Ir Arriba

CLIMATE CHANGE, NATURAL RESOURCES AND MANAGEMENT OF PRODUCTION RISKS

This program concentrates on issues related to the sustainability of natural resources, particularly soil and water, and on managing risks associated with the dynamics of agroproduction and the rural environment.

Actions are geared towards achieving sustainable management of production resources, increased resilience capacity and the development of platforms to enable efficient and effective management of the risk of external shocks.

  • News

    IICA Director General and Goodwill Ambassadors emphasize the role of agriculture in driving sustainable development

    The vibrant discussion on agriculture as an engine for human development featured Michael Kremer, Rattan Lal, Alysson Paolinelli, Susana Balbo, Jens Mesa, Hugo Sigman and Dennis McClung.
  • News

    Ecuadorian youth develop virtual platform to overcome the pandemic and foster agricultural trade and rural tourism in Ecuador

    Computer and agricultural engineering students won a hackathon organized by the Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock of Ecuador, the Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture (IICA), technology company SAP, Cenfotec University, Syngenta and Club AgTech.
  • News

    In response to Covid-19, Ibero-American countries, SEGIB and IICA are driving cooperation with a focus on food security

    SEGIB, IICA and 21 countries analyzed initiatives aimed at responding to the crisis generated by Covid-19 in the agriculture and rural sectors, in an effort to strengthen the role of cooperation in mitigating the effects of the pandemic.
  • News

    PROCAGICA supports soil nutrition and fosters the application of agro-ecological practices on coffee farms in El Salvador to maintain their productivity

    Despite the limitations imposed by the Covid-19 pandemic, technical specialists have assisted producers in identifying farm needs and preparing their own fertilizer.
  • News

    Artwork by Argentinean painter Manuel Cancel is featured on IICA’s virtual gallery “Art, Education and Agriculture”

    The gallery, which is available on IICA’s website, features paintings that depict different realities of rural areas in the Americas.

VIDEOS

  • Betsaida Soublette, Experiencia metodología SRI. Venezuela.

  • Promoting sustaniable Livelihood through the utilization of Permapiculture for Mangrove rehabilitation in costal communities in Surinam

  • Promoting sustaniable Livelihood through the utilization of Permapiculture for Mangrove rehabilitation in costal communities in Surinam

  • Desarrollos tecnológicos para la producción de alimentos en Marte. Luis Diego Monge.

Contact us

Technical Cooperation Direction

dct@iica.int

Karen Montiel López

Program Manager

karen.montiel@iica.int