IFAD President and Delegation Visit CIP

August 2, 2013 – The President of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), Kanayo F. Nwanze, and IFAD Latin America and Caribbean Division Director, Josefina Stubbs visited CIP to participate in a strategic exchange. CIP Director General, Pamela Anderson and CIP leadership met with the IFAD delegation and later shared in a “Pachamanca”, an Andean thanksgiving meal that traditionally celebrates the potato harvest in the highlands of Peru.

IFAD, a specialized agency of the United Nations, is dedicated to eradicating rural poverty in developing countries. Working with poor rural people, governments, donors, non-governmental organizations and many other partners, IFAD focuses on country-specific solutions, which can involve increasing poor rural people’s access to financial services, markets, technology, land and other natural resources.