IICA presents 2011-2014 plan for CARICOM countries

first_imgNewsRegional IICA presents 2011-2014 plan for CARICOM countries by: – June 21, 2011 10 Views   no discussions Sharing is caring! Share Sharecenter_img Share Photo credit: pdfc.clWASHINGTON, USA — The director general of the Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture (IICA), Víctor M. Villalobos, on Monday presented the institution’s 2011-2014 plan for the countries of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) in a meeting held at the Organization of American States (OAS) in Washington, DC.Villalobos explained that said program has four principal objectives: to promote agricultural productivity; to improve the sanitary aspects of plants and animals; to support agribusinesses and agricultural tourism; and to face climate change and promote agricultural productivity for food safety.The head of IICA was accompanied by IICA’s associate deputy director and representative in the United States, David Hatch, and by the representatives of the delegations to CARICOM of Antigua and Barbuda, Bahamas, Barbados, Grenada, Guyana, Haiti, Jamaica, Suriname, and Trinidad and Tobago.Caribbean News Now Tweetlast_img

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