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Compete Caribbean Newsletter August - September 2019

In June 2019, Compete Caribbean closed a competition for clusters projects across the region, which received 42 applications. Following a thorough, systematic and difficult evaluation process, as well as a pitch presentation before an independent panel of judges on July 26, 2019, 6 proposals were selected to move on to the next phase of cluster development plan:

COUNTRY PROJECT SECTOR

 

LEADING INSTITUTION

Belize "The Farmers' Wallet": digital Wallet for, competitive and certifiable export agro-processing. Agro-processing and Services Belize Sugar Industries Ltd- ASR Group
Belize

Sugar and Cultural Eco Trail in Northern Belize

 

Agro-processing AND  Creative and Cultural Industries. Progressive Sugar Cane Producers Association
Jamaica Jamaica Sauces & Spices Cluster - Building a Shared Brand  Agroprocessing Catiki Foods Limited
Jamaica Sustainable revenue stream diversification for the Jamaica Cocoa Cluster (JCC) Agroprocessing The Jamaica Cocoa Farmers’ Association (JCFA)
Suriname Upgrading   the Suriname   Caribbean   high-quality sustainable seafood value chain Aquaculture African Caribbean Food Industry (ACFIFOOD NV.)
Trinidad and Tobago The Organic Caribbean Fine Cocoa Cluster (The OCFCC) Agroprocessing Ubergreen Organics Ltd

 

For more information, see the attached newsletter of Compete Caribbean.

 

 

 

 

 

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