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  • Global conference in Costa Rica receives ecological award in recognition of its sustainability and food waste reduction efforts

    The UN Sustainable Food Systems Program event, which was held at the headquarters of the Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture (IICA), received the Ecological Blue Flag (BAE) award in the special events category.

  • Blue Flag

    Global conference in Costa Rica receives ecological award in recognition of its sustainability and food waste reduction efforts

  • Press Release

    Biosecurity and Disease Prevention in Back-yard Poultry

  • HLB

    Grenada’s agriculture sector develops an action plan to tackle HLB

  • Regional workshop

    Argentina shares its expertise in agricultural heath and water management with Caribbean specialists

Events

  • Technical forum

    Accredited Third-Party Certification Program and Voluntary Qualified Importer Program

  • Technical forum

    The dispute settlement system of the WTO and its relationship to sanitary and phytosanitary measures

  • Virtual forum

    Importance of assessing the impact of disasters on the livestock sector and presentation of a course in good emergency response practices

5 países del Caribe fortalecen sus conocimientos en Codex Alimentarius

08/08/2017

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.

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  • Mientras nuestra agricultura hace el tránsito necesario hacia una agricultura más sustentable, es necesario mejorar la gestión que se realiza de los residuos de pesticidas. Los lechos biológicos constituyen una tecnología sencilla y económica para resguardar la salud humana y del medioambiente.

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