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Program of Brazil-FAO International Cooperation
Por medio del proyecto +Algodón, el Estado Plurinacional de Bolivia, la FAO y el gobierno de Brasil trabajan juntas para contribuir al desarrollo sostenible del sector algodonero.
Al encuentro asisten responsables de programas de alimentación escolar para intercambiar experiencias desarrolladas con el acompañamiento conjunto de la FAO y de la Agencia Brasileña de Cooperación.
El proyecto +Algodón realizó gira técnica para evaluar los resultados de cultivos de algodón con tecnologías sostenibles desarrolladas en Paraguay.
Generar conocimientos y compartir experiencias con extensionistas hace parte del trabajo de Fernando Ramírez, ingeniero agrónomo en Paraguay.

The Program of Brazil-FAO International Cooperation was created out of interest by the Government of Brazil and FAO to exchange experiences and knowledge to achieve the Millennium Development Goals. 

The Program of Brazil-FAO International Cooperation reflects the international duties of Brazil for the protection, promotion and guarantee of rights; such as the human right to food, land and water, agricultural recovery and the development of family farming, including land reform. [See more]

Projects of the Program

Objective: Contribute to rural sustainable development in Latin America and the Caribbean, strengthening the capacities of the countries and civil society to develop participative public policies which support family farming.

Objective: Strengthening the process of institutionalization of school feeding programs and the related food security policies, through the use of regional and national mechanisms.

Objective: Support countries in Latin America, the Caribbean and Africa to respond to humanitarian crises and instances of food insecurity; through actions in response to emergency situations, and to recover and strengthen the agricultural sector. Includes projects which support the Initiative for Latin America and the Caribbean without Hunger (2025).

Objective: Contribute to Food and Nutrition Security (FNS) and poverty alleviation of the most vulnerable populations in Latin America and the Caribbean, strengthening the national and sub-regional strategies.

Objective: Contribute to improving the cotton sector in developing countries; focused on the identification, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of the activities and sub-projects of South-South Cooperation, to be carried out in member or associated countries of Mercosur or other developing countries, subject to mutual agreement between the Brazilian government and the Brazilian Cotton Institute.

Objective: Contribute to the sustainable, inclusive development of aquaculture in Latin America and the Caribbean, to achieve the objectives of food security and combat poverty in the countries of the region.

Objective: Contribute to strengthening agro-environmental public policies as a tool for reducing poverty and food insecurity in the countries of the region.

Objective: Contribute to increasing the food and nutrition security of rural communities in El Salvador, Nicaragua, Honduras and Paraguay, through school feeding programs which are strengthened and articulated by means of food products from local and regional family farming.