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Webinar with Universities on Capacity Development for Agricultural Innovation – Bringing System-Wide Change in Asia-Pacific

Forty-three university representatives from Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Pakistan and the Philippines participated in APAARI-supported Webinar on Capacity Development for Agricultural Innovation – Bringing System-wide Change in Asia-Pacific on 16 November 2017. It was organized in collaboration with the Tropical Agriculture Platform (TAP) hosted by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), the Global Confederation of Higher Education Associations for Agricultural and Life Sciences (GCHERA) and Global Forum for Agricultural Research (GFAR). The Webinar aimed to: Improve understanding of the Common Framework designed under TAP’s Capacity Development for Agricultural Innovation Systems (CDAIS) project. Raise interest in integrating...

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Communication Toolkit for Participatory Research

In Derio, Spain, on 20 and 21 February 2018, the World Rural Forum, with other Partners in GFAR, will launch a GFAR Collective Action for “Enhancing participatory processes between Family Farmers, Civil Society/Rural Communities, Research Institutes”, to continue to strengthen the participation of family farmers, civil society organizations, rural communities and their small and medium enterprises in research processes – an agenda long championed through GFAR’s collective actions.   To demonstrate the effectiveness of real collaboration in the field and the impacts for rural communities, it is also essential to be able to monitor and measure the impacts of...

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APCoAB-APAARI visited Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand

Dr. Rishi Tyagi, Coordinator, Asia-Pacific Consortium on Agricultural Biotechnology (APCoAB), APAARI, visited Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand, on December 28, 2018. Dr Tyagi had a very fruitful discussion with Assoc. Prof. Nopraenue S. Dhirathiti, Vice President for International Relations and Corporate Communication, Mahidol University, to explore the possibilities of future collaboration and partnership between APAARI and Mahidol...

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APCoAB-APAARI visited Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in Thailand

Dr. Rishi Tyagi, Coordinator, Asia-Pacific Consortium on Agricultural Biotechnology (APCoAB), APAARI, visited Mr Allent Chenhwa Lou, Director, Political Division, Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in Thailand, on December 21, 2018, to discuss about possibility of visit of APAARI officials to Taiwan for enhancing further collaboration and partnership between APAARI and...

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