Communique From RSPO Workshop in Benin

PREAMBLE The Round Table on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) certification assures buyers of palm oil products that the standards of production are sustainable. On the international scene, this certification is required for large plantations/processors to supply palm oil products to the big industrial consumers/secondary processors. The large plantations that are RSPO certified can only buy…

Towards Self-Sustaining Development in the Niger Delta: Narrating and Showcasing a Re-Imagined Niger Delta

The Foundation for Partnership Initiatives in the Niger Delta (PIND), in collaboration with the Imo State Government and Market Development for the Niger Delta (DAI -MADE) is set to hold the fifth edition of the Niger Delta Development Forum (NDDF) in Owerri, Imo State, from October 19-20, 2016 with the theme ‘Towards Self-Sustaining Development in the…

GIZ, PIND Partner with Federal Government, Development Organizations on National Cassava Summit

Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) and Foundation for Partnership Initiatives in the Niger Delta (PIND) Partners with Federal Government, Development Organizations on National Cassava Summit   Theme: Towards a U.S. $5 billion Per Annum Cassava Industry in the Next Five Years Abuja, Nigeria – On September 8th, 2016, GIZ and PIND, in collaboration with…