15 May 2014

CaFAN delegates attend IFPRI 2020 International Conference

Written by Nyasha
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The CaFAN Network has representation at the IFPRI 2020 International Conference on "Enahancing Resiliance in Food and Nutrition Security for Small Island States".  The conference is taking place in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia from May 15-17th, 2014.

The delegates representing the network are Mr. Jethro Greene, Chef Coordinator, Mr. Evans Gooding, CaFAN Director and President of the North East Famers Organisation in Grenada; and Ms. Devica Sookoo, Youth representative in Trinidad andTobago.

Mr. Greene will sit on a High-level panel to bring the CaFAN's practical expreinces in enhancing resiliance in food and nutriton security.

Photos shows Greene and Sookoo; and Goodings, Minister of Agriculture - Ethiopia.

There are over 800 participants from 75 countries.

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About CaFAN

The Caribbean Farmers Network (CaFAN), formed in 2004, is a regional network of Farmers' Associations and Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) in the Caribbean. CaFAN's major focus is to foster linkages, training and information sharing amongst Caribbean farmers so that they are in a better position to respond to the key challenges facing the agricultural sector in the Caribbean.

CaFAN organises training workshops, advocacy, study tours, information sharing, regional planning sessions, and produces a variety of publications.

CaFAN Members

Membership of CaFAN is open to farmers’ associations in countries of the Caribbean region. To date, the following countries have participated in activities of CaFAN:  Antigua and Barbuda, Barbados, Bahamas, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Guyana, Jamaica, St Kitts/Nevis; St Lucia, St Vincent & the Grenadines, Trinidad & Tobago and Suriname.

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Stay in touch with CaFAN

Address:
P.O Box 827
New Montrose
Kingstown
St. Vincent & the Grenadines, West Indies

 

Telephone:
784-453-1004

 

Fax:
784-453-1239

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