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Cocoa stori kam alaef at SolChoc Festival 2019

Published Friday, May 31 2019

If you love chocolate and are interested in knowing more about the flourishing cocoa industry of the Solomon Islands, then the 2019 SolChoc Festival is the place to be. The SolChoc Festival, now in its fourth year, will be a celebration of all things cocoa in Honiara, bringing together key players and partners of the...

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Better transport for improved livelihoods

Published Thursday, May 30 2019

Limited transportation connectivity is a recurring constraint to market access for Solomon Islands’ exports. While transportation is integral to the successful functioning of any agricultural sector, the plight of the sector is also exacerbated by poor infrastructure and local geographical factors. To address connectivity issues and improve market access for Solomon Islands’ agricultural exports, the...

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PNG coffee, a source of national pride

Published Tuesday, May 21 2019

In the build-up to the inaugural National Coffee Symposium 2019, international coffee specialists have been invited to participate at the symposium. They bring with them a wealth of knowledge in coffee and will team up with leading coffee specialists in the country to chart a way forward for the industry. In this Q&A, ANDREW HETZEL...

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PNG coffee “holds great promise”

Published Monday, May 20 2019

In the build-up to the inaugural National Coffee Symposium 2019, international coffee specialists have been invited to participate at the symposium. They bring with them a wealth of knowledge in coffee and will team up with leading coffee specialists in the country to chart a way forward for the industry. NICOLE MOTTEUX is a sustainable...

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PNG coffee, an incredible story to tell

Published Sunday, May 19 2019

In the build-up to the inaugural National Coffee Symposium 2019, international coffee specialists have been invited to participate at the symposium. They bring with them a wealth of knowledge in coffee and will team up with local coffee specialists to chart a way forward for the industry. MICK WHEELER was appointed Overseas Representative of PNG’s...

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Brewing a better future for PNG’s coffee industry

Published Friday, May 17 2019

Colleagues and competitors of Papua New Guinea’s coffee industry will meet over two days next week at the National Coffee Symposium to discuss the future of the industry.

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PHAMA Plus, growing Pacific livelihoods and economies

Published Thursday, April 11 2019

A new phase of the Pacific Horticultural and Agricultural Market Access or PHAMA Program was launched in Suva, Fiji today. Known as PHAMA Plus, the new phase of the Australian and New Zealand supported aid-for-trade program builds on the foundation established by PHAMA in 2011. PHAMA Plus is a multi-country program with offices in Fiji,...

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Chocolates, volcanoes and women in cocoa

Published Friday, March 08 2019

International Women’s Day is observed every year in recognition and celebration of women around the world. This year, the International Women’s Day 2019 #IWD2019 campaign theme of #BalanceforBetter is a call to action for driving gender balance across the world. The following article highlights the achievements of two women who are making a difference in...

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