Archive for August, 2014

Eight Caribbean partners selected to participate in the Agrihack Talent Caribbean competition

August 29, 2014  |   Posted by :   |   Blog   |   Comments Off on Eight Caribbean partners selected to participate in the Agrihack Talent Caribbean competition»



NEWS - Eight Caribbean Technology and Innovation Hubs have been selected to participate in the Agrihack Talent Caribbean competition, which seeks to support the development of ICT innovations and entrepreneurship in agriculture by young tech talent. The event is being staged by the Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (CTA), in collaboration with institutions including the Caribbean Agricultural Research and Development Institute (CARDI), the Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture (IICA) and ConnectiMass Hub (cHub). The hubs/partners selected are The Community HUB Corporation (Trinidad and Tobago), Slashroots Foundation (Jamaica), Create Caribbean ...

Call for Expression of Interest – Attention of Caribbean tech hubs and labs. Get involved in the AgriHack Talent Caribbean

August 03, 2014  |   Posted by :   |   Blog   |   Comments Off on Call for Expression of Interest – Attention of Caribbean tech hubs and labs. Get involved in the AgriHack Talent Caribbean»



The Technical Center for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (CTA), in collaboration with institutions including the Caribbean Agricultural Research and Development Institute (CARDI), the Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture and ConnectiMass will organise a Caribbean Initiative for ICT for Agriculture called Agrihack Talent Caribbean. Its main objective is support the development of ICT innovations and entrepreneurship in agriculture by young people. Private, public sector and non-governement run innovation or entrepreneurship hubs/labs/communities (including university labs) are invited to express interest in being partners nominating and supporting teams to the finals of the Agrihack Talent Caribbean competition in Suriname. Get involved in the ...

Agrihack Talent Caribbean! launched with Connectimass as Regional Partner

August 03, 2014  |   Posted by :   |   Blog   |   Comments Off on Agrihack Talent Caribbean! launched with Connectimass as Regional Partner»



The AgriHack Talent Caribbean initiative, from the Netherlands (EU) based organisation The Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (CTA). CTA is a joint international institution of the African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) Group of States and the European Union (EU). Our mission is to advance food and nutritional security, increase prosperity and encourage sound natural resource management in ACP countries. The AgriHack Talent Caribbean initiative was launched with the planning meeting that was held in Jamaïca. A Call for Expression of Interest will be launched on 2 August 2014 ...