Current Members

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Afghanistan
represented by the Agriculture Research Institute of Afghanistan (ARIA), Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation & Livestock
Dr. Najibeh Ataei
Director-General
Badam Bagh Agriculture Research Farm

Kabul, Afghanistan
http://aria.gov.af/
Membership Type: Country Core


Bangladesh
represented by Bangladesh Agricultural Research Council (BARC), Ministry of Agriculture
Dr. Shaikh Mohammad Bokhtiar
Executive Chairman
Farmgate, New Airport Road, Tejgaon
Dhaka 1215, Bangladesh
http://www.barc.gov.bd/
Membership Type: Country Core


Bhutan
represented by Ministry of Agriculture and Forests (MoAF), Department of Agriculture
Mr. Wangda Dukpa
Officiating Director
PB No. 119, Thimpu, Bhutan
http://www.moaf.gov.bt/
Membership Type: Country Core

India
represented by Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR), Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare
Dr. Trilochan Mohapatra
Secretary DARE & Director General
Krishi Bhawan

New Delhi – 110 001 India
https://icar.org.in/
Membership Type: Country Core

 

Nepal
represented by Nepal Agricultural Research Council (NARC), Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock Development
Dr. Deepak Bhandari
Acting Executive Director
Singha Durbar Plaza, P.O.Box 5459
Kathmandu, Nepal
http://narc.gov.np/   
Membership Type: Country Core

Pakistan
represented by Pakistan Agricultural Research Council (PARC), Ministry of National Food Security & Research
Dr. Muhammad Azeem Khan
Chairman

Plot No. 20, Ataturk Avenue
G-5/1, P.O.Box 1031
Islamabad – 44000, Pakistan
http://www.parc.gov.pk/index.php/en/
Membership Type: Country Core


Sri Lanka
represented by Sri Lanka Council for Agricultural Research Policy (SLCARP), Ministry of Mahaweli, Agriculture, Irrigation and Rural Development
Mr. Prabath Wimal Kumara
Secretary/Director
114/9, Wijerama Mawatha
Colombo 07, Sri Lanka
http://www.slcarp.lk/
Membership Type: Country Core

 

Japan 
represented by Japan International Research Centre for Agricultural Sciences (JIRCAS), Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, and Fisheries of Japan
Ministry of Agriculture Forestry & Fisheries
1-1 Ohwashi, Tsukuba, Ibaraki
305 8686, Japan
Dr. Osamu Koyama
President
https://www.jircas.go.jp/en
Membership Type: Country Core

Lao-PDR 
represented by the National Agriculture and Forestry Research Institute (NAFRI), Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry
Nongviengkham Village, Xaythany District,
Vientiane Capitol, P.O. Box 7170, Lao PDR
Dr. Chay Bounphanuxay 
Director-General
http://www.nafri.org.la/
Membership Type: Country Core

Malaysia 
represented by the Malaysian Agricultural Research and Development Institute (MARDI), Ministry of Agriculture and Agro-based Industry
P.O.Box No. 12301, Kuala Lumpur
50774, Malaysia
Dato’ Dr. Mohamad Zabawi Abdul Ghani
Director General
https://www.mardi.gov.my/
Membership Type: Country Core

Philippines
represented by the Bureau of Agricultural Research (BAR), Department of Agriculture
RDMIC Building, Visayas Ave.
cor. Elliptical Road, Diliman
Quezon City 1104, Philippines
Dr. Vivencio R. Mamaril
Director
http://www.bar.gov.ph/
Membership Type: Country Core

Philippines 
represented by the Philippine Council for Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resources Research and Development (PCAARRD), Department of Science and Technology
Paseo de Valmayor, Economic Garden
Bgy. Timugan, Los Baños
Laguna Philippines
Dr. Reynaldo V. Ebora
Acting Executive Director
http://www.pcaarrd.dost.gov.ph/home/portal/
Membership Type: Country Core

South Korea 
represented by the Rural Development Administration (RDA), Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs
300 Nongsaengmyeong-ro, Wansan-gu
Jeonju-si, Jeollabuk-do, 560-500
South Korea
Dr. Taek-Ryoun Kwon 
Director, International Technical Cooperation Center
http://www.rda.go.kr/foreign/eng/
Membership Type: Country Core

