• H.E. Roy Mickey JOY : "The participation of so many actors (...) is a testimony of COLEACP's ongoing vision and commitment to Vanuatu"

  • COLEACP at the European Development Days 2015 in pictures!

  • Horizons magazine: Focus on sustainability !


PIP is a European cooperation programme managed by COLEACP. It is financed by the European Development Fund and implemented at the request of the ACP (Africa, Caribbean and Pacific) Group of States. In accordance with the Millennium Development Goals, the global objective is to: “Maintain and, if possible, increase the contribution made by export horticulture to the reduction of poverty in ACP countries”.

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Publication of the Month

Training manual n°13: Social Responsibility


"What does social responsibility mean? How to take an approach to social responsibility, and why?" Learn more from the new PIP Training Manual.

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  • "J’adresse au COLEACP mes vifs remerciements suite à votre assistance pour l’obtention de mon certificat GLOBAL G.A.P. Je compte depuis toujours sur votre appui pour faciliter mes relations commerciales avec des opérateurs européens"

    Djoumé Diakite
    Promoteur de MALI FRUITS & LEGUMES SARL, Mali
  • "Merci au COLEACP et au programme PIP car grâce à vous et à vos collaborateurs, nous avons obtenu notre certificat. Nous sommes passés de 40 à 300 tonnes de mangues exportées en une année" 

    Abdala Diallo
    GIE Blanche Canne, Mali
  • « Merci à la cellule formation du PIP dans son ensemble pour avoir facilité ma participation à la formation, et merci à nos 2 formateurs »

    Lanciné Traore
  • I have been working with an union of farmers for the last 6 Weeks to help them to achieve global gap certificates. We were doing trainings on Hygiene, Crop protection, Internal Auditors and coaching. There is alson an interest in online PIP trainings which I think very positive.

    Habtamu LIGABA
    Senior Trainer, Ethiopia
  • “Thanks to this workshop, all stakeholders in the food supply chain are well informed, closely linked and highly responsive to local and international market requirememnt and demands”

    Dr. Vele Pat Ila’ava
    Acting Agriculture and Livestock Department Secretary, Papua New Guinea
  • « La formation a atteint ses objectifs et toute mon équipe a été satisfaite. Il nous reste à la valoriser dans notre travail quotidien »

    Jean-Marie Sop
    Unapac, Cameroun
  • « Permettez-moi de vous remercier du fond du cœur pour la bonne organisation de cette formation très importante pour les producteurs de manguier »

  • "Thank you very much for organizing and supporting the Training Needs Assessment Workshop. This was an eye-opener for us and I believe that going forward, we will be able to provide an effective and cost effective training to our staff. We had a great time and the trainers were fabulous"

    Christine Shikuku
    HR/CSR manager for the company Tambuzi, Kenya
  • "Je me réjouis d’avoir participé à votre formation. Veuillez recevoir en retour mes vifs remerciements pour votre précieuse contribution et vos connaissances"

    Seyba Bagayoko
    Consultant, Mali
  • Je remercie le PIP d'avoir envoyé les support pédagogiques pour notre formation. J'avoue avoir compris beaucoup de choses indispensables pour exporter des mangues de haute de qualité en les lisant. Nous sommes très content de la mise en œuvre de notre partenariat avec vous

    Alassane TRAORE
  • "We specifically thank the PIP team for the very useful recent training in the TNA method held in Tigoni which was very helpful and relevant to our production process. It was a real eye opener."

    Benson Njoroge
    Technical Manager, GREENLANDS
  • "Thank you COLEACP for considering our company and we hope we will continue to work together. This training really changed our perspective and we will wholly implement what we were trained"

    Purity Muraguri
    System Auditor, QUALITY FARM PRODUCE, Kenya