World Coconut Day Celebration: Indonesian Coconut Festival, Limboto, Gorontalo


To celebrate The World Coconut Day and the 347th Gorontalo Regency Anniversary, Indonesian Coconut Festival has been conducted at Taman Budaya Limboto, on 22nd September 2020. The program included coconut bonsai exhibition and online webinar under the theme: “Reviving the People's Economy during the Covid-19 Pandemic by Restoring the Greatness of Coconuts”. 200 Coconut Bonsai Association members participated in the exhibition, which exhibited 6.000 unique coconut bonsai produced in an effort to stay productive and innovative during COVID-19. It was the first world coconut bonsai exhibition.

The online webinar was opened by Mr. Rahmat Pomalingo, Head of Agriculture Service, Gorontalo... read more

Online Training: "Processing and Marketing of Nata de Coco"


Online Training Program was conducted on 8th September 2020 with the theme “Processing and Marketing of Nata de Coco”. There were 100 participants remotely across the globe.

Non-Aligned Movement Centre for South-South Technical Cooperation (NAM CSSTC) works together with the International coconut community (ICC) with respect to providing cooperative services to the member countries in research and development programs, capacity-building, technology transfer and webinars or workshops.

The main objective of this agreement is to improve the welfare of member countries, enhance collaboration to promote positive attributes of coconut products, to counter any adverse publicity against coconut and its products, to... read more

World Coconut Day 2020 Webinar: "Invest in Coconut to Save the World"


International Coconut Community, Jakarta Indonesia, organized a webinar on 2nd September to mark the occasion of World Coconut Day with the theme “Invest in Coconut to Save the World”. More than 200 participated remotely across the globe which includes the representatives from ICC and Cogent Member Countries, research institutes, private sectors, and international partner organizations of ICC.

The webinar started with a video launched on the profile of ICC and followed by the opening remarks from the Honorable Lopaoó Natanielu Muá, Minister of Agriculture & Fisheries, Samoa, ICC Chairman. In his message, he appreciated the activities taken up by ICC in... read more