Taiwan 
represented by the Council of Agriculture (COA)

37 Nan Hai Rd. Taipei, Taiwan 
10014 R.O.C.
Mr. Vincent Lin
Director General
http://coa.gov.tw
Membership Type: Country Core

Thailand 
represented by the Department of Agriculture (DOA), Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives
50 Phaholyothin Road, Chatuchak
Bangkok 10900 Thailand
Mr. Pichet Wiriyapakorn
Director General
http://www.doa.go.th/mail/
Membership Type: Country Core

Vietnam 
represented by the Vietnam Academy of Agricultural Sciences (VAAS), Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development 
Vinh Quynh, Thanh Tri
Hanoi, Vietnam
Prof. Dr. Nguyen Hong Son
President
https://www.mard.gov.vn
Membership Type: Country Core

Iran
represented by Agricultural Research, Education and Extension Organization (AREEO), Ministry of Agriculture -Jahad
Yemen Ave., Chamran Highway,
PO Box 19395-1113,
Tehran, Iran
Dr. Kambiz Bazargan
Deputy Minister and Head
http://www.areeo.ac.ir/
Membership Type: Country Core

Australia
represented by the Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR), Minister of Foreign Affairs
38 Thynne St, Bruce, ACT, 2617
PO Box 1571, Canberra ACT 2601
Australia
Prof. Andrew Campbell
Chief Executive Officer
http://aciar.gov.au/
Membership Type: Country Core

Fiji
represented by  the Ministry of Agriculture
Private Mail Bag, Raiwaqa
Republic of Fiji
Dr Vinesh Kumar
Acting Permanent Secretary for Agriculture
http://www.agriculture.gov.fj
Membership Type: Country Core

New Caledonia
represented by  the Institut Agronomique Neo-Caledonien Centre de Cooperation
Internationale en Recherche Agronomique
Pour le developpement
B.P. 73 Port Laguerre
Paita Nouvelle- Caledonie
New Caledonia
Dr. Laurent L’huillier
Director General
http://www.iac.nc/
Membership Type: Country Core

Papua New Guinea
represented by the National Agricultural Research Institute (NARI), Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock
SATRC, Bubia, PO Box 4415
Lae 411, Morobe Province
Papua New Guinea
Mr. Warea Orapa
Acting Director General
http://www.nari.org.pg/
Membership Type: Country Core

Samoa
represented by The Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries (MAF)
3rd Floor, ACB Building
P.O. Box 1875, Apia
Samoa
Mr. Tilafono David Hunter
CEO
http://www.maf.gov.ws/
Membership Type: Country Core

Canada
Global Confederation of Higher Education Associations for Agricultural and Life Sciences (GCHERA)

University of Alberta, Canada
Professor Emeritus John Kennelly
President
https://www.gchera.com/
Membership Type: Reciprocal

India
Anand Agricultural University

Anand 388001
Gujarat, India
Dr. K. B. Kathiria
Vice Chancellor
http://www.aau.in/
Membership Type: Affiliate

India
Assam Agricultural University
Jorhat – 785013
Assam, India
Dr. Bidyut Chandan Deka
Vice-Chancellor
http://www.aau.ac.in/
Membership Type: Associate

India
Central Agricultural University
Iroisemba, Lamphel
Imphal – 795004
Manipur, India
Dr. Anupam Mishra
Vice Chancellor
http://www.cau.ac.in/
Membership Type: Associate

India
CSK Himachal Pradesh Krishi Vishvavidyalaya (CSK HPKV)
Palampur, Distt. Kangra
176062, Himachal Pradesh,
India
Prof. H.K.Chaudhary
Vice Chancellor

http://hillagric.ac.in/
Membership Type: Affiliate

India
Indian Agricultural Universities Association (IAUA)
IG-2, CGIAR Block, National Agricultural Science Complex (NASC)
Dev Prakash Shastri Marg
Pusa Campus, New Delhi-110012
Dr. Sanjay K. Patil
President
http://www.iauaindia.org/
Membership Type: Associate

