The Farm to Fork model, developed specifically for the Caribbean, resulted in increased income for farmers and improved consistency in food production and supply.
Journal articlesSOCIAL CAPITAL RESILIENCE SMALL FARMS AGRICULTURE
Supporting smallholder farmers to address the food security challenges facing the Small Island Developing States of the Caribbean : a review
Food security policy in the small island developing states of the Caribbean Community has focused traditionally on commodity-oriented export production rather than production for domestic food markets.Published dateThursday, January 2, 2014 - 00:00
Journal articlesFAMILY SOCIAL CAPITAL
Community resilience for youth and families : facilitative physical and social capital in contexts of adversity
Studies that focus on community-level factors associated with the resilience of youth and families reflect a
shift in perspective from community deficits to the potential of communities to facilitate the mobilization ofPublished dateSunday, January 2, 2011 - 00:00
Journal articlesRESILIENCE YOUTH NEGOTIATION ADVOCACY FAMILY MENTAL HEALTH SOCIAL WELFARE
Families as navigators and negotiators : facilitating culturally and contextually specific expressions of resilience
A social ecological model of resilience is used to show that resilience is dependent on a family's ability to both access available resources that sustain individual and collective well-being, as well as participate effectively in the social discoPublished dateSaturday, January 2, 2010 - 00:00
Integrated "farm to fork approach" to improving food and nutrition security in the Caribbean by linking agricultural productivity and diversity on small holder farms to school feeding programsPublished dateWednesday, January 1, 2014 - 00:00
Integrated “farm to fork approach” to improving food and nutrition security in the Caribbean by linking agricultural productivity and diversity on small holder farms to school feeding programs
Delivered at the International Food Security Dialogue conference (2014) this presentation provides information regarding the successful Canadian International Food Security Research Fund (CIFSRF) food security project.Published dateThursday, January 2, 2014 - 00:00
Although information and communication technologies (ICTs) are increasingly available in the Caribbean, the health care culture tends toward traditional, paper-based, labour-intensive mechanisms.
Partnership in Opportunities for Employment through Technologies in the Americas (POETA) : Eastern Caribbean Initiative
The small island states of the Eastern Caribbean suffer from high youth unemployment.
Between August and November 2005, nine hurricanes ravaged the Caribbean, killing at least 2 000 people and incurring an estimated US $60 billion in damages. Haiti was the worst affected.