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 and FAO organized a workshop on Financial Accountability Management and Effective Communication to strengthen the members in these areas and promote their role in community development.
The members operate their own businesses ranging from agriculture to small-scale agro processing cottage-type enterprises.
The document compiles studies carried out between 2015 and 2016 in four countries of the region.
The event also sought to stimulate public awareness of agri-business thus elevating the profiles of the agricultural sectors as career opportunities for youth.
Initiative sought to promote backyard gardening and encourage the 4-H’ers to practise some backyard gardening at their homes.