Ir Arriba

INTERNATIONAL TRADE AND REGIONAL INTEGRATION

This program aims to assist member countries to improve their presence in international agroindustrial markets and to deepen regional integration, as a route to increased economic development and well-being.

Its lines of action include a focus on agrifood trade, support for processes of regional integration and coordination of trade policy, as well as its role as an information reference center on trade agreements.

  • News

    Minister of Science and Technology of Costa Rica endorses CIMAG, an IICA initiative that brings together education and tomorrow’s agriculture

    Adrián Salazar, head of MICITT, offered his support for the Interpretive Center for Tomorrow’s Agriculture (CIMAG), which was jointly created by IICA and Microsoft to familiarize young people in the Americas with the use of modern technologies in agriculture.
  • News

    IICA and CropLife join forces to promote good agricultural practices and responsible biotechnology use in Latin America and the Caribbean

    An agreement signed between the organizations will promote regional agricultural sustainability by providing biotechnology and biosecurity training to producers and other groups.
  • News

    IICA and MIOA maintain that information technology use in agricultural markets would enhance food trade and transparency

    The organizations are pushing for the applications of tools such as big data, artificial intelligence, chatbots, digital marketing, the Internet of Things, machine learning and satellite imagery.
  • News

    Jamaica launches the International Year of Plant Health in the Caribbean with the support of IICA

    Protecting plant health can help end hunger by reducing crop losses to pest and diseases, reduce poverty, protect the environment, and boost economic development.
  • News

    IICA and stakeholders in Trinidad and Tobago explore managing of biowaste to stimulate biobusiness and enhance environmental health

    IICA is conducting workshops in six Caribbean countries to boost composting as an economically viable and sustainable business.

VIDEOS

  • Prestação de Contas – IICA Brasil 2019

  • Caso de éxito de SRI en Costa Rica

  • Presentación del Manual de BPA para la Producción Sostenible del Cultivo de la Piña

  • LXIV Reunión de la Comisión Directiva del PROCISUR

Contact us

Technical Cooperation Direction

dct@iica.int

Adriana Campos Azofeifa

Program Manager

adriana.campos@iica.int