We are pleased to announce that IAAS has become the member of APAARI, Thailand in May 2018!!
In order to discuss the details of future cooperation, Dr. Cheng-I Wei, the Chairman, Dr. Tzong-Ru Lee, the Vice Chairman and Dr. Kuo-Chang Fu, the Secretary-General, IAAS has visited Dr Ravi Khetarpal, Executive Secretary and Dr Rishi Tyagi, Coordinator, Asia-Pacific Consortium on Agricultural Biotechnology (APCoAB), APAARI in Thailand
The Asia-Pacific Association of Agricultural Research Institutions (APAARI) was established in 1990 at the initiative of Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and most of the National Agricultural Research Systems (NARS) of the Asia-Pacific region and a voluntary, membership-based, apolitical and multi-stakeholder regional organization. It is bridging national, regional and global stakeholders to bring about the collective change in agri-food systems of Asia and the Pacific. APAARI’s wide network of members and partners comprises of national agricultural research institutes (NARIs) and national agricultural research organizations (NAROs), CG centres, Association of International Research and Development Centers for Agriculture (AIRCA), universities, extension service providers, civil society organizations, (farmers’ organizations – FOs and non-governmental organizations – NGOs), international development organizations and the private sector. The close links and collaboration with these stakeholders are instrumental in strengthening agri-food research and innovation systems towards more sustainable development in Asia and the Pacific region.
More information about APAARI: http://www.apaari.org/
IAAS理事長 魏正義, 副理事長 李宗儒 與秘書長 傅國彰並於5月27日, 特至泰國拜訪APAARI 討論進一步的合作內容。