COOPERATIVE COMISUYL, Subirana, Yoro, Honduras
Sepia-capped Flycatcher (Leptopogon amaurocephalus) surveyed during coffee habitat study
BOSAWAS UNESCO BIOSPHERE RESERVE Siuna Region, Nicaragua
Off-grid essential oil extraction and processing with mixed productive canopy production
COOPERATIVE MONTES de ORO, Miramar, Costa Rica
Solar collector arrays power hybrid solar/biofuel coffee dryers at fairtrade and organic certified cooperative
Cooperative COMSIUYL, Subirana, Yoro, Honduras
Local student researchers, coffee and biofuel producers at the off-grid processing center
COOPERATIVE MONTES de ORO Miramar, Costa Rica
Integrated Open Canopy (IOC)™ coffee production creates forest habitat for local and migratory birds


Mesoamerican Development Institute (MDI) is a nongovernmental organization with offices in UMASS Lowell, Costa Rica and Honduras. MDI specializes in technology transfer and market development; we introduce renewable energy innovations for agro-productive industry to reduce costs and restore environments in rural Mesoamerica.   learn more