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FIELD STUDY ABROAD – XV edition

U.S.A & Central America (Honduras – Guatemala – Costa Rica)

from 7th August 2019 to 5th September 2019

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Draft program:

AUGUST

  • 7 – Arrival in New York
  • 8 – Columbia University morning visit – flight to Honduras in the afternoon
  • 9 – Transfer from San Pedro to La Ceiba – Honduras
  • 10 – Transfer to Quinito, Caribbean village
  • 11 – Field work Quinito – Hydroelectric mini-grid
  • 12 – Field work Quinito – hydroelectric mini-grid
  • 13 – Transfer to Copan Ruinas, Mayan archeological site
  • 14 – Morning visit to Maya Ruins, afternoon arrival in Chiquimula – Guatemala
  • 15 – Field work Chiquimula, Solar irrigation systems for coffee farmers
  • 16 – Field work Chiquimula, University San Carlos renewable projects
  • 17 – Transfer to Tegucigalpa – Honduras
  • 18 – Morning lecture and Transfer to El Diptamo, Olancho
  • 19 – Field work El Diptamo Hydro mini-grid
  • 20 – Field work El Diptamo Hydro mini-grid community (impact evaluation)
  • 21 – Transfer to Tegucigalpa
  • 22 – Meeting with UNDP Climate Change Unit
  • 23 – Meeting with RETE NGO/Ministry of Environment
  • 24 – Transfer to Guanacaste district – Costa Rica
  • 25 – Sports and leisure time on the Pacific Coast, San Blas – Guanacaste
  • 26 – Visit to Guanacaste
  • 27 – Meeting with Women Rights’ House – Heredia
  • 28 – Workshop with Women Rights’ House – Heredia
  • 29 – Transfer to CoopeSantos
  • 30 – Workshop in CoopeSantos MW Wind plant project
  • 31 – Lectures and working groups in San Josè, visit to Crystal Green Hotel

SEPTEMBER

  • 1 – Leisure time – national parks and seaside in Jaco
  • 2 – Visit to Enel Green Power – Chucas 50 MW Hydro Power Station
  • 3 – Flight San Jose – Boston
  • 4 – Morning visit and meeting in MIT – afternoon flight back to Italy/original destination

For futher information on Field Study Abroad – XV Edition, please send an email to:

Prof. Andrea Micangeli

TECNOLOGIE SOLIDALI
Project Coordinator

 info@www.fieldstudyabroad.org

Phone:
+393388153787

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