In Haiti, on May 1st, we inaugurated a rural agricultural research center to celebrate Haiti’s National Agriculture and Labor Day.  Click here for more information on the initiative.

In Afghanistan, CNN will report on eco-projects.  One project that may be highlighted is USAID’s Afghanistan Vouchers for Increased Productive Agriculture (AVIPA) project.  Through this project, we will train farmers on how to mechanize their rural farms in order to increase yields and productivity.

In Jamaica, we will hold a workshop in partnership with Global Deaf Connection to provide business and work readiness training for the hearing impaired.