CAPSA-MARDI Regional Training Workshop on Transfer of Agricultural Technology with Specific Focus on "Application of ICT for Resilient Agriculture"

18 Jul 2017 to 20 Jul 2017
Putrajaya, Malaysia

CAPSA will co-organize this three days training workshop with the Malaysian Agricultural Research and Development Institute (MARDI). The aim of the workshop is to support government efforts to achieve sustainable agriculture, food security and inclusive rural development, by strengthening the capacities of national agricultural research and development communities to accelerate technological innovation and to facilitate the transfer of relevant agricultural technologies through exchanging knowledge and experiences.

The training workshop is primarily targeted at mid- to senior-level personnel in the Ministry of Agriculture and national agricultural research and development bodies in selected Asia-Pacific developing countries, who are engaged in promoting technological innovation and the transfer of agricultural technologies.

This CAPSA-MARDI training workshop will be preceded by one-day technical workshop on Distributional Effects of Disasters and Climate Change on Food Security in ASEAN, which is organized by the Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA).

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