EDUCATING GIRLS IS CENTRAL TO ERADICATING POVERTY

    One of the United Nations’ sustainable development goals (SDGs) is the eradication of poverty worldwide. Educating girls is a central part of eradicating global poverty, according to the World Bank, because it has broad social implications. At the Mojarras School in a rural village of southwest Guatemala, all children of AgroAmerica’s employees have access [...]

By |2018-01-23T17:41:37+00:00January 3rd, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

AGROAMERICA TAPS ALLIANCES TO WORK TOWARD UN SDGs

AgroAmerica is fully committed to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (UN SDGs) and we've aligned our CSR programs to these goals.  The AgroAmerica alliances with local partnerships, government agencies and international partners like the University of Colorado, WWF, World Banana Forum, USAID, and Solidaridad, help up to acieve these goals. Local Partnerships We believe [...]

By |2017-11-17T21:49:37+00:00November 17th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

SUSTAINABLE AGRICULTURE IS THE WAY TO FEED THE WORLD

The concept of sustainable agriculture has recently been validated by new research studies that show conclusively that this is far more than just a good idea – it’s essential to producing crops that can provide food for the population of our planet well into the future.  AgroAmerica, a company that grows, processes and distributes tropical [...]

By |2017-10-31T16:46:00+00:00September 21st, 2017|News|0 Comments

LIFE ON LAND – U.N. SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOAL #15

The aim of Life on Land  - the U.N. Sustainable Development Goal  number 15 - is to: protect, restore and promote sustainable use of terrestrial ecosystems, sustainably manage forests, combat desertification, and halt and reverse land degradation and halt biodiversity loss.  Each year 1600 square kilometers of tropical forest in Guatemala is destroyed , mainly for [...]

By |2017-08-24T12:33:23+00:00August 24th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

SUSTAINABLE AGRICULTURE TIED TO U.N. DEVELOPMENT GOALS

Whether you believe in climate change or not, protecting our environment and sustainable agriculture and food production methods just make good sense. Since man first begin planting and growing crops, agriculture has changed the area where it occurs. Fields are cleared and ploughed, new crops are planted.  But this does not mean that a new [...]

By |2017-06-21T11:36:36+00:00June 20th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments