Collaboration with International/Regional Organizations

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/ Institutes 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), Zambia, Centre on Agrarian Reform and Rural Development for the Near East (CARDNE), Jordan; International Tropical Fruits Network (TFNet), Malaysia, Asian Vegetable Research and Development Center - World Vegetable Center, R.O.China, COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Islamabad, Pakistan, International Cooperative Alliance - Asia and Pacific, New Delhi, India, International Sericultural Commission, Bengaluru, India, International Commission on Irrigation and Drainage (ICID), New Delhi, India, Indian Council of Food and Agriculture, New Delhi, India, 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 2018-2020.