Calender of Activities 2019

S.No HRD Programme Venue Duration
A). International Training Programmes
1 Food Processing Egyptian International Centre for Agriculture (EICA), Cairo, Egypt 15 January - 31 March
2 Empowering Rural Women -do- 15 January - 31 March
3 Vegetable Production -do- 15 February - 30 April
4 Project Analysis -do- 01 April - 15 June
5 Integrated Pest Management and Cotton Production -do- 01 April - 15 June
6 Poultry Production and Health -do- 10 July - 25 September
7 Integrated Rural Development -do- 10 July - 25 September
8 Animal Production and Health -do- 01 October - 15 December
9 Fish Culture Development -do- 01 October - 15 December
10 Land and Water Management -do- 01 October - 15 December
11 Training & Study Visits on Desertification Desert Research Centre (DRC), Cairo, Egypt November/December
12 Land Policy for Sustainable Rural Development International Centre for Land Policy Studies and Training (ICLPST), R. O. China 17 May - 14 June
13 Agricultural Development and Policy -do- October
14 Workshop on Agricultural Biodiversity Promotion Taiwan International Cooperation Development Fund (Taiwan ICDF) , R. O. China 11-24 April
15 International Vegetable Training Course on Safe Vegetable Production AVRDC-The World Vegetable Centre East and Southeast Asia, Bangkok, Thailand September/October
16 Planning & Promotion of Agro & Food Enterprises National Institute of Micro Small and Medium Enterprises (NIMSME), Hyderabad, India 21 January - 1 March
17 Training of Trainers in Entrepreneurship and Skill Development -do- 21 January - 1 March
18 Tourism & Hospitality Management -do- 21 January - 1 March
19 Intellectual Property Management Strategies for SMES -do- 21 January - 1 March
20 Promotion of Micro Enterprises -do- January - March
21 Communication Skills in English and Promotion of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises -do- August - October
22 Communication Skills in English and Tourism and Hospitality Management -do- August - October
23 Capacity Building for Providing Alternative Livelihood Opportunities for Poor -do- September - October
24 Empowerment of Women through Enterprises -do- November - January
25 SME Financing- Approaches & Strategies -do- November - January
26 Total Quality  Management & ISO 9001:  2015/ 14001/ 22000/ 27000 & Six Sigma -do- November - January
27 Innovative Strategies for SME Development -do- November - January
28 Training Methods and Skills for Managers -do- November - January
29 Empowerment of Women for Rural Development National Institute of Rural Development and Panchayati Raj (NIRD & PR),  Hyderabad, India 4 - 31 January
30 Training Methodology for Development Professionals -do- 21 January - 17 February
31 Sustainable Agriculture Strategies for Rural Development -do- 21 January - 17 February
32 Participatory Planning for poverty Reduction and Sustainable Development -do- 18 February - 17 March
33 Information Communication Technology for Rural Development -do- January - February
34 Participatory Rural Development -do- January - February
35 Rural Credit for Poverty Reduction -do- March
36 Planning Management of Drinking Water and Sanitation Projects -do- July/August
37 Community based Disaster Management: Mainstreaming & Risk Reduction Strategies -do- July/August
38 Planning & Management of Rural Housing & Habitat Development -do- August
39 Planning & Management of Rural Development Programmes -do- August/September
40 Management of Rural Employment Projects Strategies for SMEs -do- October/November
41 Good Governance and  Management of Rural Development Programmes -do- October/November
42 Natural Resource Management for Sustainable Rural Development -do- November
43 Community Driven Rural Development -do- November/December
44 Geo-informatics Applications for Rural Development -do- November/December
45 Geo-Informatics Applications for Disaster Management -do- November - January
46 Fertilizer Quality Control Central Fertilizer Quality Control and Training Institute (CFQCTI), Faridabad, India November/December
47 Textile Mill Management South India Textile Research Association (SITRA), Coimbatore, India October - November
48 Textile Testing and Quality Control -do- October - November
49 Sustainable Rural Development (SRD) Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA), R O Korea  September
50 Master’s Programme in Leadership, Policy and International Development PSPS, Yeungnam University,  R. O. Korea March
51 Rural Development Programme: The Malaysian Experience Institute for Rural Advancement (INFRA), Malaysia 23-30 June
52 Rice: Research to Production International Rice Research Institute (IRRI), Philippines August
53 Rice  Production Basics -do- October
B). International/Regional Workshops/Seminars/Forum
1 International Workshop-cum-Training Programme on “Achieving Sustainable Development Goals: Financial Inclusion and Rural Transformation” Bangladesh Academy for Rural Development (BARD), Bangladesh 16 - 27 February
2 International Workshop-cum-Training Programme on “Green Innovation in Agriculture and Rural Development” Rural Development Academy (RDA), Bogra, Bangladesh, April
3 International Workshop-Cum-Training Programme on “Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change Adaptation” Mulungushi University, Kabwe, Zambia July
4 17th Asia Pacific Agricultural Policy (APAP) Forum Seoul, R O Korea August
5 APAP Roundtable Meeting To be Decemberided To Be Announced
6 International Workshop-cum-Training programme on “Irrigation System and Water Management” Akhtar Hameed Khan National Centre for Rural Development(AHK-NCRD), Pakistan November/December
C). Study Visits/Deputation of Experts
1 Study Visit on Agribusiness and Value Chain Management Member Countries to Republic of China (Taiwan) September/October
D). Capacity Building Programme under Additiional Technical Contribution by Government of India
i) Training Courses
1 Use of Poor Quality Waters in Agriculture Central Soil Salinity Research Institute (CSSRI), Karnal, Haryana 07 - 20 February
2 Seed Production and Quality Evaluation Indian Council of Agricultural Research - Indian Agricultural Research Institute (ICAR -IARI), New Delhi 12 - 25 February
3 Recent Advances in Agricultural Surveys: Remote Sensing and GIS Applications Indian Council of Agricultural Research - Indian Agricultural Statistics Research Institute (ICAR -IASRI), New Delhi 11 - 31 March
4 Agricultural Engineering Technologies for Enhancing Productivity and Profitability in Agricultural Sector Central Institute of Agricultural Engineering (CIAE), Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh November
ii). International Workshop-cum-Training Programme
1 Fisheries and Aquaculture Central Marchine Fisheries Research Institute (CMFRI), Kochi, Kerala 15 - 28 January
2 Water Resource Management for Sustainable Development National Institute of Rural Development & Panchayati Raj  (NIRD & PR), Hyderabad 04 - 17 February
iii) Post Graduate Diploma Programmme
1 Post Graduate Diploma Programmme in Rural Development Management National Institute of Rural Development and Panchayati Raj (NIRD & PR),  Hyderabad, India August 2019 - July 2020
E). AARDO Meetings
1 Executive Committee : 71st Session AARDO Secretariat, New Delhi 12 - 14 February
2 Liaison Committee : 73rd Session -do- 14 March
3 Executive Committee : Special Session -do- 11 June
4 Liaison Committee : 74th Session -do- 13 August