• Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture
  • Agriculture: A priority for sustainable development in the Americas


  • Washington, United States
    Tue, 07/30/2019

    The IICA Representation in the US hosts the Executive Committee Meeting of the Market Information Organization of the Americas (MIOA)

    From harmonizing product terms, to sharing Best Practices, to promoting greater market transparency –The MIOA is working well for producers and buyers in the Americas.

  • Washington D.C., EE.UU.
    Tue, 07/23/2019

    IICA fosters dialogue in Washington on antimicrobial resistance and its impact on trade

    IICA hosted a roundtable discussion related to sanitary and phytosanitary negotiations, which included the participation of representatives of the international agrifood community and importers from Canada, the European Union and the United States.

  • IICA USA hosts the Second Roundtable on International SPS Negotiations
    Washington, DC
    Thu, 07/11/2019

    Second Roundtable on International SPS Negotiations - Anti Microbial Resistance and trade implications

  • Portoviejo, Ecuador
    Mon, 07/08/2019

    Ecuador inaugurates plant that produces biocosmetics for commercial sale made from pine-nut oil

    A project by IICA and the Ministry of Energy and Non-Renewable Natural Resources of Ecuador allowed for consolidating this business undertaking in the field of bioeconomy, which will be operated by pine-nut producers in the province of Manabí.

  • San José, Costa Rica
    Thu, 06/27/2019

    Countries prepare for upcoming Codex Alimentarius standards on food hygiene and animal nutrition

    Delegates from 18 Latin American and Caribbean countries reviewed standards to be approved by the Codex Alimentarius Commission in Geneva in July.

  • San Jose, Costa Rica
    Fri, 06/21/2019

    IICA calls for strengthening sanitary controls to prevent the spread of African swine fever

    The Director General of the Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture (IICA), Manuel Otero, underscored the need for collaborative work between official and private veterinary services in the organization’s 34 member countries. IICA is currently planning actions aimed at strengthening emergency preparedness and response.


Ir Arriba