Appui à la Recherche et au Développement Agricole (AREA)

Support to Agricultural Research and Development

Workshops and Events

Upcoming workshops and events

The following activities are being planned.  for more information.

  • Oct. 1-3: Workshop: Addressing Gender Issues in Agricultural Technology Design, Use, and Dissemination; Hotel Montana, Port-au-Prince. Contact Taisha Venort.

Previously held workshops and events

Fiscal Year 2017-2018
Sept. 9-16, 2018 Best practices for conducting field trials to produce higher-yielding corn than the varieties now grown in Haiti Tour and training University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign
Aug. 22-23, 2018 All about maize seeds, maize phenology and agronomic best practices Workshop Bas Boën CRDD
Aug. 7, 2018 How to assemble, configure and install second-generation weather stations Workshop AREA office, Pétionville
July 31- Aug. 1, 2018 Soil fertility management Workshop Bas Boën CRDD
June 11-12, 2018 R Programming Workshop Villa Therese, Pétionville
June 5-6, 2018 Agroclimate Data Workshop AREA office, Pétionville
May 3-4, 2018 Innovation in Agricultural Education Conference Karibe Hotel, Juvenat
March 15-16, 2018 Soil Fertility Management Workshop Bas Boën CRDD
Feb. 22-23, 2018 Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Point (HACCP) plans Workshop Villa Therese, Pétionville
February 2018 Diagnostic Course,
Faculty of Agronomy and Veterinary Medicine (FAMV) of the State University of Haiti
Internship Eco Hotel, Jacmel
Dec. 14-15, 2017 Postharvest Loss Management Workshop Villa Therese, Pétionville
Nov. 30-Dec. 1, 2017 Faculty Development Academy, Block 3 Workshop FAMV, Damien
Nov. 29, 2017 Faculty Development Academy, Refresher,
Train the Trainers
Workshop AREA office, Pétionville
Nov. 24, 2017 Faculty Development Academy, Block 1 Workshop Caribbean University, Delmas
Oct. 26-27, 2017 Weather Station Programming Workshop Hotel Montana, Pétionville
Oct. 23-26, 2017 Faculty Development Academy, Blocks 1-2
State University of Haiti (UEH), Limonade campus
Workshop UEH, Limonde
Sept. 25-Oct. 5, 2017 FAMV Diagnostic Course Internship Ennery

FY 2016-2017 and earlier

  • July 17-21, 2017, Weather station builder workshop
  • Feb. 27-March 10, 2017, Mais Plus CIMMYT Train the Trainer
  • May 15, 2017, Send-off for graduate students in Haiti
  • Jan. 26-27, 2017, Microscope care and plant diagnostics, Bas Boën CRDD

    Faculty Development Academy
  • June 22-23, 2017, Training by Trainer, Teaching Methods and Techniques 
  • June 20-21, 2017, Training by Trainees, Universite Episcopale
  • April 22, 2017, Training by Trainees, American Univesity of the Caribbean  
  • Feb 23-24, 2017, Training by Trainers, FAMV
  • Feb. 21-22, 2017, Train the Trainers Syllabus Development
  • Feb. 15-16, 2017, Train the Trainers

    Support to Higher Education
  • Dec. 14-15, 2016, Scientific Research and Grant Writing
  • May 23-25, 2016, Theory of Change and Innovation, Palm Events Center, Pétionville
  • March 9-11, 2016, Ethics in Research, Montrouis, Bas Boën and Pétionville