Ir Arriba

To guarantee food security

Let us coordinate our efforts in the Americas so that the countries can ensure food security for their populations within the current context, while recognizing and applauding all those who are working so that food continues to reach our tables.

  • Analysis of post covid-19 scenarios

  • Inspirational stories that reinforce our commitment

  • Perspectives on the agriculture sector during COVID-19

  • Report on the agrifood sector during the pandemic

  • Systematization of initiatives related to the operation of agrifood systems

    Systematization of initiatives related to the operation of agrifood systems

  • News

    U.S. Under Secretary of Agriculture views innovation as the key to progress for agrifood systems in the Americas

    This was one of the ideas shared by Ted McKinney, Under Secretary of Agriculture for Trade and Foreign Agricultural Affairs at the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), during a webinar aimed at discussing the importance of livestock production and animal protein.
  • News

    High-level event sees U.S. authorities and experts stressing the importance of livestock farming and consumption of animal protein

    Attending the meeting were Tom Vilsack, former United States Secretary of Agriculture and CEO of the U.S. Dairy Export Council; Ted McKinney, U.S. Under Secretary of Agriculture for Trade and Foreign Agricultural Affairs; Fritz Schneider, Chair of the Global Agenda for Sustainable Livestock; and Manuel Otero, Director General of IICA, among other specialists.
  • News

    Press release: After a “perfect storm”, bioenergy is offering solutions for post pandemic recovery

    The use of biofuels provides important benefits such as foreign currency savings and higher exports. With new paradigms in mobility, the aviation and maritime trade sectors are expecting to expand.
  • News

    Digital exclusion: an obstacle that hinders rural women’s work

    In 17 of the 23 Latin American and Caribbean countries analyzed, the number of women who report owning a mobile phone is lower compared to men. The greater the gender gap with respect to mobile phone ownership, the lower women’s participation in the workforce. Rural women are the least connected group.
  • News

    Largest global meeting on the Bioeconomy held for the first time in Latin America

    This year’s International Conference on Applied Bioeconomy Research, organized by the International Consortium on Applied Bioeconomy Research (ICABR), was co-organized by the Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries of Argentina and IICA.