CNIRD Projects

CNIRD was born out of a concern expressed by community development practitioners in the Caribbean that the governments of the region and existing NGO’s were not sufficiently combining their resources to response to the socio-economic problems of the rural sector. Many projects have been initiated in an effort to implement solutions to these challenges.

See below to learn more about our project focus areas.

Sustainable Communities and Livelihood

Sustainable Communities and livelihoods are communities planned, built, or modified to promote sustainable living. This may include sustainability aspects relating to development, water, transportation, energy, and waste and materials. They tend to focus on environmental sustainability (including development and agriculture) …

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Human Development

Culture is defined as “shared patterns of behavior and interactions.  It is a learned pattern of behavior in which a person lives his or her life.  Culture is essential for the existence of society, because it binds people together, and …

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Sustainable Ecological Management

Ecology is defined as the relationship between organisms and their environment. In terms of human beings, ecology also entails the interaction between human groups and their social and physical environments, also referred to as human ecology. Seeing that humans are …

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Culture and Heritage

Culture is defined as “shared patterns of behavior and interactions.  It is a learned pattern of behavior in which a person lives his or her life.  Culture is essential for the existence of society, because it binds people together, and …

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