By Alejandro Escobar A., Lead Specialist, Multilateral Investment Fund of the IDB Group - It has been two and a half years now since the MIF first sat at the table with Starbucks, Keurig Green Mountain and Farmers Brothers to discuss the future of coffee in Latin America.
Increasing the productivity of agricultural systems without affecting natural resources is a major challenge. That's why FONTAGRO is encouraging innovations that promote the sustainable intensification of agriculture while lessening the impact on the environment, especially on soils and water.
The Latin America Conservation Council Working Group visited the Green Growth Compact in Pará, Brazil, on March 17-19, 2017.
Agrimonitor is the IDB's Producer Support Estimates (PSE) country-level database for LAC countries.