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    Participating in the Annual Farmer-to-Farmer Implementers Meeting in Raleigh, North Carolina

       
    Participating in the Annual Farmer-to-Farmer Implementers Meeting
    in Raleigh, North Carolina
    By Yossef Ben-Meir, Ph.D.
    President, High Atlas FoundationHere is what I consider a joyful and fulfilling week: 80 or so people gathered from around the world to consider together wide-ranging issues in relation to supporting expert volunteers, for instance how they, cooperatives, and societies may successfully develop the agricultural sector, and all the while discovering co-participants who are wonderful, generous, experienced, and dedicated to serving most vulnerable groups.That in a nutshell was the beautiful time I spent at the Farmer-to-Farmer Implementers Meeting last week in Raleigh, North Carolina.  For that memorable experience we (myself and HAF colleague Aissa Azzouzi) thank USAID and Partners of the Americas for the invitation to not just observe but also to contribute to such an important and informative gathering.  We gained excellent ideas and eagerness to implement them alongside the team of the High Atlas Foundation in Morocco…Read more
    Gaining applicable knowledge and sharing laughter are what I carry with me from the Annual Farmer-to-Farmer Implementers Meeting in Raleigh, North Carolina, January 28th-February 1, 2019.

    VISIONARIES THEN AND NOW

    by Thomas Kimmel, HAF Blog

    In the 1980’s, a solo American made a huge impact on Ouaouizerth, Morocco…Read more

    COMING OF AGE IN TASSA OUIRGANE

    by Mark Apel, published in Modern Ghana

    From 1985 until 1986, I was a Peace Corps Volunteer living in the Azzeden…Read more

    DEVELOPING A NEW CAPABILITY FOR SEED STORAGE AND PRESERVATION IN MOROCCO

    by Russ Zick, HAF Blog

    Smallholder farmers in Morocco are engaged in upgrading their agricultural practices in order to increase income…Read more

    TREES FOR A FRUITFUL FUTURE

     by Mohamed Abdul-Rahman, HAF Blog

    The Farmer to Farmer (F2F) program is a USAID development initiative that is implemented throughout the world…Read more

    ORGANIC NURSERIES, ORGANIC FRUITS

    by William Nichols, HAF Blog

    I am a late career American businessman. Currently I spend up to half of each year volunteering with NGOs in developing and middle income countries…Read more 

    PLANTING SEEDS

    by Jack Butler, HAF Blog

    My image of Morocco was dry, a desert, and not a place of agricultural growth I was surprised by the vast olive groves and orchards…Read more

    MARKETING FOR COOPERATIVES: FROM LIFESAVERS TO PIKE’S PLACE

    by Katherine O’Neill, HAF Blog

    On Friday, July 13, I visited the Tifaouine Women’s Cooperative in Amizmiz, Morocco with High Atlas Foundation (HAF) Coordinator Errachid M

    ontassir…Read more

    CONSERVING CROP DIVERSITY AND WILD MEDICINAL PLANTS IN MOROCCO

    by Abderrahim Ouarghidi, International Policy

    The Moroccan proverb “New things have a charm and old ones should be preserved”…Read more 

    WOMEN AND TREES – SIMPLICITY FOR THE SAKE OF THE PLANET

    by Mark Apel, published in The Hans India

    This spring, I had the privilege of volunteering in Morocco for the High Atlas Foundation (HAF), a US 501(c)(3) and Moroccan non-profit organization…Read more

    TREE PLANTING AND VALUE-ADDITION FOR RURAL FARMERS IN MOROCCO

    by Gregory Sullivan, HAF Blog

    The High Atlas Foundation (HAF) in Morocco is using innovative approaches …Read more

    THE HIGH ATLAS FOUNDATION PRODUCES TREES

    by Jack Butler, HAF Blog

    The High Atlas Foundation produces trees. And in the process, it helps people at every step along the way.…Read more

    GG Rewards Superstar status as of Jan. 31, 2019

    High Atlas Foundation has earned the following badges on GlobalGiving:

          

    Fruit for Centuries

    I remember in the mid-90s when I had the great fortune to be a Peace Corps Volunteer and live with the village communities of the Toubkal municipality in…

    Students and Interns Publish with the High Atlas Foundation

    Work-study students, interns, and volunteers of the High Atlas Foundation have opportunities to analyze development as it is experienced in rural and urban communities, by farmers, women, youth, and people…