FAO Regional Office for Latin America and the Caribbean
When we think about a workshop on the bioremediation of pesticide contaminated soils, we imagine...
Prioritizing Sustainable Land Management (SLM) as a tool for development in Guyana
The story of an artisanal Seabob Fisherman
FAO provided urgent technical assistance for the agriculture sector (livestock, crops, fisheries and rural livelihoods)...

Sub-regional Office for the Caribbean

FAO's Subregional Office for the Caribbean (SLC), founded in 1996, is located at the UN House in Barbados. Headed by a Subregional Representative (SRC) and staffed by a Multidisciplinary Team (MDT) and an Administrative Unit, the office is tasked with carrying out FAO's global mandate in the region by

  • putting available and accessible information within reach of all concerned satkeholders;
  • providing policy and strategic advice and sharing expertise;
  • providing a meeting place for nations;
  • bringing knowledge to the field, especially international best practices