Projects Breadcrumb Connector Honduras 2017

Honduras 2017

National University of Forest Sciences (UNACIFOR)


Implementation of a Wood-based Bio-energy Programme to strengthen analytical laboratories for Research and Technology Transfer.

 2.0 M USD

Scope of the project

  • Execution of the remodelling and conditioning works of the areas occupied by the seven laboratories.
  • Supply, installation, commissioning, and operational testing of laboratory equipment.
  • Training of researchers and laboratory workers in the operation and maintenance of the supplied equipment.
  • Classroom-based courses on: Atomic absorption spectrophotometry and its controller, Visible Ultraviolet, Power Generation Centre, Solar Power...
  • Wood-based Bio-energy specialization. Carrying out training itinerary with practice sessions.



Technology Transfer

  • Incorporation of the MOODLE remote training tool project.
  • Self-training for the MOODLE course.
  • Training accreditation.
  • Preparation of a diagnosis on wood-based bio-energy training needs.
  • Definition of the topics of the upcoming training events by type of user.
  • Preparation of programmes for the six events.
  • Preparation of educational folders and informative manuals and acquisition of bibliographic material for training in the four specific lines of research in the field of wood-based bio-energy.