One of the functions of the Organization is to collaborate with the appropriate international and regional organizations, including United Nations (UN) agencies, the national bodies, government or non-governmental, both in the developed and developing countries, for purposes of taking action to accelerate agriculture and rural development in the member countries. AARDO has entered into Memoranda of Understanding with various international/regional organizations such as Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA)
, Republic of Korea, Arab Organisation for Agricultural Development(AOAD), Sudan
, Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA)
, Centre on Agrarian Reform and Rural Development for the Near East (CARDNE), Jordan
, International Tropical Fruits Network (TFNet), Malaysia
, etc. AARDO has been accorded an observer status by a number of regional and UN international organizations. It is proposed to continue collaboration with these and other organizations during the triennium 2015-2017.