CoGent Network

Events

July 2014: 17th Steering Committee Meeting of the International Coconut Genetic Resources Network (COGENT), Colombo, Sri Lanka

The 16th Steering Committee Meeting of the International Coconut Genetic Resources Network (COGENT) was held from 8th to 10th July 2012, in Kochi, Kerala, India. The next venue will be held in Sri Lanka in July 2014. The SC meeting is organized every two years, just before or after the COCOTECH meeting of APCC (Asian and Pacific Coconut Community). Piggy-backing the two meetings in the same location has many advantages:

Read more ...

June 2014: Publication of the Global Strategy for Conservation and Use of Coconut Genetic Resources

During the coming months, the main objective of the COGENT secretariat will be to finalize the 2014-2020 Global Strategy for Conservation and Use of Coconut Genetic Resources. This update of the existing strategy was requested by both country-members and funding agencies. This Global Strategy will facilitate achieving greater and more sustainable food security and agricultural development for the global coconut community.

Read more ...

You are here: Home ITAGS News Events