On 13th December a team of delegates from ICC and DFAT visited the National Research & Innovation Agency (BRIN), Government of Indonesia. The team had a fruitful discussion with Dr. Puji Lestari, Chairman of Research Organization for Agriculture and Food and Dr. Dwinita Wiken Utami, Head of Horticulture Research Centre & Plantation.
At the outset, Dr. Dwinita welcomed all. Dr. Jelfina Executive Director presented the activities of ICC focusing on the cogent program. Dr. Tristan in his address mentioned that DFAT has a long-lasting relationship with Govt of Indonesia and implemented... read more
ICC-COGENT’s project Supporting International Initiatives to Maintain the Coconut Genetic Network (COGENT) funded by ACIAR-DFAT is completed in December 2022. The End of Project evaluation meeting was held in a hybrid mode in Jakarta on 12th December 2022. The meeting was attended physically by Dr. Tristan Armstrong, Senior Sector Specialist, Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade of Australia (DFAT), Canberra, Mrs. Erlene C. Manohar, COGENT Coordinator along with Dr. Jelfina C.Alouw, Executive Director of ICC, Ms. Mridula Kottekate, Assistant Director, Mr. Alit Pirmansah, Market & Statistics Officer, Mr. Klaudio Hosang, Admin. and Finance Officer and Ms. Julieane Camile Lacsina, COGENT... read more
ICC Session & Ministerial Meeting is the highest decision-making body of the Community and is held annually to discuss, deliberate and take policy decisions on the activities to be undertaken by the Community for the sustained development of the global coconut sector. The countries are represented at the Session by the Honourable Ministers of Agriculture/Trade/Commerce, Plenipotentiary Delegates authorized by the National Governments and Senior Officials from the concerned Ministries.
The three-day-long 58th ICC Session and Ministerial Meeting was conducted virtually from 28th-30th November 2022. The Government of Kingdom of Tonga held the... read more