The Caribbean Agricultural Research and Development Institute (CARDI) wishes to recruit on a contractual basis a suitably qualified and experienced Consultant for the position of National/Regional Project Coordinator (Jamaica -based).
Applications should reach the Institute no later than Friday 27 April 2012 and should be addressed as follows:
Country Representative, Jamaica
Caribbean Agricultural Research and Development Institute (CARDI)
P.O. Box 113, Mona Campus, Kingston 7, JAMAICA
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Dr Avvaru Sujatha, an Indian Entomologist specializing in the control of insect pests on coconut and mango arrived in Trinidad on February 19, 2012. Her arrival is the result of protracted discussions involving the Ministry of Food Production, Land and Marine Affairs and the Indian High Commission in Trinidad and Tobago, the Indian Council of Agricultural Research and The Caribbean Agricultural Research and Development Institute. (more…)
The Caribbean Agricultural Research and Development Institute (CARDI), an autonomous Institute funded by member countries of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM), invites applications for the position of Accountant at its Headquarters…
The Common Fund for Commodities (CFC), the Government of Jamaica, the Government of Trinidad and Tobago, the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) and the Caribbean Agricultural Research and Development Institute (CARDI) are joint funding sources for the four-year project, Diversification of the Caribbean Livestock Sector through the Production of Small Ruminants which was launched in Kingston, Jamaica on the 7-9 December 2011.
Photo: Tour of a Protected Agriculture Operation
The Trinidad and Tobago Unit of the Caribbean Agricultural Research and Development Institute (CARDI) hosted the 3rd Annual Open Day “Improving lives through agricultural research” on December 02nd, 2011.
The day’s activities included an opening ceremony, exhibition and a mini-tour which showcased the work being conducted by CARDI at a Protected Agriculture Operation and Sweet Potato Demonstration Plot.
The presentation, Sustainable management of water resources for agricultural production in the Caribbean, was given by Pathleen Titus, CARDI Representative, St. Kitts and Nevis at the OECS Green Growth Investment Forum 2011, Brussels, Belgium, 6-7 October 2011, organised by the Mission of the Eastern Caribbean States in Brussels. For a copy of the presentation please click