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AgroChatea: helping Peruvian farmers make better deals
A 24-hour chatbot that answers food price queries. For farmers, knowing the market value of your produce is crucial to your livelihood. What’s the right time and place to sell my products? What’s my crop worth today? In partnership with the World Food Programme (WFP) and the Peruvian Ministry of Agriculture and Irrigation (MINAGRI), Leiden University’s Centre for Innovation developed a chatbot designed to instantly answer real-time price queries in Peru: AgroChatea.
Healthy Working Habits: Creating Mindful Green Spaces
The Centre for Innovation, Leiden University goes Green. The Mindful Garden, now in its third season, is a community garden initiative by the Centre for Innovation. The garden is in the backyard of the CFI offices at Schouwburgstraat, The Hague. The Centre set up the garden to encourage the Healthy Working Habits for our own staff and students, as well as contributing to the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by showcasing what everybody can do in their own environment.