Read our latest posts, interviews and reports

Successful Businesses

By webmaster | Mar 31, 2016 | Comments Off on Successful Businesses

Successful Businesses Local sourcing has contributed to the success of the businesses we profile on this page. Click on each one to discover how. Aelan Chocolate Makers, Vanuatu Hand crafted artisan chocolate, made from bean to bar in Vanuatu, South Pacific Learn More Belmont Estate, Grenada Established in the 1600’s as a plantation, Belmont Estate…

Read More

Contact Us

By webmaster | Feb 29, 2016 | Comments Off on Contact Us

Contact Us Send Us a Message Visiting Address CTAAgro Business Park 26708 PW WageningenThe NetherlandsTel: +31 (0)317 467100Fax: +31 (0)317 460067 Brussels Office 39 Rue Montoyer1000 BrusselsBelgiumTel: +32 (0) 2 5137436Fax: +32 (0) 2 5113868 PO Box PO Box 3806700 AJ WageningenThe Netherlands

Read More


By webmaster | Feb 29, 2016 | Comments Off on Resources

Resources Global Caribbean Pacific Africa Global Tourism for Sustainable Development in Least Developed Countries International Trade Centre, 10 July 2017. Download. Transforming Tourism: Tourism in the 2030 Agenda Mechtild Maurer, ECPAT Deutschland e.V., Berlin, March 2017. Download. UNWTO Gastronomy network Action plan 2016 / 2017 UN World Tourism Authority. 2016. Download. The Case for Responsible Travel: Trends & Statistics 2016 Center…

Read More


By webmaster | Feb 29, 2016 | Comments Off on Events

Events January 2016   Taste of Cayman Food & Wine Festival, Cayman Islands: 28 January 2016 Over thirty restaurants host booths at Camana Bay, near Seven Mile Beach. Taste-tempting selections include a variety of food and beverages. Patrons vote for their favorites with wood tokens. Last year’s winners included slow roasted goat with local calabaza and…

Read More

Press & Media

By webmaster | Feb 29, 2016 | Comments Off on Press & Media

News News feed from various RSS sources

Read More

Sourcing locally

By webmaster | Feb 29, 2016 | Comments Off on Sourcing locally

Sourcing Locally What is local sourcing? How can it be successfully adopted by a business (farmer, agribusines, chef, restaurant, hotel…etc.)? What support is available to get started in or to support local sourcing? This page will address these questions and others. What is local sourcing Local sourcing typically denotes the sourcing, purchasing or procurement of…

Read More


By webmaster | Feb 29, 2016 | Comments Off on Cuisine

Cuisine Six recipes from case studies – featuring key local products , their history and traditions, characteristics and use. Samoa Cocoa is synonymous with Samoan cuisine and every Samoan grew up with the comforting aroma of freshly brewed local cocoa (koko samoa) brewing in their home. In this recipe, Dora uses koko as an innovative…

Read More

Culinary Education

By webmaster | Feb 29, 2016 | Comments Off on Culinary Education

Starting Out (Young Chefs) Chris Cocker, Chief Executive Officer, South Pacific Tourism Organisation (SPTO) Mr. Christopher Cocker is a Tongan national and is the CEO of the South Pacific Tourism Organisation. Learn More Culinary Training in the Pacific Culinary Trainings are boosting Food Tourism in the Pacific Region Participants visiting the Culinary training workshop and…

Read More

Chefs Network

By webmaster | Feb 29, 2016 | Comments Off on Chefs Network

Profiles of Chefs for development Meet the local Chefs for Development. Colin Chung Colin Chung is a chef, caterer and international hospitality consultant. With a BBA In Travel Industry Management from the UH at Manoa… Learn More Peter Edey Arguably Barbados’ most celebrated Chef, the name Peter Edey is now synonymous with Caribbean cuisine… Learn More…

Read More