Agricultural authorities from the United States, Mexico and Uruguay shared their views on the role of livestock production in a sustainable food systemsThe officials participated in a forum organized by IICA and the World Economic Forum to prepare for the 2021 United Nations Food Systems Summit.
Costa Rican rural women develop technologies to increase the sustainability of production activities in their communitiesProjects related to reforestation, the recovery of biodiversity and water resource management, among other topics, were developed by youth from rural areas of Costa Rica during a virtual competition organized by the School of Geography of the University of Costa Rica, the UNDP and IICA.
IICA assists Dominica in new ‘resilience focused’ National Agriculture PolicyConsultation meeting with Fidel Grant, Minister of Blue and Green Economy, Agriculture and National Food Security
Costa Rica enjoyed more than three million dollars’ worth of IICA technical cooperation in 2019-2020IICA Costa Rica presented its work results and launched a virtual accountability platform.
Bioeconomy projects from Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica and Uruguay garner attention during global summitThe projects were presented by IICA and the Group of Producing Countries from the Southern Cone (GPS) during a workshop held at the Global Bioeconomy Summit 2020, the main global event on the bioeconomy.
The Mexican Senator Beatriz Paredes is the most recent IICA Goodwill Ambassador for her work in favor of the agriculture sector in the Americas and rural womenThe distinction was bestowed on her by the Director General of the Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture (IICA), Manuel Otero, in a ceremony in which the Secretary of Agriculture and Rural Development, Víctor Villalobos Arámbula, participated.