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UN Women Executive Director Michelle Bachelet statement for the International Day of Rural Women

UN Women Executive Director Michelle Bachelet statement for the International Day of Rural Women End hunger and advance food security — empower rural women. Prioritizing women is not a choice. It is a necessity. This year’s International Day of Rural Women should remind us of the huge contributions that rural women make to social and […]

National Food Security Campaign Launched

Minister of Food Production, Land and Marine Affairs Vasant Bharath and Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar on July 20, 2011 launched the National Campaign to promote food security in Trinidad and Tobago at the Diplomatic Centre, St Ann’s. Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar and Minister of Food Production, Land and Marine Affairs Vasant Bharath look at some of […]

2011 Mango Festival

mango festival 2011

Once again, mangophiles gathered to celebrate the mango season at the third Mango Festival in T&T held on 3rd July. The University of the West Indies’ field station was again the venue of this festive occasion and the U.W.I. staff -Dr. Cockburn, James at the filed station and many others- deserve much praise. IICA also gives […]

ANNUAL MANGO FESTIVAL 2011: Vendor’s Tent Application and Agreement Form

Persons desirous of acquiring tents for vending at the Mango Festival can obtain a copy of the Application Form by clicking on the link below. Please note the deadline for the submission of completed applications, payment and a copy of a valid Food Handlers Permit is JUNE 15, 2011. NRWPTT_3rd_Annual_Mango_Festival_Revised_registration_form