Stakeholder Contact Information

Please contact infocentre@cardi.org for the QPM contacts database
 
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2016 QPM Belize This is a list of contact information for coconut stakeholder participants who attended the 2016 Quality Planting Material workshop coordinated by CARDI in Belize
2016 QPM Dominica This is a list of contact information for coconut stakeholder participants who attended the 2016 Quality Planting Material workshop coordinated by CARDI in Dominica
2016 QPM Guyana This is a list of contact information for coconut stakeholder participants who attended the 2016 Quality Planting Material workshop coordinated by CARDI in Guyana
2016 QPM St Lucia This is a list of contact information for coconut stakeholder participants who attended the 2016 Quality Planting Material workshop coordinated by CARDI in St Lucia
2016 QPM SVG This is a list of contact information for coconut stakeholder participants who attended the 2016 Quality Planting Material workshop coordinated by CARDI in St Vincent and the Grenadines
2016 QPM Suriname This is a list of contact information for coconut stakeholder participants who attended the 2016 Quality Planting Material workshop coordinated by CARDI in Suriname
2016 QPM Trinidad and Tobago This is a list of contact information for coconut stakeholder participants who attended the 2016 Quality Planting Material workshop coordinated by CARDI in Trinidad and Tobago
2016 QPM Jamaica This is a list of contact information for coconut stakeholder participants who attended the 2016 Quality Planting Material workshop coordinated by CARDI in Jamaica
Members of the National Stakeholder Platforms This resource contains lists of members of the Coconut National Stakeholder Platforms for selected countries in CARICOM.
Participants of CPT Training 2016 This is a list of contact information for coconut stakeholder participants who participated in training in  Good Agricultural Practics (GAPs) and Integrated Pest Management (IPM). 

Policy issues / Environment / Human resources

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The CARICOM Regional Transformation Programme for Agriculture Strategies for the Development of the Coconut Industry This report by Singh et al. highlights stratergies with respect to the rehabilitation, conservation and development of the Regional Coconut Industry. Such stratergies address topics such as pest and diseases, limitations of Coconut Production and failures to invest in rehabilitation of coconut plants, among others. CARICOM Coconut Industry Dev. Strategies
CARICOM Regional Transformation Programme for Agriculture: The Regional Coconut Industry: Global Market Intelligence
This report by Singh et al. reviws the global market for ‘coconuts’ where the focus is first placed on its major use as seed oil within the “oils and fats” category followed by an examination / analysis of other minor and varied uses for coconut. CARICOM Coconut Market Intelligence
Coconut Industry Development for the Caribbean This resource was made to accompany and summarize activities of a workshop prepared by CARDI. This document presents much of the information presented in the workshop. Coconut Industry Development for the Caribbean
Coconut in Dominican Republic This resource provides useful information on Coconut Production and some details of the industry in the Dominican Republic. Coconut Harvest of Dominican Republic
Coconut in St. Vincent This Article by Demion McTair provides information on the Coconut Industry in St. Vincent. Coconut Industry in St.Vincent
Coconut in Dominica This resource is from a mixture of sources which provide information on the Coconut Industry in Dominica. Coconut Industry in Dominica
Coconut in Guyana This resource is from a mixture of Newspaper sources which provide information on the Coconut Industry in Guyana. Guyana Coconut Industry
Coconut in Jamaica This resource is from a mixture of sources which provide information on the Coconut Industry in Jamaica. Jamaica Coconut Industry
Coconut in Trinidad and Tobago This Article by Louis B Home provides information on the Coconut Industry in Trinidad and Tobago. Trinidad Coconut Industry

 

Germplasm

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Assessment of current coconut genetic resources within the Caribbean using established protocols This Technical Report is an output from the collaboration between the International Trade Centre (ITC) and the Caribbean Agricultural Research & Development Institute (CARDI) as part of the EU funded project ‘Coconut Industry Development for the Caribbean’. The report has been prepared by CARDI Consultant Evans Ramkhelawan. Coconut Genetic Resources Assessment
History of Coconut Genetics This article by Lucas Brouwers describes some of the spread of coconuts through the Caribbean. Coconut Genetics
Coconut Genetics Resources This resource by the International Plant Genetic Resources Institute is a comprehensive report on the status of coconut genetics. Coconut Genetic Resources
Botany and Genetic Diversity in situ This resource from biodiversity.com provides details about botany and genetic diversity of coconut palms. Botany and Genetic Divertisty

 

Planting Material

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Manual on Coconut Nursery Establishment and Maintenance This Technical Report is an output from the collaboration between the International Trade Centre (ITC) and the Caribbean Agricultural Research & Development Institute (CARDI) as part of the EU funded project ‘Coconut Industry Development for the Caribbean’. The report has been prepared by CARDI Consultants Compton Paul and Evans Ramkhelawan. Manual on Coconut Nursery Establishment and Maintenance
FAO Coconut Information Sheet Information Sheet produced by the FAO providing general information pertaining to Coconuts. FAO Coconut Information Sheet
Planting and Care of Coconut Palms A planting and care guide on coconut palms as distributed by Advantage Information Management. Planting/Care
Quality Planting Material Production Coconut This presentation by Dr. Compton Paul and CARDI Consultant Evans Ramkhelawan highlights various best practices for the production of coconuts in plantations. Quality Planting Material Production
Expert System for Coconut This resource from Tamil Nadu Agricultural University provides a variety of information on Coconuts ranging from production practices to things such as variety and marketing information. Knowledge Based Information on Coconut

