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Artisan Chocolate Manufacturers in the Caribbean

For Release Upon Receipt - Tuesday, December 22, 2015

DEVELOPMENT OF A TRAINING PROGRAMME – CAPACITY BUILDING OF ARTISAN CHOCOLATE MANUFACTURERS IN THE CARIBBEAN

GENERAL PROCUREMENT NOTICE

The Centre for Food Security and Entrepreneurship of the University of the West Indies [CFSE]has received financing from the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) in an amount equivalent to US$140,000 towards the cost of the Project, ‘Development of a Training Programme – Capacity Building of Artisan Chocolate Manufacturers in the Caribbean’, and intends to apply a portion of the proceeds of this financing to eligible payments under contracts procured under this project. Payments by CDB will be made only at the request of CFSE and upon approval by CDB, and will be subject in all respects to the terms and conditions of the Financing Agreement. The Financing Agreement prohibits withdrawal from the financing account for the purpose of any payment to persons or entities, or for any import of goods, if such payment or import, to the knowledge of CDB, is prohibited by a decision of the United Nations Security Council taken under Chapter VII of the Charter of the United Nations. No party other than CFSE shall derive any rights from the Financing Agreement or have any claim to the proceeds of the Financing.

The following consultancy assignments will be procured under the project:

(a) Development of a Post Graduate Training Programme – Capacity building of Artisan Chocolate Manufacturers in the Caribbean.

It is expected that these will be procured during the period, January 2016 to June 2016.

Consultants from member countries of CDB will be eligible to participate in this procurement opportunity.

CFSE is the Executing Agency for the project. Further details of the project can be obtained by contacting the address below.

Address and Contact Information of Executing Agency:

Professor Leonard O’Garro, Ph.D.

Director

Centre for Food Security and Entrepreneurship [CFSE]

CARICOM Research Building

The University of the West Indies

Cave Hill Campus

Barbados

Phone: (246) 417-7535 or 7536

Email: leonard.ogarro@cavehill.uwi.edu

leonard.ogarro492@gmail.com










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