AgroAmerica presents Corporate Sustainability Report

AgroAmerica its sixth Banana and Trocipal Oil Sustainability Report, which presents the impact of the programs, projects, and good practices that were executed by the world-leading company, regarding quality, productivity, and profitability of its operations. “Every report we publish reassures our commitment to contribute to a better world. It is a constant assessment of our [...]

AgroAmerica and the Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock, and Food -MAGA- sign an agreement that will contribute to food and nutritional security in Guatemala.

49.8% of children in Guatemala suffer from chronic malnutrition, a condition that affects one in every two children under the age of five. To fight those numbers, AgroAmerica has developed the program One banana a day changes your life, which consists of the donation of bananas as a nutritious supplement to school meals, accompanied by [...]

By |2020-04-03T22:48:54+00:00February 20th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Working together towards integral health.

Alejandro is an 8-year-old boy who was treated during one of the medical and dental care activities performed by physicians from the Colorado University at the facilities of the AgroAmerica Human Development Center. The economic situation of Alejandro`s family did not allow them to attend to the child´s medical needs, putting his life at risk. [...]

By |2020-02-13T22:07:14+00:00February 12th, 2020|News|0 Comments

AgroAmerica continues to train Local Coordinators for Ddisaster Reduction in San Marcos, Quetzaltenango, Retalhuleu.

As part of the efforts made to reduce the impact caused by Natural Disasters, AgroAmerica promotes the active organization and training of Local Coordinators for Disaster Reduction (COLRED) in the communities surrounding its operations. Under the direction of the National Coordinator for Disaster Reduction and with the support of the Japan International Cooperation Agency –JICA-, [...]

By |2020-01-27T21:02:12+00:00December 10th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Agroaceite, a subsidiary of AgroAmerica Tropical Oil Holding Corp., is awarded with the Community Impact RSPO Excellence Award 2019

“We will continue to promote the well-being of the people in the community with this initiative. We hope this is the beginning of all the positive impact that we can make,” Gustavo Bolaños, AgroAmerica COO.   The Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) held the 2019 Excellence Awards to recognize and honor RSPO members for [...]

By |2019-11-07T18:23:00+00:00November 4th, 2019|News|0 Comments

AgroCaribe, a subsidiary of AgroAmerica, is the winner of the first edition of the CampoLimpio Award.

Agrocaribe, a subsidiary of AgroAmerica, was the winner of the first edition of the CampoLimpio Award, an event held as part of activities to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the program. A minimum of 2 years as an active member in the program was required to participate in the contest; the Selection Committee also evaluated [...]

By |2020-04-03T23:22:21+00:00June 28th, 2019|News|0 Comments

AgroAmerica promotes processes of dialogue and community relations

AgroAmerica, in alliance with the Center for Social Responsibility in Guatemala –CentraRSE-, the German Agency for International Cooperation –GIZ Guatemala-, and mills in the area have organized a Diploma of “Sustainable Dialogue and Conflict Transformation". Wit the Diploma, AgroAmerica aims to strengthen processes of community dialogue and relationship in the area of influence of the [...]

By |2019-12-10T17:19:31+00:00February 28th, 2019|Blog, News|0 Comments

Students of the AgroAmerica School were awarded in the Regional Reading Contest

Schools from the public and private rural areas participated in the fourth reading contest of the municipalities of the Southwest Zone of Guatemala; in which the first three places of each grade level were awarded regionally Students of the AgroAmerica School were awarded among the first three places in their respective categories for having exceeded [...]

By |2019-12-10T17:11:53+00:00February 10th, 2019|Blog, News|0 Comments

AgroAmerica and CONRED renewed accreditations to 72 people as official members of Local Coordinators for Disaster Reduction (COLRED)

AgroAmerica in partnership with the National Coordinator for Disaster Reduction -CONRED- , and the Association of the Southwest Trifinio  ASODITSO-, carried out the renewal of accreditations to 72 people from 10 communities of Quetzaltenango, San Marcos, and Retalhuleu; as official members of Local Coordinators for Disaster Reduction. During an act held at AgroAmerica School, the [...]

By |2019-11-26T21:57:23+00:00January 26th, 2019|News|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 |2019-10-17T17:06:21+00:00October 5th, 2018|News|0 Comments