Lisa Rotteveel joins Q-Point
Lisa joined Q-Point in the middle of February and has already made many contributions to training courses, writing terms of references, etc.
Kick-off SQIL Georgia GEOGAP improving food safety and food quality
We have started the Land O’Lakes Venture37 Safety and Quality Investment in Livestock (SQIL) project!
Workshops LMSINDO LMNA and curriculum review SMK-PP Kupang
Our consultant Olivia Ansenk recently participated as a keynote speaker in the online Lokakarya dissemination workshops. The event was hosted by Q-Point as part of the Nuffic Orange Knowledge Programme LMSINDO (Link and Match SMK Indonesia), with MSM as leading partner.
The Gambia collection toys and children’s clothing on its way
Q-Point recently collected children’s clothing and toys, after which the items were shipped to Brikama in Gambia. Saikou’s family and Yassin’s family live on a compound, along with a number of other families.
January 2022 Chain of Custody certification mandatory for packers and traders GLOBALG.A.P. products
By 1 January 2022, all companies wishing to continue trading or packaging GLOBALG. A.P. products must be certified for the Chain of Custody Standard (CoC).
Third newsletter NICHE-KEN-212
The third newsletter NICHE-KEN-212 is out! Read the views of two Pwani University professors, the gender champion, an intern at the university and a PhD student on the importance of the project and the progress made so far.
Update Capacity Building Food Nutrition Ethiopia – NICHE-ETH-179
We have published our second newsletter about the Nuffic-project NICHE-ETH-179, funded by the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs. In the newsletter yo will find the progress and the actions taken so far, told by the Dean of Hawassa University, an assistant professor of the associated College of Agriculture and one of our involved consultants agribusiness.
New report study Zimbabwean fruit and vegetable sector
In 2019, the Netherlands Enterprise Agency (RVO ) commissioned Q-Point to conduct a study on the Zimbabwean fruit and vegetable sector. This scoping study provides an overview of the current state of the sector.
Capacity development Zimbabwean fruit and vegetable farmers (OKP-TMT.18.00296 ZIM)
Q-Point has conducted a tailor-made training programme (TMT) in Zimbabwe on GLOBALG.A.P. implementation in Zimbabwe last year, designed for the farmers’ organisation Sisonke Ag-Fresh (SAF) and part of the Orange Knowledge Programme, funded by the Netherlands’ Ministry of Foreign Affairs and managed by Nuffic.
Wrap-up project TMT value chains Chinhoyi University Zimbabwe
We are happy to update you on the tailor-made training (OKP-TMT.18/00051) project at Chinhoyi University of Technology (CUT, click here for the website) in Zimbabwe, as part of the Orange Knowledge Programme (more info here), funded by the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs and managed by Nuffic.