This initiative is part of a technical cooperation agreement between SAGARPA and IICA, signed in 2014 in Yucatán, within the framework of the Third Mexico-Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Summit.
The three entities have established a partnership to drive the development of technological solutions, with the aim of bridging the digital gap in the agriculture sector of Latin America and the Caribbean. The first programs, which will involve the creation of apps for water and pest management, as well as chatbots to assist farmers, will be launched in Argentina and Brazil.
Microsoft, Global Hitss and IICA join forces to drive the digital transformation of agriculture in Latin America
Partnering to improve productivity and environmental sustainability for small-holder farmers
WTO and IICA to train professionals from 11 countries of the Americas in the application of sanitary measures for agrifood trade
Interáguas strengthens water resource management in Brazil
Fue realizada por Radio Nacional de Concepción de Uruguay en la ExpoRural 2018 en Argentina, sobre la misión que encabeza junto a Ministros y Viceministros de 11 países del Caribe, para intercambiar experiencias, incorporar conocimientos e innovación en materia de tecnología aplicada a la producción agropecuaria.