Darjeeling (India), Argan oil (Morocco), Blue Mountain coffee (Jamaica), Rooibos tea (South Africa ) or Penja pepper (Cameroon) areOrigin Linked Quality Products(OLPs) that play an important role in the rural development of the regions where they are grown. Hundreds of products in Africa could, if their potentials were properly identified, play an important role in improving incomes of the local producers.
Together with FAO, ROPPA, WIPO, UNIDO, OAPI and REDD,CTAruns a two yearscapacity building programmeon OLPs.
The next training will be held in Ghana on 12-17 May, 2014 for English-speaking countries, namely : Gambia, Ghana, Liberia, Nigeria, Rwanda and Sierra Leone.
The registration is now open at:https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/BQVYBRK