From the Desk of Secretary General
Globally, aquaculture has been playing an important role in food production and recorded an average annual growth of 8% during the last three decades... to read more click here
Organizational Meetings

Details of Organizational meetings organised during April - September 2017... to read more click here
In this Issue ...
  1. From the Desk of Secretary General
  2. AARDO Activities : (April - September 2017)

  3. Projected Activities
    (October 2017 - March 2018)
The Award was received by His Excellency Eng. Wassfi Hassan El-Sreihin, Secretary General on behalf of AARDO, from His Excellency Prof. Kaptan Singh Solanki, Hon'ble Governor of States of Haryana and Punjab of India, and the Chief Guest of Award Function on 5 September 2017... to read more click here

African-Asian Journal of Rural Development (AAJRD) started its journey fifty years ago and is celebrating 50 years of its publication under the tag line "Fifty Years of Cooperation for Information Dissemination"... to read more click here
Human Resource Development
AARDO organizes International / Regional Level Training Programmes, Field Training Programmes, Workshops / Seminars, Study Visit, etc... to read more click here
Development Pilot Projects
Financing of development pilot projects is one of AARDO's core activities undertaken in its member countries. The Organization lays emphasis on encouraging member countries to undertake such projects.... to read more click here
Dissemination Of Information
AARDO disseminates information on its activities both technical and organizational through (i) Publications, (ii) Website, (iii) Library, etc.... to read more click here
Feedback On AARDO Publications

The Newsletter indicates that the Secretariat is active and very much in touch with AARDO's stakeholders. Kudos!

- Kofi Asumadu-Apenteng, Ghana

It is rich and comprehensive, the various conferences held across AARDO regional contributing countries is a clear indication that AARDO is doing well in the area of integrated rural development, poverty reduction, SME financing and empowerment of women in rural SMSE! It is equally important to note that training programme of various kind is equally beneficial to all AARDO member countries, my sincere appreciation to AARDO!

- Yusuf Isyaka Ibrahim, Nigeria

I do hereby acknowledge the receipt of the annual report and news letter of AARDO. It is highly appreciable to organize the several bilateral HRD programme by AARDO in several countries for the rural development through several mechanism including agriculture.

- Dr. B.P. Singh, India

Thank you very much AARDO for the newsletter you sent to me. I am very grateful for the information. The information on the activities of AARDO will help member states to plan for such activities. Actually, one of the activities was held in my country Zambia. Please keep member countries with such information especially that you build capacity in each one of their official.

- Bwalya Siame, Zambia

I am thankful for the AARDO Publications which give details of the enormous amount of contribution AARDO is making towards rural development.

- Dr. S M Ilyas, India

Magazine is very interesting. This will help those who have not attended courses to have a look at the different methods/new technologies of farming and planting. Can you also send information on non polluting insecticide/ Pesticide, bio farming etc. small scale rearing of fish.

- Mr. R. Surat-kowlessur