• Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture
  • Agriculture: A priority for sustainable development in the Americas

Agricultural Health


  • FDA and IICA train agricultural instructors on the requirements for exporting fresh produce to the United States

    A course carried out in Costa Rica will equip 56 delegates from eight Latin American countries to provide training on this regulation to producers, academics and officers involved in the production and commercialization of fresh fruits and vegetables for the U.S. market.

  • A course

    FDA and IICA train agricultural instructors on the requirements for exporting fresh produce to the United States

  • IICA USA hosts the Second Roundtable on International SPS Negotiations

    SPS Roundtable

    Second Roundtable on International SPS Negotiations - Anti Microbial Resistance and trade implications

  • Agricultural Health

    Argentina and Chile join forces to build up phytosanitary intelligence in the Southern Region

  • Agricultural Health

    Countries prepare for upcoming Codex Alimentarius standards on food hygiene and animal nutrition


  • 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


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.


  • Conocemos un programa regional fortalece el desarrollo de una caficultura rentable y responsable en Centroamérica. Una iniciativa que apoya a las familias productoras de pequeña escala, para superar las consecuencias del último gran brote de la roya del café. Bajar cuña

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