MSc. Laura Ramírez Cartín
INTA, Costa Rica
May 29th
2013
"DEVELOPMENT OF LOCAL
CAPACITY ON ENVIRONMENTALLY
FRIENDLY AND LO...
Beneficieries
Beneficieries
Leader farmers from communities:
Atlantic Region: Guápiles, La Rita, Guácimo, La
Treresa, Cariari, Sarapiquí...
OBJECTIVES
-Integrating actors
-Knowledge management
-Based on demands
-New disciplines
- Approach of territories
-Respect...
VALIDATE TECHNOLOGIES
•15 technologies are being validating as low carbon
footprint: organoponic, organic agriculture, int...
DEVELOP LOCAL CAPACITIES
•553 trained persons: 450 farmers ans 103 technicians ,
40 % men and 60 % women.
•25 activities a...
PROMOTE AGENTS OF CHANGE
•Training trainers: 25 farmers
•Youth and GECO´s
•TIC: Information and comunication technologies
...
THANK
YOU...
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Development of local capacity on environmentally friendly and low carbon agriculture technologies

  1. 1. MSc. Laura Ramírez Cartín INTA, Costa Rica May 29th 2013 "DEVELOPMENT OF LOCAL CAPACITY ON ENVIRONMENTALLY FRIENDLY AND LOW CARBON AGRICULTURE TECHNOLOGIES”
  2. 2. Beneficieries
  3. 3. Beneficieries Leader farmers from communities: Atlantic Region: Guápiles, La Rita, Guácimo, La Treresa, Cariari, Sarapiquí, San Bosco. South Region: San Jerónimo, Bioley, Altamira, Río Claro, Golfito, Canoas, La Cuesta. Occidental Region: Los Santos, San Pablo de León Cortés
  4. 4. OBJECTIVES -Integrating actors -Knowledge management -Based on demands -New disciplines - Approach of territories -Respect of gender and cultures 1. To validate and transfer technology and their impact in carbon footprint 2. To promote adoption of thechnologies to mitigate and adapt to climate change 3. To promote farmers as agent of change to colaborate in mitigate climate changes ¿How?
  5. 5. VALIDATE TECHNOLOGIES •15 technologies are being validating as low carbon footprint: organoponic, organic agriculture, integrated farms, biodigestor, low cost agriculture, smart climate agriculture, terra pretra, biochar, agroforestry. •6 modules (Vitrinas) implemented, base line (economic, environmental and social) soil test, carbon inventory. •Publications in process
  6. 6. DEVELOP LOCAL CAPACITIES •553 trained persons: 450 farmers ans 103 technicians , 40 % men and 60 % women. •25 activities as workshops, exchanges, farmers visits. •PLATICAR Platform as ecosystem of knowledge to promote knowldege management
  7. 7. PROMOTE AGENTS OF CHANGE •Training trainers: 25 farmers •Youth and GECO´s •TIC: Information and comunication technologies •Group List to share experiencies: aci@platicar.go.cr •Communities of practice
  8. 8. THANK YOU...

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