Greenhouses, standing tree crops, vegetables, livestock feed, poultry and small ruminants were lost or damaged by the high winds and flood waters caused by last year’s hurricanes.
Four audiovisual clips on pilot projects implemented in Antigua and Barbuda, Jamaica and Suriname were created as part of a process aimed at disseminating knowledge and providing tools to facilitate decision making in five Caribbean countries.
More than 200,000 rural families will benefit from this cooperation.
Rural development is fundamental to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals according to the leading international agencies dedicated to the rural world.
Otero participates in the VIII Summit of the Americas in Lima, Peru.
The meeting takes place in Lima this April 13 and 14.