World Coconut Day 2022 Celebration


World Coconut Day is observed every year 2 September, to Commemorate the establishment of ICC by all coconut-producing country. The World Coconut Day celebrations are carried out in the form of festivals, seminars, and other mode of celebration.

The 2022 World Coconut Day theme was “Growing Coconut for Better Future and Life”. To accommodate the participant’s enthusiasm, this year ICC invited nominations for awards in different catagories which included Best Innovative Farmer, Best Micro Small and Medium Enterprise, Best Coconut Farmer Organization, and Best Coconut Scientist and invited nominations from all... read more

1st International IPM Symposium in Coconut


International Coconut Community and the Philippines Coconut Authority organized the four-day 1st International Integrated Pest and Disease Management Symposium on Coconut virtually from 23-26 August 2022. The theme was: Implementing IPM to Sustainably Protect Coconut, Producers and Industry”. The general objective of organizing the symposium is to establish an international IPM network system and synergy to protect the coconut producers & industries, conserve the coconut genetic resources and diversity from the adverse impact of pests and diseases... read more

ICC attended the Coconut Conservation Conference


The Samarinda State Agricultural Polytechnic (Politani Samarinda) and the Coalition of Coconut Producing Districts (Koalisi Kabupaten Penghasil Kelapa/KOPEK) held the Coconut Conservation Conference with the theme “Coconut for Conservation and Conserving World Coconut”,  at Novotel Hotel, Balikpapan 29-30 June 2022. The event was attended by central and local governments, coconut industries, MSME business actors, academics, coconut activists, university students, and coconut farmers, with the purpose to build national and international awareness of the importance of conserving coconut commodities and germplasm, the use of coconut in land rehabilitation, and environmental conservation efforts. Dr.... read more