The public is invited to comment on the proposed Good Agriculture and Collection Practice Plus (GACP+) standard for devil’s claw biotrade. Any person wishing to comment on the draft standard can do so by sending either comments posted in the document itself and sending such to firstname.lastname@example.org or writing an email with your comments to email@example.com. Commenting is open until 30 November 2021.
Further questions can be addressed to Ms Dagmar Honsbein, Secretary General at NANCi at above email address.
We have the following training:
|Dates||Time||Venue||Proposed attendees in the DC value chain||Focus of Discussions||Comments|
|Katima Mulilo||26.10.2021||08h00 – 13h00||Bienatis Conference Centre||Harvesters, Processors, Traders, Agents, Exporters, Community Support Organisations, regulators||Proposed GACP+ Standard||Afternoon: visit to a DC community close to Katima|
|Sibinda||27.10.2021||10h00 – 13h00||Sibinda Kindergarten||Harvesters, Processors, Exporters, Community members, interested stakeholders||Support to mothers/ parents working in DC harvesting & processing||During morning, visit Sibinda Village to discuss the social project Further time to visit a DC community along the way|
|Rundu||28.10.2021||08h00 – 13h00||Kavango River Lodge and Conference Centre||Harvesters, Processors, Traders, Agents, Exporters, Community Support Organisations, regulators||Proposed GACP+ Standard||Return to Windhoek in afternoon|
|Windhoek||29.10.2021||08h30 – 14h00||Arebbusch Travel Lodge and Conference Centre||Harvesters, Processors, Traders, Agents, Community Support Organisations, exporters, regulators||Proposed GACP+ Standard|
|Windhoek||4.11.2021||09h00 – 16h00||GZ Conference Centre (Dr. W-Külz Street, Windhoek West)||Exporters, Community Support Organisations, NGOs, regulators||Proposed GACP+ Standard Proposed amendments to the Devil’s Claw Policy|
Attendees need to RSVP please for the respective venues to firstname.lastname@example.org. We have catered for the participation of 50 persons per venue.