India
India Institute of Technology Bombay (IITB-Mumbai)
Main Gate Road, Powai
Mumbai, Maharashtra
400076, India
Prof. Subhasis Chaudhuri
Director
http://www.iitb.ac.in/
Membership Type: Affiliate

India
Junagadh Agricultural University
University Bhawan, Motibag
Junagadh – 362 001
Gujarat, India
Dr. R. M Chauhan
In-Charge Vice Chancellor
http://www.jau.in
Membership Type: Affiliate

India

Kamdhenu University (KU)
Karmayogi Bhavan, Block-1
B-1 Wing, 4th Floor, Room No. 414
Sector-10-A, Gandhinagar-382010
Gujarat, India
Dr. N.H. Kelawala
Vice Chancellor
http://ku-guj.org/
Membership Type: Affiliate

India
Prof. Jayashankar Telangana State Agricultural University (PJTSAU) 
Admn. Office
Rajendranagar 500030
Hyderabad, India
Dr. V. Praveen Rao
Vice-Chancellor
http://www.pjtsau.ac.in/home.php

Membership Type: Associate

India
Punjab Agricultural University
Ludhiana -141004, India
Mr. Anirudh Tewari
Vice Chancellor
http://web.pau.edu/
Membership Type: Affiliate

India
Sam Higginbottom University of Agriculture, Technology and Sciences (SHUATS) (formerly Allahabad Agricultural Institute)
Naini, Allahabad 211007
Uttar Pradesh., India
Prof. (Dr.) Rajendra B. Lal
Vice Chancellor
http://shuats.edu.in/
Membership Type: Associate

India
Sardarkrushinagar Dantiwada Agricultural University (SDAU)
Sardarkrushinagar 385506
Dist. Banaskantha
Gujarat, India
Dr. R M Chauhan
Vice-Chancellor
http://sdau.edu.in/
Membership Type: Affiliate

India
Tamil Nadu Agricultural University (TNAU)
Coimbatore – 641003
Tamil Nadu, India
Dr. N. Kumar
Vice-Chancellor
http://tnau.ac.in
Membership Type: Associate

India
University of Agricultural Sciences (UAS – Dharwad)
Dharwad – 580005
Karnataka, India
Dr. M.B. Chetti
Vice-Chancellor
http://uasd.edu/
Membership Type: Associate

India
Sher-e-Kashmir University of Agricultural Sciences and Technology 
Main Campus, Chatta
Jammu-180009 (J&K) India
Dr. Jagdish Prasad Sharma
Vice-Chancellor
http://www.skuastkashmir.ac.in/
Membership Type: Affiliate

India
Indira Gandhi Krishi Vishwavidyalaya, India
Krishak Nagar, Raipur-492012
Chhattisgarh, India
Dr. S.K. Patil
Vice-Chancellor
https://igkvmis.cg.nic.in/ 
Membership Type: Affiliate

Malaysia
Universiti Putra Malaysia
4th Floor, Administration Building
43400 UPM Serdang 
Selangor, Malaysia
Prof. Dr. Mohd Roslan bin Sulaiman
Vice Chancellor
http://upm.edu.my/
Membership Type: Affiliate

Papua New Guinea
Papua New Guinea University of Technology
Department of Agriculture, Private Mail Bag
University of Technology
Lae 411, Morobe Province
Papua New Guinea
Dr. Macquin Maino
Head
http://www.unitech.ac.pg/
Membership Type: Associate

Taiwan
Agricultural Biotechnology Research Center, Academia Sinica
128, Academia Rd. Sec. 2, Nankang
Taipei, 11529 Taiwan
Dr. Wen Chin Yang
Research Fellow and Deputy Director
https://www.sinica.edu.tw/en
Membership Type: Associate

Taiwan
Center for International Agriculture Education and Academic Exchanges
College of Bioresources & Agriculture, National Taiwan University
No. 1, Sec. 4, Roosevelt Rd.
Taipei 10617, Taiwan (R.O.C.)
Dr. Jack Chih-Hsiung Hsu, Coordinator
http://www.bioagri.ntu.edu.tw
Membership Type: Affiliate

