"We witnessed the signing of the foreign ministers of Mexico and Guatemala to apply the Sowing Life and Youth Building the Future programs in that country. The meeting with President Alejandro Giammattei was beneficial. The brotherhood between our peoples is strengthened," the president reported Andrés Manuel López Obrador on his Twitter account.

Giammattei and López Obrador met to address issues on the bilateral agenda and ratified their commitment to work on reducing irregular migration, fighting organized crime and drug trafficking, as well as promoting social and economic development.

By the end of 2019 Sembrando Vida had already created 230,000 jobs and achieved the reforestation of 500,000 hectares, and it was announced that it would be extended to another 200,000 beneficiaries, leading to reforestation of 1,075,000 hectares in total.