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XIX Regular Meeting of the Inter-American Board of Agriculture (IABA)

Event Date: 
10/25/2017
City: 
San José, Costa Rica
Country: 
Headquarters
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Description

Meeting at IICA headquarters, the ministers of the 34 countries of the hemisphere will know the results of IICA in its last eight years and will elect a new Director General.

At the end of the inauguration, a memorial will be unveiled in honor of Henry Wallace, founder of IICA.

The president of the Republic of Costa Rica, Luis Guillermo Solis, will participate in the meeting.

Program

DateActivity
25 OctuberInauguration
10:30 a.m.Remarks by Mr. Víctor M. Villalobos Director General of IICA
Welcoming remarks by Mr. Luis Felipe Arauz Minister of Agriculture and Livestock of Costa Rica
Remarks by Mr. Luis Guillermo Solís President of the Republic of Costa Rica
11:00 a.m.Keynote Address
“Henry Wallace’s Legacy and Influence on the Future of Agriculture” - Ricardo García de Alba, Representative of DuPont Pioneer LAN
11:45 a.m.Unveiling of memorial
Remarks by the Representative of the Wallace Foundation
Unveiling of the memorial in honor of Henry A. Wallace
12:15 p.m.Lunch

Live Transmission

 

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