Taiwan
National Chung Hsing University
145 Xingda Rd., South Dist.
Taichung City 40227, Taiwan
Dr. Fuh-Sheng Shieu
President

https://www.nchu.edu.tw/
Membership Type: Affiliate

Thailand
Asian Institute of Technology (AIT)
GPO Box 2754
Bangkok 10501
Thailand
Dr Eden Y. Woon
President
https://ait.ac.th/
Membership Type: Reciprocal

Philippines
Asian Farmers’ Association for Sustainable Rural Development (AFA)
Room 206, Partnership Center
59 C. Salvador St., Loyola Heights
Quezon City, 1108, Philippines
Ms. Esther Penunia
Secretary General
http://asianfarmers.org/
Membership Type: Reciprocal

Bangladesh
Bangladesh Rural Advancement Committee (BRAC)
BRAC Centre, 75 Mohakhali
Dhaka-1212, Bangladesh
Dr. Muhammad Musa
Executive Director
http://brac.net/
Membership Type: Reciprocal

Bangladesh
Krishi Gobeshona Foundation (KGF)

BARC Complex, Farmgate
Dhaka-1215, Bangladesh
Dr. Jiban Krishna Biswas 
Executive Director
http://www.kgf.org.bd/
Membership Type: Associate

India
Trust for Advancement of Agricultural Sciences (TAAS)
Avenue II, IARI New Delhi
110 012, India
Dr. R.S. Paroda
Chairman
http://www.taas.in/
Membership Type: Reciprocal

India
Alliance for Agri Innovation (AAI) and Federation of Seed Industry of India (FSII)
Plot No. 333/1 ( Second Floor), Daya Complex, Rangpuri
Mahipalpur, New Delhi-1100037, India
Dr. Shivendra Bajaj
Executive Director
http://fsii.in/index.html
Membership Type: Associate

Malaysia
Human Life Advancement Foundation (HLAF)
P.O Box 29 Suite 1B Level 5, Menara Dato’ Onn
Putra World Trade Centre
45 Jalan Tun Ismail, 50480
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Mr. Junaidi Said
CEO
https://www.hlaf.org.my/
Membership Type: Reciprocal

India

Biotech Consortium India Limited (BCIL)
Anuvrat Bhawan, 5th Floor, 210
Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Marg
New Delhi – 110 002, India
Dr. Vibha Ahuja
Chief General Manager
http://www.bcil.nic.in/
Membership Type: Reciprocal

 

Bioversity International (BI)
Via dei Tre Denari, 472/a 00057
Maccarese
Rome, Italy
Juan Lucas Restrepo
Director General
https://www.bioversityinternational.org/
Membership Type: Associate

CIRAD – La recherche agronomique pour le développement (CIRAD)
42, Rue Scheffer, 75116, Paris, France
Van Phuc Diplomatic Compound
Bldg. 2G, off. 102, 298 Kim Ma
Hanoi, Vietnam
Mrs. Elisabeth Claverie de Saint Martin
Chief Executive Officer & President
https://www.cirad.fr/en
Membership Type: Affiliate

Centre for Agriculture and Biosciences International (CABI)
CABI Head Office, Nosworthy Way
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
OX10 8DE, United Kingdom
Dr. Daniel Elger
Chief Executive Officer
https://cabi.org/
Membership Type: Associate

International Centre for Agricultural Research in the Dry Areas (ICARDA)
P.O. Box 114/5055
Postal Code: 1108-2010
Beirut, Lebanon
Mr. Aly Abousabaa
Director General
http://www.icarda.org
Membership Type: Associate

International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD)
Khumaltar, Lalitpur
G.P.O. Box 3226
Kathmandu, Nepal
Dr. Pema Gyamtsho
Director General
http://icimod.org/
Membership Type: Associate

International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT)
Patancheru – 502 324
Telangana, India
Dr Jacqueline d’Arros Hughes
Director General
http://icrisat.org/
Membership Type: Associate

International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
2033 K Street N.W.
Washington D.C. 20006
USA
Dr. Johan Swinnen
Director General
http://www.ifpri.org/
Membership Type: Associate

International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI)
P.O. Box – 30709
Nairobi, Kenya
Dr. Jimmy Smith
Director General
https://www.ilri.org/
Membership Type: Associate

