Nicaragua, April 2014 - General Alvaro Baltodano, Presidential Delegate in charge promotion for investments in Nicaragua, Pablo Mandeville Resident Coordinator of the UN System in Nicaragua, Mr. Manuel Manonelles Chairman and CEO of Devnet International, along with other members of the UN staff and the Government of Nicaragua, Dr.

Zimbabwe, April 2014 - DEVNET/TIPS National Bureau in Zimbabwe has intensified campaign on potato growing in sacks and bags, targeting women in households in urban and rural communities across the country. Over 300 women have already been trained on the popular technology of potato growing and production, not only to generate additional income for families but also to help fight hunger among the rural and urban poor.

April, 2014 - The Board of Devnet International has unanimously decided to incorporate Ms. Zhaoxin Geng from China. A lawyer with a most distinguished career in Beijing and with graduate studies in Law at Temple University United States, she has also been unanimously designated by the Board as the Legal Counsel of the organization.

Nepal, December 2013 - A two-part training program on product analysis and market development was recently launched by WINNER-Nepal in collaboration with the Federation of Nepalese Chambers of Commerce and Industry and Women Entrepreneurs Development Council.

Nicaragua, December 2013 - DEVNET International and DEVNET China in Beijing hosted the second mission to Nicaragua in the framework of the UNDP-DEVNET program, bringing Chinese companies to visit projects in Nicaragua.

Zimbabwe, November 2013 - In an effort to promote livelihoods in the rural communities especially pertaining to women, TIPS Zimbabwe has started on a training drive in rural communities on Effective Poultry Production.

China, October 2013 - Mr.

Italy, October 2013 - IPS and DEVNET International were invited to the third edition of the International Participants Meeting (IPM) for Expo Milano 2015 on October 3-4, at the Lingotto in Turin, Italy. Two days were dedicated to the Universal Expo theme “Feeding the Planet, Energy for Life” with representatives from over one hundred countries.

Nicaragua, August 2013 - DEVNET China and DEVNET International travelled on mission to Nicaragua in August 2013 in the framework of the UNDP/UNOPS/DEVNET Initiation Plan for sustainable agro-production in Nicaragua with a group of business owners and representatives from China.  The project was developed to promote business-to-business cooperation’s between China companies and Nicaragua companies in an effort to promote Chinese business ventures while supporting the development of Nicara

China, September 2013 - Mr. Tony Morrow, Board Member of DEVNET International, and Director General of DEVNET China in Beijing, was a key-note speaker at the 2013 China International Agricultural Cooperation Forum. Mr. Morrow spoke of United Nations Development Programme for Nicaragua/China Agricultural Initiative that Mr. Morrow and Dr. Arsenio Rodriguez developed and was awarded a United Nations Project in December 2012.