Friday 1st December 2017 – COCOA FESTIVAL CONFERENCE
PRE – OPENING CONFERENCE SESSIONS on Thursday 30 November, 2017 between 2pm – 5pm
Panel 1: Understanding the strategic role of women in cocoa from a production perspective.
Panel 2: Challenges faced by FMCG Operations and how they are addressed
OFFICIAL OPENING: The Festival Conference on Sustainability from a cultural perspective will be declared opened at 10.00am by The Hon Minister, Federal Ministry of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed.
Morning Session: 10.00 am – 12.00 noon
Governor, State of Osun and Ministerial Addresses by Hon Minister, Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Hon Minister of State, Federal Ministry of Trade and Industry
Afternoon Session: 2pm – 6pm
Panel 1 – The role of key stakeholders along the value chain of cocoa from production to consumption
Panel 2 – Producing Cocoa, Protecting the Environment and Preserving the Livelihood.
Panel 3 – Funding Cocoa projects – Challenges and way forward