Turn on more accessible mode
Skip to main content
About the IICA
● What is the IICA?
● Office of the Director General
● Directorate of Management and Regional Integration
● Directorate of Technical Cooperation
● Governing Bodies
● Ministerial Meetings
● Ministers of Agriculture
● 2014 – 2018 Medium Term Plan
● 2010 – 2020 Strategic Plan
● Related Associations
● Contact us
Agro-biotechnology and biosafety
Emerging issues and emergencies in AHFS
Innovation for agribusiness
Innovation for food production
Institutional framework for agriculture
International trade regulations
Management of rural territories
Market access for small-scale producers
Modernization of AHFS services
Modernization of markets
Policies and information on food security
Producers and markets
Public policies for agriculture
Regional innovation system
Risk management and reduction
Sanitary and phytosanitary measures
Women in agriculture
Video / Webcast
IICA Campus Virtual
WTO - IICA
Agreement signed to promote agricultural development in Latin America and the Caribbean
A partnership involving IICA and the Mexican Agency for International Development Cooperation aims to promote knowledge and training for the development of agriculture.
Experts analyzed the challenges faced by regional markets in Argentina
The Director General of IICA and the Secretary of Agriculture of Argentina shared their perspectives on the opportunities regional markets possess in the food production sector.
IICA reports on its progress prior to the 2015 Meeting of Ministers
In his address to the Ministers of Agriculture of Central America, the Director General of IICA highlighted the importance of making decisions to drive the sector’s productivity and competitiveness.
Caribbean countries analyze the benefits of climate-smart agriculture
A forum supported by IICA allowed specialists in climate change and natural resource management to share their experiences and knowledge of this topic.
Training program strengthens over 200 technicians in Central America and the Caribbean
Courses supported by IICA and the Mexican government promote technical innovations to increase agricultural productivity and competitiveness.
Countries in the Americas will discuss the defense of agriculture in the hemisphere
A meeting in Brazil will facilitate discussions and the sharing of experiences to contribute to harmonizing sanitary and phytosanitary measures.
Central America braces for stronger than expected El Niño
To protect agriculture, experts recommend adjusting seeding schedules, using water catchment systems, and planting drought-resistant varieties.
Caribbean countries take part in the Regional Colloquium of the Codex Alimentarius
The meeting, organized by IICA and the United States Department of Agriculture, is the third to be held in Latin America this year.
Countries settle on a proposal for the financial strengthening of IICA
An initiative for the countries of the Americas to increase their annual contributions to IICA will be presented to the ministers of agriculture of the region at the meeting they will be holding in Mexico in October.
Ministers of Agriculture of the Americas to discuss productivity and sustainability
This year, the highest-level meeting of the hemisphere’s agricultural sector will be taking place in Mexico, organized by that country’s Secretariat of Agriculture and IICA.
1 - 10
Patricia León, Head Social Communication Unit
Mónica Montero, Public Relations
Evelyn Vargas, Public Relations
Randall Cordero, Journalist
Andrea Morales, Journalist
Rafael Cartín, Audiovisual Technician
Adriana Araya, Administrative Assistant
© IICA 2015
All Rights Reserved