world.

If you would like some tips on navigating the platform here, I suggest you take a look at our Getting Started Guide (http://worldpulse.com/pulsewire/about/guide) and our Frequently Asked Questions/Site Help page (http://worldpulse.com/pulsewire/about/faq).

I would love to hear more about the work you're doing and have done at the link between ICTs and agriculture, it sounds really interesting!

I see in your comment above that you're thinking about volunteering for Voices of Our Future, that's great. Make sure you fill in the online forms before the due-date! More information at this page: http://worldpulse.com/pulsewire/programs/voices-of-our-future

Again, welcome. I look forward to hearing your voice and connecting more soon.

Kind regards,

Scott Beck
World Pulse Online Community Manager

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