International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT)
Carretera México-Veracruz Km.45
El Batán, Texcoco, Mexico C.P. 56237
Postal address:- Apartado
Postal 6-641 06600
Mexico, D.F., Mexico
Dr. Martin Kropff
Director General
https://www.cimmyt.org/
Membership Type: Associate

International Potato Center (CIP)
Avenida La Molina 1895
Apartado Postal 1558
Lima 12, Peru
Dr. Barbara H. Wells
Director General
https://cipotato.org/
Membership Type: Associate

International Rice Research Institute (IRRI)
Los Baños, Laguna Philippines
Box 933, 1099
Manila, Philippines
Dr. Jean Balie
Director General
http://irri.org/
Membership Type: Associate

SAARC Agriculture Centre (SAC)
BARC Complex, New Airport Road
Farmgate, Dhaka 1215
Bangladesh
http://www.sac.org.bd/
Dr. Md. Baktear Hossain
Director
Membership Type: Associate

The World Vegetable Center (WorldVeg)
P.O. Box 42, Shanhua
Tainan 74199, Taiwan
Dr. Marco C.S. Wopereis
Director General
http://avrdc.org/
Membership Type: Associate

WorldFish
Jalan Batu Maung, Batu Maung
11960 Bayan Lepas
Penang, Malaysia
https://www.worldfishcenter.org/
Dr. Gareth Johnstone
Director General
Membership Type: Associate

 

Association of Agricultural Research Institutions in the Near East and North Africa (AARINENA)
P.O.Box 950764
Amman 11195, Jordan
Dr. Rida Shibli
Executive Secretary
http://www.aarinena.org/
Membership Type: Reciprocal

Asia Pacific Association of Forestry Research Institutions (APAFRI)
C/o Forest Research Institute
2109 Kepong
Selangor, Malaysia
Dr. Gan Kee Seng
Executive Secretary
http://www.apafri.org/
Membership Type: Reciprocal

The Asia & Pacific Seed Association (APSA)
P.O. Box 1030 Kasetsart Post Office
Bangkok 10903, Thailand
Dr. Kanokwan Chodchoey
Executive Director
https://apsaseed.org/
Membership Type: Reciprocal

Biotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council (BIRAC)
1st Floor, MTNL Building, 9, CGO Complex
Lodhi Road, New Delhi – 110003, India

Dr. Sanjay Saxena
General Manager & Head (Investment)

https://www.birac.nic.in/
Membership Type: Associate

Central Asia and the Caucasus Association of Agricultural Research Institutions (CACAARI)
P.O.Box 4375 Tashkent
100000, Uzbekistan
Dr. Alisher Tashmatov
Executive Secretary
http://www.cacaari.org/
Membership Type: Reciprocal

Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa (FARA)
12 Anmeda Street, Roman Ridge
Accra, Ghana
Dr. Aggrey Agumya
Executive Director
http://faraafrica.org/
Membership Type: Reciprocal

Global Open Data for Agriculture and Nutrition (GODAN)
GODAN Secretariat, McGill University
845 Sherbrooke Street West, Montreal
Quebec, Canada H3A 0G4
André Laperrière
Executive Director
https://www.godan.info/
Membership Type: Reciprocal

Network of Aquaculture Centres in Asia-Pacific (NACA)
P.O. Box 1040, Kasetsart Post Office
Bangkok 10903, Thailand
Dr. Huang Jie
Director General
https://www.enaca.org/
Membership Type: Reciprocal

Secretariat of the Pacific Community (SPC)
Private Mail Bag
Suva, Fiji
Dr. Stuart Minchin, Director General
Land Resources Division
http://www.spc.int/
Membership Type: Reciprocal

International Association for Agricultural Sustainability (IAAS)
194 Kim Keat Avenue
#01-402, Singapore 310194
Mr. Michael Fu
Secretary General
http://iaas.org.sg/
Membership Type: Associate

Agricultural and Food Marketing Association for Asia and the Pacific (AFMA)
FAO Annex Building, 202/1 Larn Luang
Bangkok 10100, Thailand
Dr. Thirach Rungruangkanokkul
Executive Director
http://www.afmaasia.org/ 
Membership Type: Reciprocal