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Events Archive

Cocoa Research Centre Annual Symposium - March, 2017

IFCIC Conference - New Kingston, Jamaica - February 6-7, 2017

World Cocoa and Chocolate Day 2017 expo - September 29 & 30, 2017 (To be confirmed)

World Cocoa and Chocolate Day 2016 Expo - September 30th & October 1, 2016

Cocoa Research and Innovations Workshop - From Lab To Farm To Product - November 17, 2015

World Cocoa and Chocolate Day - October 1, 2015

UWI Research Expo - September 22-25, 2015

July/August, 2015 - CRC will conducting training for farmers in Haiti

July 7-8, 2015 - TIC at Centre of Excellence

May 28-29, 2015 - CRC will be at the UNDP GEF/SGP Knowledge Fair at the Arthur Lok Jack School of Business. Look for us in the Byron Gopaul room, flanked by large Niherst banners.

May, 2015 - Training to be conducted in Jamaica: Quality management in cocoa; Setting up a fermentary and drying house at Montpellier and Genetic improvement of cacao planting material using modern technologies, part 2. (Project: International Fine Cocoa Innovation Centre)

March, 2015 - International Fine Cocoa Innovation Centre Symposium I and CRC Advisory Board Seminars

October, 2014 - Cocoa Breeders workshop

September 17, 2014 - Visit by Jamaica Cocoa Farmer's Association

Grenada Seminar - CRC cocoa experts train Grenada breeders

World Cocoa and Chocolate Day 2013

CRC helps kick off The UWI Research Expo with our third annual celebration of World Cocoa and Chocolate Day - October 1, 2013 - JFK Auditorium, The UW St. Augustine Campus

Launch of 50th Anniversary Commemorative Magazine
CRC Advisory Board Meeting and Seminars

Fête de la Cocoa - November 2nd - 3rd, 2012

CDE Component 2 Opening Ceremony and Training

CRU-CDE Cocoa Farmer Field School (FFS) Events

CRU-CDE Cocoa FFS 4 Couva -

CRU-CDE Cocoa FFS 3 Rancho Quemado - August 7
CRU-CDE Cocoa FFS 4 Rancho Quemado - August 22

CRU-CDE Cocoa FFS 3 Tamana - 23rd May 2012
CRU-CDE Cocoa FFS 4 Tamana - July 31st

Partnership in Conservation Launch

Spirit of Chocolate - Facebook Photo Album, The UWI Flickr Album

Past CRU-CDE Cocoa Farmer Field School Events

CRU-CDE Cocoa Farmer Focus Group (FFG) Couva - 13th February 2012
CRU-CDE Cocoa FFS 1 Couva - 7th March 2012
CRU-CDE Cocoa FFS 2 Couva - 11th April 2012
CRU-CDE Cocoa FFS 3 Couva - 16th May 2012


CRU-CDE Cocoa FFG Tamana - 31st Jan 2012
CRU-CDE Cocoa FFS 1 Tamana - 13th March 2012
CRU-CDE Cocoa FFS 2 Tamana - 4th April 2012

CRU-CDE Cocoa FFS 1 Tobago - March 25
FFS 2 Tobago - May 10

CRU-CDE Cocoa FFG Rancho Quemado - 20th March 2012
CRU-CDE Cocoa FFS 1 Rancho Quemado - 25th April 2012
CRU-CDE Cocoa FFS 2 Rancho Quemado - 6th June 2012

 

Pre-2012

World Cocoa and Chocolate Day Exhibition - September, 2011

World Bank Project Workshop - July, 2011

International Cocoa Awards - Salon du Chocolat, France - October, 2010

 

Salon du Chocolat - International Cocoa Awards 2010. CRU staff member Darin Sukha accepts an award for Trinidad fine and flavour cocoa.

 

2011

Caribbean Fine/ Flavour Cocoa Industry Commercialisation; Caribbean Region; CAR-RFO” -  Farmer Field School Harmonisation Workshop: "Train-the-Trainers"
November 21st - 23rd
, 2011

Venue: Institute of Critical Thinking, The University of the West Indies, St. Augustine Campus

This CDE-sponsored "Train the Trainers" workshop is part of the three-year CDE project to address the challenges affecting the regional cocoa industry.

 

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