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  • News

    Rural youth win IICA 2019 Hackathon with their app to protect animals against natural disasters

    The competition took place this weekend at IICA Headquarters, with the technical support of SENASA, Microsoft, World Animal Protection and CENFOTEC University.
  • News

    Taking a grassroots approach to soil protection and flood control

    The roots of the vetiver grass are ideal for soil and slope stabilisation, water flow and flood control.
  • News

    St. Lucia beekeepers to receive support from Argentine experts under the Caribbean API Project

    Two Argentine experts will arrive in December in the Caribbean country to train beekeepers in the use of a new variety of hives.
  • News

    IICA partners with CODESPA Foundation, 4-H, as well as the UCR and CENFOTEC universities to accelerate the modernization of agriculture in the Americas

    The new agreements will strengthen IICA’s capacity to provide technical cooperation in matters related to agrotourism, rural youth, online training and agricultural research.
  • News

    Western Hemisphere Ag Leaders Unite in Support of Science-Based Standards


  • Centro de Interpretación de la Agricultura del Mañana. CIMAG.

  • Michelle Riestra, Directora Ejecutiva de Fundación CODESPA América.

  • Entrevista a Zurab Pololikashvili, Secretario General de la Organización Mundial del Turismo.

  • Ted McKinney, Under Secretary for Trade and Foreign Agricultural Affairs of the United States

  • The Outlook for Agriculture and Rural Development in the Americas:

    A Perspective on Latin America and the Caribbean

    Each edition of the ECLAC-FAO-IICA joint report analyzes the main trends that affect agriculture and impact the lives of rural dwellers, and provides an outlook on possible future scenarios with respect to each topic covered by the document.

  • Mujer rural


    The authors dissect data and statistics on the lives of rural women, and explain the urgency of creating opportunities to empower them; they also describe the reasons for which rural women should be prioritized in national and international agenda.