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JBDC to host Business Forum on Agriculture & Fishing industry


The Jamaica Business Development Corporation (JBDC) will host a Business Dialogue forum on Wednesday, March 10, 2021, under the theme: Agriculture & Fisheries is Big Business: Beyond Crop & Catch!

The forum is being staged against the backdrop of the newly announced Formalising Operators in the Jamaican Agricultural and Fisheries Sector project which is being funded by the International Labour Organisation (ILO) and implemented by the government of Jamaica.

One hundred participants are set to benefit from enterprise formalisation and capacity development under the project.

This week’s conversation will include conversation from decision makers from both the national policy level as well as within the education sector.

Panellists are:
• Hon. Dr. Norman Dunn, MP - Minister of State, Ministry of Industry, Investment & Commerce
• Dr. Derrick Deslandes - President, College of Agriculture, Science and Education
• Mr. Vaughn Barnaby - Snr. Director, Strategic Planning Performance & Project Management – RADA
The session will be moderated by Harold Davis, Deputy CEO of the JBDC.

The event commences at 5:30pm on the Zoom platform.

To register, click on the flyer below, complete the form and submit.

REGISTRATION LINK https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZEuduqupj4vE91VSoEoEQ1vKe7qkfr0dhFs