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    • Effect of organic matter in a recovered bauxite soil in Jamaica 

      Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA) (2017)
      The powerful role of Organic Matter in recovering degraded lands is documented in Jamaica, bringing life back to farming areas where mining was once practiced.
    • IICA technical cooperation strategy in Jamaica 2011-2014 

      Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA) (IICA, 2011)
      The IICA Jamaica Country Strategy will serve as a guide to channel the technical cooperation provided by the office over the next four years. The Country Strategy reflects the needs of the agricultural and rural sector, ...
    • 2008 Annual report: IICA's contribution to the development of agriculture and rural communities in Jamaica 

      Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA) (IICA, 2009)
      This report details the results of the contributions made by the Jamaica office in 2008 in its four strategic areas of cooperation and in support of the Government's current agenda to modernize agriculture, build capacity ...
    • Project Profile: Modernization of the Veterinary Services División Ministry of Agriculture and Lands: Jamaica 

      Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA); Ministerio de Agricultura y Tierras (Jamaica) (IICA, 03-2008)
      The IICA evaluation reviewed the operation and management of the VSD and furnished recommendations with respect to a new organizational structure. This new structure covers areas such as increase in the cadre of staff at ...
    • Hurricane Ivan farmer relief programme 

      Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA); Ministerio de Agricultura (Jamaica); Agencia de los Estados Unidos para el Desarrollo Internacional (USAID) (IICA, 05-2005)
      The USAID, IICA and MOA to collaborate in facilitating a wider programme of disbursement of grant funds that was aimed at providing relief to affected farmers -hence the Hurricane Ivan Farmer Relief Programme.
    • Committed to the promotion of sustainable agricultural development and prosperity of rural communities in Jamaica 

      Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA) (IICA, 2002)
      The Jamaican economy continued to experience major setbacks in several sectors during 2001. The agriculture sector continues to be challenged by globalization and trade liberalization, particularly the erosion of preferential ...
    • Modernization of the IICA Office in Jamaica 

      Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA) (IICA, 04-2001)
      In this document explains about the modernization program comprised three basic elements: 1) development of a strategic plan for IICA technical cooperation in Jamaica; 2) administrative modernization of the office; 3) ...
    • A report on the contribution of the Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture to the agricultural sector of Jamaica during 2000 

      Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA) (IICA, 03-2001)
      La Conferencia Interamericana sobre Agricultura celebrada en Washington D.C. en 1930, bajo la égida de la Unión Panamericana, planteó la idea de crear un Instituto Interamericano de Agricultura Tropical. Doce años después, ...
    • Caribbean Black Sigatoka Management Workshop 

      Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA); Empresa Exportadora de Banano (Jamaica) (IICA, 2001)
      This report is a compilation of the technical papers presented at the workshop to address disease epidemiology, etiology and management strategies for disease monitoring and control. The report is therefore intended to ...
    • Evaluation of the IICA-GTZ windows of sustainability model in Jamaica: the Río Cobre watershed 

      Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA); Agencia Alemana de Cooperación Técnica (GTZ); Budhram, Dowlat; Carnap, Martin; Reiche, Carlos (IICA, 12-2000)
      This report is an evaluation of the Windows of Sustainability (WS) model when was implemented by IICA and GTZ in 1997 in Jamaica. The terms of reference for the evaluation were: 1) to analyze, evaluate outcomes and identify ...
    • A report on the contribution of the Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture to the agricultural sector in Jamaica during 1999 

      Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA) (IICA, 03-2000)
      The Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture (IICA) Office in Jamaica is pleased to present this report, which seeks to keep the agricultural sector informed about our activities and programmes carried out in 1999.
    • Biblio 2000: IICA Jamaica Library Database 

      Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA) (IICA, 01-2000)
      The Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture (IICA) Office in Jamaica has established an Information Centre to: a) to provide access for members of the agricultural sector, researchers and students to ...
    • The Rio Cobre windows of sustainability : final report 

      Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA); Annnikie, Zithroy; Smith, Chris; Deutsche Gesellschaft Für Internationale Zusammenarbeit, Bonn (Duitsland) (2000)
      El WS en Jamaica se inició en el área de la cuenca del río Cobre en la parroquia de St. Catherine en 1997. El área del río Cobre tiene una serie de problemas que incluyen servicios de extensión inadecuados, bajos niveles ...
    • A diagnosis of agricultural health in Jamaica 

      Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA) (IICA, 07-1999)
      This document has the long-term objective in modernizing the agricultural health in Jamaica is: to provide the necessary agricultural health and food safety systems so that animal and plant products for export can meet the ...
    • Agriculture in Jamaica : 1991-1995 and beyond 

      Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA) (1999)
      The information and analysis are based on statistics and descriptive information extracted from various national sources, as well as from reports generated by regional and international counterpart institutions. It is ...
    • Proceedings of the workshop: Network of Agricultural Information and Documentation Units in Jamaica 

      Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA); Duncan, Kathryn (IICA, 1999)
      This document explains Jamaica has the capacity to improve in its provision of agricultural information services and products, however integration of the information units in the agricultural sector based on improved ...
    • Acta verbal 

      Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA) (IICA, 1999)
      Este documento se compone de seis secciones. sección 1: Estados financieros del instituto, Informe de los auditores externos. sección 2: Informe técnico sección 3: Aprobación de acta resumida sección 4: Lectura y ...
    • Proceedings of the Workshop on Global Market Integration and the Agri-Food Sector 

      Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA); Workshop on Global Market Integration and the Agri-Food Sector 25-27 Mar 1998.; Ministry of Agriculture, Kingston (Jamaica); National Centre for Food and Agriculture Policy, Kingston (Jamaica) (Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA), 1998)
      Este informe incluye, en la medida de lo posible, el texto completo de las presentaciones y documentos con los principales temas que surgen de las discusiones. Es nuestra esperanza que la información contenida en este ...
    • Environmental Arrears to the Impoverished Hillside Farmers in Xaymaca 

      Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA); Reyes Pacheco, Armando (IICA, 11-1996)
      There is litlle documented empirical evidence to suppoport popular claims of widespread rampant watershed degradation in Jamaica. Whilst it undobtedly occurs, it is confined to specific locations. Farming systems as practiced ...
    • Will small yam farmers in Jamaica adopt the mini-sett technology 

      Williamson, Verónica; Reyes Pacheco, Armando; Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA) (IICA, 04-1996)
      This research paper is a renewed attempt to clarify the importance of farmers'social context and opinions related to embracing a technological production package. It overviews and incorporates attitudinal questions centered ...