Experiences in the United States, Germany, Colombia, Spain, Japan, South Africa, Malaysia and the European Union will provide a frame of reference for the development of methodological guidelines and analyses.
Sitting on a panel with agriculture sector leaders at the Toronto Global Forum, Manuel Otero, the Director General of the Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture (IICA), called for productivity shortcomings to be addressed.
While speaking at the Week of Agriculture and Food in Buenos Aires, Manuel Otero maintained that Latin America can make a significant contribution, by creating sustainable businesses.
17 workers from one of the most important processing plants in the country were trained by IICA regarding mitigation and risk reduction
Training was based on successful experiences of Costa Rica and Jamaica
Representatives of the public and private sector and international organizations defined strategies to provide stimulus to a promising new player.