USAID and Syngenta International AG commit to to support agriculture and food security activities in Africa, Asia and Latin America. USAID and Syngenta’s collaborative efforts will include research and development, capacity building, and working with other agriculture and food security partners. USAID and Syngenta will work to advance agricultural development and food security goals that have been set by the governments of developing countries. These efforts will be supported by USAID and Feed the Future, a U.S. Government global hunger and food security initiative. USAID will also focus on increasing the use of technology and will expand access to tools like crop insurance and seed treatment. The USAID and Syngenta agreement will allow both groups to reach the impoverished and malnourished across three different continents in joint efforts to end global poverty. They will work together and with scientists, entrepreneurs, policymakers, and other donors.
|Location||Worldwide, Central Africa, Southern Africa, South Asia, Latin America and Caribbean, Eastern Africa, East Asia and Pacific, Central Asia|