Production

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Coconut Animal Production Systems This Technical Report is an output from the collaboration between the International Trade Centre (ITC) and the Caribbean Agricultural Research & Development Institute (CARDI) as part of the EU funded project ‘Coconut Industry Development for the Caribbean’. The report has been prepared by CARDI Consultants Compton Paul and Evans Ramkhelawan. c-a production systems
Coconut Production Technology This Technical Report is an output from the collaboration between the International Trade Centre (ITC) and the Caribbean Agricultural Research & Development Institute (CARDI) as part of the EU funded project ‘Coconut Industry Development for the Caribbean’. The report has been prepared by CARDI Consultants Evans Ramkhelawan and Compton Paul. Coconut Production Technology
Manual on Coconut  Nursery Establishment and Maintenance This Manual is an output from the collaboration between the International Trade Centre (ITC) and the Caribbean Agricultural Research & Development Institute (CARDI) as part of the EU funded project ‘Coconut Industry Development for the Caribbean’. The report has been prepared by CARDI Consultants Compton Paul and Evans Ramkhelawan. Manual on Coconut  Nursery Establishment and Maintenance
Coconut Intercropping Systems This Technical Report is an output from the collaboration between the International Trade Centre (ITC) and the Caribbean Agricultural Research & Development Institute (CARDI) as part of the EU funded project ‘Coconut Industry Development for the Caribbean’. The report has been prepared by CARDI Consultants Compton Paul and Evans Ramkhelawan. Coconut Intercropping Systems
Challenges of Coconuts Pests and Diseases for the Caribbean This presentation by Simon Eden-Green presents many of the common Pests and Diseases affecting Coconut Production in the Caribbean. Challenges of Coconut Pests in Caribbean
Package of Practices of Coconuts This resource from the Coconut Development Board of India provides guidance on coconut production practices. Coconut Practices

Processing

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FAO Coconut Water Production This Guide by the FAO is designed for use as a learning resource for small and micro entrepreneurs who bottle coconut water, as well as a training resource for extension workers and trainers. It documents good practice for the application of a “middle level” of technology for the cold preservation of coconut water. FAO Coconut Water Production
Health Benefits of Coconut Oil This is an article outlining some of the health benefits of coconut oil.  Health Benefits of Coconut Oil
Processing Manual of Virgin Coconut Oil This manual has been produced by Divina D. Bawalan under the EU-FACT programme. This manual is intended as a primary source of practical knowledge on the proper handling and processing of fresh coconuts to ensure that VCO and its by-products will be produced to meet and possibly exceed international standards. Processing Manual Coconut Oil
General Information for Coconut Processing This article prepared by Tamil Nadu Agricultural University and sponsored by the Indian Council of Agricultural Research, provides general information on the processing of Coconuts into various goods. Coconut Processing Information
Processing of Green Coconut Water - Dominica This presentation by Ulanda Thomas shows some of the methods used for processing green coconut water in Dominica. Processing GCW - Dominica
Processing of Green Coconut Water - St.Lucia This presentation by Kenny Daniel shows some of the methods used for processing green coconut water in St. Lucia Processing GCW - St.Lucia
Processing of Green Coconut Water - Suriname This presentation by Soerinderpersad Debi-Tewarie shows some of the methods used for processing green coconut water in Suriname. Processing GCW - Suriname
Processing of Green Coconut Water - Jamaica This presentation by Philip Walsh shows some of the methods used for processing green coconut water in Jamaica. Processing GCW - Jamaica
Processing of Coconut Oil - Jamaica This presentation by Adrian Oneil Robinson shows some of the methods used for processing coconut oil in Jamaica. Processing Oil - Jamaica
Processing of Coconut Oil - Dominica This presentation by Delbert Telemaque shows some of the methods used for processing coconut oil in Dominica. Processing Oil - Dominica
Processing of Coconut Oil - St.Lucia This presentation by Renée De Myers shows some of the methods used for processing coconut oil in St.Lucia. Processing Oil - St.Lucia
Processing of Coconut Oil - Suriname This presentation shows some of the methods used for processing coconut oil in Suriname. Processing Oil - Suriname
Processing of Coconut Oil - Belize This presentation by Marie Sharp shows some of the methods used for processing coconut oil in Belize. Processing Oil - Belize
Processing of Coconut Oil - Guyana This presentation by Asraf Narine shows some of the methods used for processing coconut oil in Guyana. Processing Oil - Guyana

Transport

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Storage

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Marketing and Trade

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Product Investment Profile: Coconut Oil

This profile looks at the features of coconut oil, market considerations, global market trends, etc. Coconut Oil - Product Investment Profile.pdf

Product Investment Profile: Green Coconut Water (GCW)

This profile looks at the features of Green Coconut Water, market considerations, global market trends, etc. Coconut Water- Investment Profile

Connecting to the World through Regional Value Chains: Partnership Opportunities in Coconut Value Chain for the Small Caribbean Economies

This Report was prepared on behalf of the International Trade Centre (ITC) and draws it's information from interviews with coconut producing countries in the Caribbean. The report has been prepared by Ajmal Abdulsamad, a Senior Research Analyst at Duke University. Caribbean Coconut Value Chain

Consumerism

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Financial Resources and Business Systems

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The world market for coconut production An economic analysis of the the world market for coconut production from the perspective of the Philippines. The world market for coconut production

 

International Resources

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