Development of agricultural e-commerce framework for India, a strategic approach

Dsouza, Darryl Jeethesh and Joshi, H G (2014) Development of agricultural e-commerce framework for India, a strategic approach. International Journal of Engineering Research and Applications, 4 (11). ISSN 2248-9622

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This study is aimed to put forward an inclusive and pertinent e-commerce framework that serves as a platform for the development and improvement of rural agriculture sector in India; which plays a major role towards socioeconomic development of rural livelihoods along with food security and poverty reduction. The main approach used was to critically review and understand the National Informatics Centre (NIC) and the Ministry of Agriculture policies. In general, these policies emphasize on promoting IT based information kiosks, establishing gyan chaupals (Knowledge centers) in villages, construction of Agri-India knowledge portal. Next, the challenges and information gaps were identified and translated in the form of agriculture e-commerce framework which can be used to build an e-commerce application

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: e-commerce framework, e-commerce application, netizens, rural agriculture sector
Subjects: Departments at MU > Commerce
Information Sciences > MCIS Manipal
Depositing User: MIT Library
Date Deposited: 17 Apr 2015 05:33
Last Modified: 17 Apr 2015 05:36

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