CWA 2018 Strengthening Agriculture for a Healthier Future in the Region OCTOBER 8 -12 2018 (09 August 2018 ver5)
DATE 6th 7th 8th 9th   10th 11th 12th
Time Saturday Sunday Monday Tuesday   Wednesday Thursday Friday
8:00-16:00     Registration Media Briefing Media Briefing Media Briefing  
8:00-8:30 Arrival of Delegates (all day) Media Briefing
Room Room 1  Room 1  Room 1 (LESC) Room 2 (LESC) Room 3 (LESC) Room 4 (LESC) Room 5 (LESC) Hilton Room Room 1 (LESC) Room 2 (LESC) Room 3 (LESC) Room 4 (LESC) FIELD TRIP Room 1 (Hilton) Room 1 (Hilton) Room 2 (Hilton) Field Tour Exhibition space (LESC) Hilton Room Exhibition space (LESC) OFFSITE
8:30-10:15     Plenary/ Press Opening         COTED Officials Meeting                       By Invitation Only (Barbados Hilton ) School Feeding Programs as a Policy Instrument for Food and Nutrition Security  (FAO) Youth in Agriculture (FAO, CTA, IICA)  Coconut, Climate Resilience, Small Ruminants (CARDI)  Natural Resource Manage't and Disaster Risk Manage't - Implications for FNS and the Agriculture Sector   Alliance Meeting (Start 9:00 a.m.) 8:30 - 11:30 33rd Meeting of the Board of Govenors of CARDI  CAHFSA 11th Board of Directors Meeting Agricultural Value Chains-Learning Route (FAO);                      or             Greenland Livestock Station (Bdos Min. Agri.) Trade Show and Exhibition Open (10:00 to 20::30) 75th Special Meeting of COTED (Agriculture)- Ministerial Session By Invitation Only(Barbados Hilton ) Trade Show and Exhibition Open (10:00 to 22:00) Various Field Trips  for spouses (optional) sign up required
10:15 -10:45     Morning Coffee Break Morning Coffee Break    Morning Coffee Break Morning Coffee Break Morning Coffee Break 
10:45-12:30     School Feeding Programs as a Policy Instrument for Food and Nutrition Security  (FAO) Caribbean Coconut Industry Technical Seminar Launch (CARDI) Natural Resource Manag't and Disaster Risk Manage't - Implications for FNS and the Agriculture Sector COTED Officials Meeting                               By Invitation Only (Barbados Hilton ) School Feeding Programs as a Policy Instrument for Food and Nutrition Security  (FAO) Youth in Agriculture (FAO, CTA, IICA)  Coconut, Climate Resilience, Small Ruminants (CARDI)  Natural Resource Manage't and Disaster Risk Manage't - Implications for FNS and the Agriculture Sector   Alliance Meeting  8th Special Meeting of the Ministerial Council of the CRFM CAHFSA 11th Board of Directors Meeting 75th Special Meeting of COTED (Agriculture)- Ministerial Session By Invitation Only(Barbados Hilton )
12:30 -13:30     Lunch Lunch   Ministerial Sponsored Lunch - George Alleyne Chronic Disease Research Centre (GA-CDRC) and The Agri-Business Development Thematic Group  Ministerial  Lunch 13:00-14:45 Ministerial Sponsored Lunch (Hosting by FAO,IICA)…By Invitation Only
13:30 -15:30     School Feeding Programs as a Policy Instrument for Food and Nutrition Security  (FAO) Climate Resilience & Coconut (CARDI) Coconuts - Trade and Investment (CARDI) Small Ruminants & Coconuts (CARDI) Natural Resource Manage't and Disaster Risk Manage't - Implications for FNS and the Agriculture Sector (FAO/IICA) COTED Officials Meeting                              By Invitation Only (Barbados Hilton ) School Feeding Programs as a Policy Instrument for Food and Nutrition Security  (FAO) Youth in Agriculture (FAO, CTA, IICA) Propel Seminar - Applying the Market Systems Approach Natural Resource Manage't and Disaster Risk Manage't - Implications for FNS and the Agriculture Sector Coconut field trip (CARDI) Alliance Meeting  Agricultural Ministerial Caucus By Invitation only (FAO - 13.30-14.30 and IICA - 14.30-15.30)…1 hr. each per agency CAHFSA 11th Board of Directors Meeting 75th Special Meeting of COTED (Agriculture)- Ministerial Session By Invitation Only(Barbados Hilton )
15:30 -15:45     Afternoon Coffee Break Afternoon Coffee Break Afternoon Coffee Break Afternoon Coffee Break Afternoon Coffee Break  
15:45-18:30     School Feeding Programs as a Policy Instrument for Food and Nutrition Security  (FAO) Climate Resilience & Coconut (CARDI)  Coconuts - Trade and Investment (CARDI)   Natural Resource Manage't and Disaster Risk Manage't - Implications for FNS and the Agriculture Sector COTED Officials Meeting                      By Invitation Only (Barbados Hilton ) School Feeding Programs as a Policy Instrument for Food and Nutrition Security  (FAO) Youth in Agriculture (FAO, CTA, IICA) Propel Seminar - Applying the Market Systems Approach   Opening Ceremony, Reception and Trade Show 18:00-22:00 (LESC) OECS Ministerial Caucus By Invitation Only CAHFSA 11th Board of Directors Meeting 75th Special Meeting of COTED (Agriculture)- Ministerial Session By Invitation Only(Barbados Hilton )
Small Ruminants & Coconuts (CARDI)     PRESS CONFERENCE 
18:30-19:15       COTED Officials Meeting                      By Invitation Only (Barbados Hilton ) School Feeding Programs as a Policy Instrument for Food and Nutrition Security  (FAO) Youth in Agriculture (FAO, CTA, IICA)     Host Country Ministerial Reception/ Gala at Prime Minister’s Official Residence  19:00-21:30 Savour  Barbados , Museum ( 18:30-20:00)
19:15-2030     Cultural Show - Errol Barrow Centre for Creative Imagination, UWI