CARDI to serve as one of the Implementing Partners for multi-million dollar Regional project

March 19, 2013:- On Friday 15th March, 2013, the Region witnessed the signing of a Euro 8.6 million European Union/Intra-ACP Project, titled ‘Intra ACP Agriculture Policy Programme’.  The Signing Ceremony was held at the office of the EU Commission, Georgetown, Guyana.

CARDI is one of three Implementing Partners.  The other two are the CARICOM Secretariat and IICA with the latter doubling up as the Project Executing Agency.  CARDI has direct responsibility for Component Two, “Improving the transfer and adoption of applied agricultural production and processing research results and technologies, and where appropriate, generate new technologies for target commodities”.  (more…)

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