Rural development is fundamental to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals according to the leading international agencies dedicated to the rural world.
The Caribbean authorities participate in the ministerial mission organized by IICA in search of South-South cooperation.
Others taking part in the mission include senior representatives of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM), the Organization of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) and the Caribbean Agricultural Research and Development Institute (CARDI).
A global workshop organized by AgMIP with support from IICA will be held at the end of April at the Institute’s headquarters in Costa Rica.
Both organizations will work toward a sustainable agriculture at the service of people.
It took two years to produce a companion publication showcasing the 20 works by Mexican artist Cruzgaali, which are accompanied by essays on aspects of agriculture and rural life across the continent.