Appui à la Recherche et au Développement Agricole (AREA)

Support to Agricultural Research and Development

  • Haiti's first conference on agricultural teaching to keep giving

    The biggest take away for many scholars attending the AREA-sponsored conference were the lessons they can take back to their own classrooms and research projects. Read the story >

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    Conference web page
    Support to Higher Education program

  • Gary Augustin and Reginald Toussaint view Green Field

    Haiti agricultural officials visit Florida

    Ride along with Haitian agricultural officials as they crisscross Florida to tour research facilities and farming enterprises. The trip was sponsored by the AREA project. 

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    Read the story and view photos

  • Haitian college students complete revamped agricultural internship program

    The students participated in a new and improved 15-day program designed to meet the needs of today’s agricultural sector. Read the story >>


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News and Updates

Project seeks new proposals for 'mini grants'

The Feed the Future Haiti AREA project is now accepting submissions for a new and expanded round of grants to fund research, equipment and other expenses to support researchers in Haiti. Submission deadline has been extended to May 31. Learn more and download information to apply

About the Project

The Feed the Future Haiti Appui à la Recherche et au Développement Agricole (AREA) project is addressing food insecurity and undernutrition by strengthening and supporting Haitian institutions.

The project, also known SARD (Support to Agricultural Research and Development), is a USAID-funded, Haitian-driven agricultural partnership of public and private institutions. Learn more: About Us.