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  • News

    Region on the alert for possible new Covid-free sanitary barriers to international food trade

    Concern was expressed by production sector representatives in an international seminar organized by IICA and GPS, in collaboration with CIARA-CEC and other agricultural and trade promotion organizations.
  • News

    “Producing specialty coffee is more than a job; it’s a passion”

    A young man from Honduras runs a family farm whose coffee is leading an online auction that will be held on August 12 with support from PROCAGICA, a program implemented by the European Union and IICA.
  • News

    Hemispheric meeting: Ministers of Agriculture of the Americas to define mechanisms to strengthen food security

    The ministerial meeting is being promoted by the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development of Mexico, with support from IICA and FAO.
  • News

    Short marketing circuits and the digitalization of agricultural trade are promoted in Costa Rica

    A pilot plan launched by IICA and other organizations is already operating in a Costa Rican community and will be validated for use in two additional locations.
  • News

    Eight South American singers and musical groups join the IICA tribute to food chain workers

    Approximately 100 artists and musical groups have now come on board the IICA initiative to turn the political and social spotlight on the agriculture sector and rurality during Covid-19.


  • Soil health: the welfare of all humanity

  • IICA - PAD agreement

  • Especial musical Alimento Para Todos

  • Opportunities for Digital Agriculture in Latin America and the Caribbean. Rapid Response to COVID-19

  • Tribute to food chain workers

    Popular music homage to those who work day to day to put food on our tables

    A campaign to express appreciation to and recognize the work of farmers and food chain workers who, at the height of the Covid-19 pandemic, guarantee food production, transportation, commercialization and supply in countries throughout the Americas.

  • High-level seminars

    Analysis of post covid-19 scenarios

  • The Outlook for Agriculture and Rural Development in the Americas:

    A Perspective on Latin America and the Caribbean

    Each edition of the ECLAC-FAO-IICA joint report analyzes the main trends that affect agriculture and impact the lives of rural dwellers, and provides an outlook on possible future scenarios with respect to each topic covered by the document.

  • Rural Women


    The authors dissect data and statistics on the lives of rural women, and explain the urgency of creating opportunities to empower them; they also describe the reasons for which rural women should be prioritized in national and international agenda.