Ir Arriba

CLIMATE CHANGE, NATURAL RESOURCES AND MANAGEMENT OF PRODUCTION RISKS

This program concentrates on issues related to the sustainability of natural resources, particularly soil and water, and on managing risks associated with the dynamics of agroproduction and the rural environment.

Actions are geared towards achieving sustainable management of production resources, increased resilience capacity and the development of platforms to enable efficient and effective management of the risk of external shocks.

  • News

    AgroArt, the IICA Virtual Museum: a collective space for showcasing the artistry of rural areas in the Americas

    AgroArt (https://agroart.iica.int/), for its initial exhibit, contains 30 paintings by Gaby Grobo and Manuel Cancel of Argentina, Francisca Lohmann of Chile, Jorge Checo Blanco of the Dominican Republic, and Sila Estigarribia of Paraguay. It is the first museum to specifically showcase agriculture and rural life.
  • News

    Coffee farmer Denis Vásquez from Nueva Segovia, Nicaragua: “A well-nourished plant makes all the difference”

    The coffee leaf rust pest devastated Vásquez’s plot; however, the adequate use of fertilizers and disease- and pest-resistant coffee varieties has played a crucial role in overcoming the situation and achieving a healthy plot of land.
  • News

    IICA and CATIE launch catalogue on emblematic trees and palms of the Americas

    The publication includes relevant characteristics of 24 trees and 6 palms that have been designated as national symbols in different countries of the Americas.
  • News

    October 7: IICA celebrates its 78th anniversary

    IICA has been headquartered in Costa Rica since it was established on 7 October 1942 and it operates through its 34 Delegations in the Americas and a Permanent Office in Spain.
  • News

    IICA Director General and Goodwill Ambassadors emphasize the role of agriculture in driving sustainable development

    The vibrant discussion on agriculture as an engine for human development featured Michael Kremer, Rattan Lal, Alysson Paolinelli, Susana Balbo, Jens Mesa, Hugo Sigman and Dennis McClung.

VIDEOS

  • Betsaida Soublette, Experiencia metodología SRI. Venezuela.

  • Promoting sustaniable Livelihood through the utilization of Permapiculture for Mangrove rehabilitation in costal communities in Surinam

  • Promoting sustaniable Livelihood through the utilization of Permapiculture for Mangrove rehabilitation in costal communities in Surinam

  • Desarrollos tecnológicos para la producción de alimentos en Marte. Luis Diego Monge.

Contact us

Technical Cooperation Direction

dct@iica.int

Karen Montiel López

Program Manager

karen.montiel@iica.int