Over the next four years, the Social Investment Fund (FIS) will invest in 12.000 self sustainable farms and orchards.
This initiative is expected to benefit low-income communities.
Giacomo Tamburrelli, head of FIS, asked the Budget Committee of the Legislative for an additional $2 million for the project, adding that FIS has already organized most of the technical and financial aspects of the project. ‘Each farm will benefit 15 families, while each orchard 9’, he noted.
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As part of the Agritrade Platform, Guatemala will participate for the 27th time in PMA Fresh Summit, the most important international trade show and convention of fruits and vegetables in the United States, which will take place at Anaheim Convention Center, California from October 17th to 19th.