Consultations in Halifax, Fredericton, Moncton and Charlottetown highlighted common areas of interest and revealed programs that were amenable to the scale in LAC.
They called on research centers and international funding and cooperation organizations to support national, regional and hemispheric programs that will foster increased productivity across the continent.
Specialists from IICA, FAO, and ECLAC presented an analysis of the challenges faced by, and opportunities for agriculture in the region during a high-level technical forum held in Mexico.
At an activity being held prior to the most important ministerial meeting on agriculture in the Americas, the delegates are discussing an inter-American declaration intended to promote agricultural productivity and rural inclusion.
A project by IICA has benefited over 60 Colombian families by incorporating forest products to viable business models.
International Conference on Public Policy and Family Farming –bringing together experts in the search for solutions to the challenges of smallholder production –comes to a close.