Ir Arriba

AGRICULTURAL HEALTH, SAFETY AND FOOD QUALITY

The Program focuses on promoting a productive, competitive and sustainable agriculture sector that provides a safe supply of food through local, regional and global markets, by formulating, improving and applying policies based on agricultural health and food safety and quality (AHFS).

Its key areas of focus are the promotion of institutional strengthening of AHFS systems; the harmonization, updating and implementation of health, safety and quality standards; capacity development for the adoption of best practices; and the tackling of emerging issues and health, phytosanitary and food safety emergencies, with an emphasis on cross-border cases.

  • News

    IICA establishes Advisory Council for Food Security in the Americas

    The Council, which is made up of experts from eight countries in the Americas, will make available to the various public and private sector entities, analysis and recommendations on food security, that may be used to facilitate decision making.
  • News

    IICA establishes Advisory Council for Food Security in the Americas

    The Council, which is made up of experts from eight countries in the Americas, will make available to the various public and private sector entities, analysis and recommendations on food security, that may be used to facilitate decision making.
  • News

    IICA tackles the emergency, by prioritizing and strengthening support to guarantee food security and agricultural sustainability

    The strategy is to focus on technical cooperation actions that can mitigate the impact of the pandemic in the agrifood and rural sectors of Latin America and the Caribbean.
  • News

    The IICA Director General maintains that this pandemic calls for more effective and innovative technical cooperation

    In addressing the staff of this Inter-American agency that specializes in agricultural and rural development, Manuel Otero insisted that the actors who ensure the everyday supply of food to markets must be given a rousing applause.
  • News

    The IICA Director General maintains that this pandemic calls for more effective and innovative technical cooperation

    In addressing the staff of this Inter-American agency that specializes in agricultural and rural development, Manuel Otero insisted that the actors who ensure the everyday supply of food to markets must be given a rousing applause.

VIDEOS

  • ¿Qué es FSMA? 3er Segmento

  • ¿Qué es FSMA? 2do Segmento

  • ¿Qué es FSMA? 1er Segmento

  • Prestação de Contas – IICA Brasil 2019

Contact us

Technical Cooperation Direction

dct@iica.int

Ana Marisa Cordero

Interim Program Manager

ana.cordero@iica.int