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SAFE and the future of sustainable coffee

By Alejandro Escobar A., Lead Specialist, Multilateral Investment Fund of the IDB Group - It has been two and a…
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FONTAGRO Call for Proposals 2017

Increasing the productivity of agricultural systems without affecting natural resources is a major challenge. That's why FONTAGRO is encouraging innovations…
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Latin America Conservation Council Working Group and Field Trip in Brazil

The Latin America Conservation Council Working Group visited the Green Growth Compact in Pará, Brazil, on March 17-19, 2017.
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IDB Agrimonitor: Agricultural Policy Monitoring System in Latin America and the Caribbean

Agrimonitor is the IDB's Producer Support Estimates (PSE) country-level database for LAC countries.
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Trends, Sources, and Solutions for Agriculture’s Greenhouse Gas Emissions

By Paul C West, Institute on the Environment, University of Minnesota, @coolfireecology - Farming and climate are tightly connected. Climate…
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The AgroLAC 2025 Story

by Ginya Truitt Nakata, AgroLAC 2025 coordinator - As the IDB officer responsible for agriculture-related partnerships, let me begin by…
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Case Studies

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Native Potato: Colors with Identity

FONTAGRO promotes the native potato and its economic and cultural significance in the Andean Region.

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Giving U.S. restaurants the chance to savor native maize from Mexico’s low income farming communities

Farmers in the Central Valley, the Southern Highlands and the Oaxaca coast are participating in joint programs with MasAgro (the Sustainable Modernization of Traditional Agriculture program) to improve native maize. The grain produced has found a new niche market in exclusive restaurants offering fine cuisine in Mexico and the United States.

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Looking Closely at Value Chain Performance

Growing interest in value chains development has led to a proliferation of tools for value chain analysis, the results of which inform the design of value chain development initiatives. Recent research, however, has pointed to important gaps in the coverage of these tools, such as gender equity and impact assessment. The Value Chain Knowledge Clearinghouse, […]

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