• Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture
  • Our commitment: Results

Agricultural Health


  • IICA implements program to develop sanitary and phytosanitary leaders in Latin America

    16 plant health, animal health, and food safety professionals will have tools and skills to implement substantive changes in their countries.

  • Training program

    IICA implements program to develop sanitary and phytosanitary leaders in Latin America

  • New regulations

    Canada shares the latest modifications to their food safety regulations with Costa Rican exporters

  • Agricultural health

    IICA and Mexico increase cooperation in agrifood health

  • Initiative

    An agreement with IICA will enable Costa Rica to modernize its control system for food of animal origin


  • Virtual forum

    Biobeds in agriculture: a good practice for protecting health and reducing environmental risks

  • Technical Forum

    Foreign Supplier Verification Program: An Overwiew

  • Book release

    Good agricultural practices for more resilient agriculture: guidelines for producers and governments

5 países del Caribe fortalecen sus conocimientos en Codex Alimentarius


IICA and the Government of Chile carried out a project that consisted of training 5 Caribbean countries to strengthen the management and knowledge of the Codex Alimentarius. How they did it?

They shared tactics to participate better in Codex meetings and generated strategies to have a greater impact on the elaboration of the guidelines that are analyzed there. They were strengthened at the national and country levels.

The initiative was financed by the Fondo Chile and executed by Achipia and the U.S. Department of Agriculture Learn more about this project.


  • Hoy Jendry Suárez, joven productora costarricense, nos acerca a la experiencia de una organización de pequeños productores que ha logrado generar oportunidades para que la juventud se inserte en la economía local y sea participante activa en los procesos de desarrollo de sus comunidades.

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