Funders


CURRENT FUNDERS

NRF

National Research Foundation


General research & co-design process


TIA

Technology Innovation Agency


Value chain app design & prototyping



DAFF

Department of Agriculture, Forestry & Fisheries


Fisher ID & socioeconomic baseline


NRF

Waitt Foundation


Supporting increased user base and reporting functions



PREVIOUS FUNDERS

Vodacom

Vodacom Foundation / WWF-SA


2014: Proof of concept


 
 
 


Prospective funders

We are seeking to expand our partnerships and procure additional funding for the continued development of ABALOBI. We welcome expressions of interest from prospective funders wishing to learn more about the initiative. Please get in touch ...




Founding partners



UCT

University of Cape Town



SSF

Small-scale fishers of South Africa



DAFF

Department of Agriculture, Forestry & Fisheries



Endorsement
In 2015 ABALOBI was endorsed by the South African Minister of Agriculture, Forestry & Fisheries as the official catch management system for implementation of the national Small-Scale Fisheries Policy, aligned with the UN-FAO Guidelines for Securing Sustainable Small-Scale Fisheries.

Network



ABALOBI is the founding partner of the global ICT4Fisheries network pioneering innovative ICTs for small-scale fisheries across the corners of the globe:

www.ict4fisheries.org
UCT

Global ICT4Fisheries Network


Read about the #ICT4Fisheries2016 event here

 
 

Key implementation partners


MDT

Masifundise Development Trust


& Coastal Links


CLF

Coastal Livelihoods Foundation


Safety-at-sea


WWF-SA

WWF-SA


Fisheries Improvement Project & Internal Control Systems for co-ops


Blue Ventures

Blueventures


Collaboration in tropical small-scale fisheries



Cape Access

Cape Access Programme


Struisbaai e-Centre


 
 
 

Key technology partners


Techairos

Techairos


Systems development & integration


UCT ICT4D

UCT Centre for ICT4D


ICT4D research support


StraTech

StraTech


Power up value chain apps & FinTech integration


mFisheries

mFisheries


Learning from open source navigation & SOS apps


ODK

Open Data Kit


Mobile phone data recording


OpenFn

OpenFn


Platform integration


Sonus

Sonus


Pro bono advice: system architecture & database


Salesforce.org

Salesforce Foundation


Networking & use of Salesforce platform



Heroku

Heroku


System architecture & use of Heroku platform


Codebridge

Codebridge


Bootcamp & lean business support


Code4SA

Code4SA


Open data & open source platform advice


 

Memberships


MDT

GODAN


Global Open Data for Agriculture & Nutrition


WWF-SA

Data4SDGs


Global Partnership for Sustainable Development Data


Blue Ventures

Apps4Ag


Apps for Agriculture


Blue Ventures

Panorama Solutions