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STUDENTS FROM AGROAMERICA’S MOJARRAS SCHOOL GRADUATE

The third class of the sixth grade of the Mojarras Rural Private School in Coatepeque, Guatemala graduated. The school is the result of an alliance between AgroAmerica and Funcafe that began in 2010 with the purpose of raising the quality of education in rural areas of Southwest Guatemala. The students enrolled in the Mojarras School [...]

By |2018-11-16T17:36:54+00:00November 16th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

AGROAMERICA JOINS FIGHT AGAINST HUNGER

World Food Day marks the founding of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations in 1945. It’s observed by many organizations involved with food security around the world. AgroAmerica’s CSR programs are closely aligned with the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and several of their programs address this issue. Food security is defined by the UN as [...]

By |2018-11-14T21:20:40+00:00November 14th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

AGROAMERICA DONATES $50,000 FOR THE CONSERVATION OF THE TROPICAL FOREST OF THE MAYA BIOSPHERE RESERVE IN CENTRAL AMERICA

AgroAmerica joins the environmental conservation Project of the Maya Cultural and Natural Heritage Foundation (Fundación Patrimonio Cultural y Natural Maya) –PACUNAM– that seeks to protect cultural and natural heritage sites such as tropical forests, and the flora and fauna of the Maya Biosphere Reserve. The Maya Biosphere Reserve is the largest protected tropical forest in [...]

By |2018-10-05T17:49:45+00:00October 5th, 2018|News|0 Comments

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 |2018-08-22T17:13:05+00:00August 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 |2018-07-26T15:57:31+00:00July 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 |2018-07-24T21:58:40+00:00July 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 |2018-07-31T21:48:54+00:00July 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 |2018-08-01T22:26:52+00:00June 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 |2018-07-31T17:41:03+00:00June 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 |2018-08-01T17:27:33+00:00May 28th, 2018|News|0 Comments