One of the Institute’s main contribution during the past year focused on the support given to the rehabilitation and revitalization of the agricultural sector post Hurricane Irma.
At a global workshop hosted by IICA, close to 150 specialists from around the world agreed that research efforts should focus on integration of mitigation and adaptation, climate risk management and nutrition.
For the first time in Latin America, a workshop will be held this week at the IICA headquarters in Costa Rica. The event is organized by AgMip with the Institute’s support.
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).