PERFECTLY POSH AND AGROAMERICA TAKE HAPPINESS TO GUATEMALAN WOMEN

Salt Lake City, Utah, July 2018- Perfectly Posh, through its foundation You Deserve It, donated to the foundation of AgroAmerica, FUNSALUD US$40,000 to contribute to the wellbeing of Guatemalan women working in palm oil operations in AgroAmerica. "AgroAmerica thanks Perfectly Posh and You Deserve It for the effort of carrying out the 'Change for Change [...]

By | August 6th, 2018|News|0 Comments

AGROAMERICA TRAINS ITS EMPLOYEES ON CLIMATE CHANGE ADAPTATION

AgroAmerica is conducting the second Diploma Course on CLIMATE CHANGE ADAPTATION, for a new group of workers of AgroAmerica and community leaders, in order to build the capacity of communities near the farms to adapt to the impacts of climate change and learn of the importance of good risk management in vulnerable zones. The Diploma Course [...]

By | July 26th, 2018|News|0 Comments

AGROAMERICA RELEASES 2017 SUSTAINABILITY REPORT

AgroAmerica has announced the most relevant aspects of its 2017 SUSTAINABILITY REPORT, which encompasses sustainable initiatives and practices that focus on its four pillars: human capital, community development, the environment and responsible management. The report is aligned with the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) promoted by the General Assembly of the United Nations through Resolution 70/1: [...]

By | July 24th, 2018|News|0 Comments

AGROAMERICA RECEIVED THE “BEST SUSTAINABLE OIL SUPPLIER” AWARD FOR THE SECOND CONSECUTIVE YEAR

AgroAmerica was given the “Best Sustainable Oil Supplier ” award which is presented by a renowned company with over 100 years of experience, and considered to be the best global manufacturer of top brand personal care products in the market. ​ AgroAmerica ​was recognized as “Best Sustainable Oil Supplier of the Year” for its implementation [...]

By | July 4th, 2018|News|0 Comments

AGROAMERICA THE FIRST AGRIBUSINESS IN THE WORLD RECOGNIZED AS ‘LEVEL A’ SUSTAINABLE AGRICULTURE BY RF

Guatemala, June 2018.- Guatemalan oil palm plantations Agrocaribe and Agrofrancia, which are part of AgroAmerica corporation, are the first in the world to obtain Rainforest Alliance’s Sustainable Agriculture “Level A” standard, having also exceeded the average time of six years to reach top level, since it was reached in the first year. During the year [...]

By | June 28th, 2018|News|0 Comments

AGROAMERICA DONATED US$50,000 TO FAMILIES AFFECTED BY THE “VOLCAN DE FUEGO” IN GUATEMALA

Faced with the losses and pain of Guatemalans affected by the recent eruption of the Volcan de Fuego, the employees of farms and headquarters of AgroAmerica joined for several days to collect money, having raised a total of Q120,758 (around US $ 16,500). The company doubled this figure and contributed the amount of Q244,242 (US [...]

By | June 16th, 2018|News|0 Comments

AGROAMERICA CELEBRATES ITS CLIENT AWARD ON SUSTAINABILITY

New York, May 2018. AgroAmerica was invited by one of its clients to celebrate its recognition in SUSTAINABILITY in the Gala Dinner that Rainforest Alliance (RF) organizes annually at the History and Art Museum of New York. During this big event, RF reports on the progress accomplished during the year. It also presents the Sustainable [...]

By | May 28th, 2018|News|0 Comments

AGROAMERICA DONATED MEDICAL EQUIPMENT TO RURAL HOSPITALS

AgroAmerica donated medical equipment to the hospitals and health centers of the municipalities of Coatepeque and La Blanca, in SouthWestern Guatemala, to help improve the health of the inhabitants of the communities in those municipalities, where most of its workers live. "AgroAmerica has a corporate social responsibility program that is aligned to United Nations’ Sustainable [...]

By | April 17th, 2018|News|0 Comments

AGROAMERICA FEMALE WORKERS RECEIVE THE LABOR EXCELLENCE AWARD

Six AgroAmerica workers received the Labor Excellence Award from Guatemalan President Jimmy Morales on March 7th at a ceremony at the Courtyard for Peace of the National Palace of Culture, as part of International Women’s Day celebrations (March 8). AgroAmerica workers were selected for their initiative, capacity, discipline, efficiency, effectiveness, seniority, effort, customer service, punctuality, [...]

By | April 16th, 2018|News|0 Comments

HUMAN RIGHTS MONTH AGROAMERICA PROGRAMS FOR HEALTH & DIGNITY

December is Human Rights Month and around the globe governments, organizations and companies are working to raise awareness of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.  This year the hashtag #StandUp4HumanRights is being used on social media to highlight these ideas: The Universal Declaration of Human Rights empowers us all. Human rights are relevant to all [...]

By | December 11th, 2017|News|0 Comments