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 [...]
AgroAmerica is proud to announce their sponsorship of, and participation in, the invitation-only 2017 Central America Donors Forum currently taking place at the Sheraton Grand in Panama City. AgroAmerica CEO, Fernando Bolaños, is a member of the host committee as well as a panelist. The Forum, an initiative of Seattle International Foundation (SIF), is the key networking [...]
2017 marks the 25th anniversary of the International Day for Poverty Eradication, The theme this year is: Answering the call to end poverty: A path toward peaceful and inclusive societies The theme for this year’s commemoration reminds us of the importance of the values evident in the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals. (SDGs) These goals [...]
The 17 United Nations Sustainable Development Goals lay out the changes necessary to transform our world AgroAmerica, a leading sustainable agriculture business in Central and South America, has aligned their Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) activities with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. These 17 goals were published by the United Nations in September 2015 and [...]
AgroAmerica employees and community leaders from the South Western and South Coast of Guatemala attended the X National Social Responsibility Forum: Ethical Leadership to Transform Guatemala, invited by AgroAmerica and organized by the Center for Social Responsibility Action in Guatemala – CentraRSE - . The forum took place at the InterContinental Hotel in Guatemala City; [...]
Guatemala, December 2012. Agroamerica participates in Corporate Social Responsibility activities, organized by the Canadian Embassy and CentraRSE, in order to share CSR projects of the company, learn from other businessmen, and help Guatemalan society achieve sustainable development in the country. Last month, Agroamerica participated in the forum “The importance of dialog with stakeholders to develop [...]
Agroamerica invited community leaders to participate in a Corporate Social Responsibility workshop (CRS) sponsored by Centrarse.
Guatemala, August 2011. A group of community leaders from Escuintla were invited by Agroamérica to participate in the workshop: “Introducing CSR in Communities.” This workshop was part of the annual Responsible Businesses in Guatemala conference organized by the Centrarse Association. The participating community leaders came from four rural areas in the Department of Escuintla: San [...]