• Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture
  • Agriculture: A priority for sustainable development in the Americas


  • Castries, St. Lucia
    Wed, 03/01/2017

    Youth in agriculture entrepeneurs win big at national business awards

    Two innovative agricultural projects, supported and guided by IICA, were priced at the Annual Saint Lucia Business Awards.

  • San José, Costa Rica
    Wed, 12/14/2016

    IICA promotes financing and financial inclusion of agricultural chains in Latin America and the Caribbean

    Experts agree that governments play an important role in matters related to infrastructure, rural communication, and the development of policies and legal and regulatory frameworks that foster the financing of value chains.

  • Cayman Islands
    Fri, 10/28/2016

    IICA calls for investment in agricultural research

    The recommendation was made by the Director General of IICA at the official opening ceremony of the 14th Caribbean Week of Agriculture.

  • “Agriculture plays a vital role in the Caribbean Region, not only in growing countries’ economies, but also in energizing other activities and linkages in areas such as production, tourism, culture, gastronomy, and food and nutritional security”, said Villalobos.
    Cayman Islands
    Wed, 10/26/2016

    Agribusinesses: an opportunity to enhance agricultural development in the Caribbean

    The Director General of IICA spoke during the opening session of an Agribusiness Workshop held within the framework of the Caribbean Week of Agriculture (CWA) 2016.

  • Antigua and Barbuda
    Mon, 10/24/2016

    Good production practices demonstrate that the hot pepper industry can be very profitable

    An IICA project - led by the European Union - facilitated training that could help small agro-processors produce safer and better quality products.  

  • México
    Thu, 10/20/2016

    Mexico strengthens its partnership with the Caribbean for the benefit of rural development

    During a meeting organized with support from IICA, the Ministers of Agriculture of Mexico and the Caribbean highlighted the need to improve regional collaboration.


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