FIVE THINGS YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT AGRICULTURE AND RURAL DEVELOPMENT

  • 1
    We support institutional capacity building in public institutions by encouraging research and increased collaboration between government representatives and farmers.
  • 2
    We help improve market access for farmers through training and improvements to rural infrastructure such as irrigation systems and rural roads.
  • 3
    We offer support payments to farmers to help them become more innovative in their production process and mitigate problems such as soil erosion, pests, and large natural disasters.
  • 4
    We offer innovative research tools such as the producers support estimate database in the IDB Agrimonitor in order to monitor agricultural policies and promote efficient reforms.
  • 5
    We offer technical assistance based on knowledge and experience on policy and institutional agricultural aspects.

OUR VISION

We seek to accelerate growth of agricultural output in Latin America and the Caribbean while promoting efficient and sustainable management of natural resources in order to enhance food security, increase incomes for the rural population, and reduce poverty.

CURRENT FOCUS AREAS

We are working to provide better capacity building and standardized quantitative research tools for countries to improve food security, combat the effects of climate change, and harness natural resources in sustainable way.

STATISTICS

TOTAL NUMBER OF PROJECTS
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Projects by Country

Subsector Breakdown

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