Despite several efforts producer groups need to reinforce their skills and their link to markets.
Technicians from the Common Wealth of Dominica and St. Vincent and the Grenadines have enhanced knowledge of the organization and operation of a viable coffee industry through IICA’s support in the hosting of a coffee study tour to Costa Rica
IICA in collaboration with Garden Pool, CARDI and the Ministry of Agriculture to set-up a climate resilient agriculture production model/system.
The document compiles studies carried out between 2015 and 2016 in four countries of the region.
Effort is aimed at affording women an opportunity to learn the art of baking using starchy crops and to improve the production, preparation, distribution and handling of food products.
The Institute´s input into the strengthening of businesses and associated capabilities of vulnerable groups, particularly women and youth, was underscored as a valuable contribution.