January

Meeting with UNDP, Iran and UNESCAP

Venue: Bangkok
Dates: 20 January 2020

Courtesy call by Mr. Nipat Kuasakul, Senior Executive Vice President

Venue: –
Dates: 21 Jan 2020

Mr. Masanami Izumi, Special Advisor to SEAFDEC Secretariat visited APRACA Secretariat

Venue: –
Dates: 21 January 2020

Joined Asia Finance Forum (AFIFORUM)

Venue: Bangkok
Dates: 22 January 2020

Courtesy call on Mr. Apirom Sukprasert, BAAC President

Venue: Bangkok
Dates: 22 January 2020

February

Visit of JFC to APRACA Secretariat

Venue: Bangkok
Dates: 19 February 2020

Meeting with FAO officials from HQ and RAP

Venue: Bangkok
Dates: 19-20 February 2020

Meeting with InvestAsia and USAID officials

Venue: Bangkok
Dates: 21 February 2020

March

April

May

Meeting with Grow Asia

Venue: Skype
Dates: 6 May 2020

Self Help – Group Bank Linkage Programme: An Indian Experience

Venue: Webinar
Dates: 28 May 2020

June

India IP Steering Committee Meeting

Venue: –
Dates: 2 June 2020

Webinar of SAFIN

Venue: Webinar
Dates: 2 June 2020

APRACA-Source Trace Webinar on Financing agriculture and food innovations in Southeast Asia post COVID-19,

Venue: Webinar
Dates: 25 June 2020

Zoom Meeting with CEO of ADBL

Venue: Zoom Meeting
Dates: 26 June 2020

Webinar on coconut Development with USAID and Invest Asia

Venue: Webinar
Dates: 30 June 2020

July

Webinar SEARCA_SOLVE Income Insufficiency in the Time of COVID-19 Pandemic through Inclusive Rural Financing

Venue: Webinar
Dates: 22 July 2020

Meeting with Grow Asia

Venue: –
Dates: 24 July 2020

India IP steering committee meeting of SAFIN

Venue: –
Dates: 29 July 2020

Webinar on “Government actions to facilitate cross-industry collaboration for innovative agricultural financing solutions”

Venue: Webinar
Dates: 29 July 2020

August

72nd EXCOM meeting of APRACA in ‘Virtual Mode’

Venue: –
Dates: 20 August 2020

Government of India Meeting

Venue: –
Dates: 25 August 2020

September

Meeting with Mr. Raymon Vananrooy on amendment of LOA with FAO Headquarter

Venue: –
Dates: 1 September 2020

Meeting with ACPC, Philippines, to discuss progress of Fisheries Project

Venue: –
Dates: 3 September 2020

Meeting with Samunnati, New APRACA Member on Organic Faming in India

Venue: –
Dates: 17 September 2020

Telemeeting on preparation for the Special Seminar on Insurance in Fisheries Sector

Venue: –
Dates: 21 September 2020

Meeting with CEO of Mana Microfinance

Venue: Myanmar
Dates: 21 September 2020

Meeting with FAO and SEAFDEC

Venue: –
Dates: 21 September 2020

The Agriculture and Rural Development Cluster for the Finance in Common Summit

Venue: –
Dates: 22 September 2020

October

APRACA Secretariat’s Meeting with Ms. Devleena and Mr. Amit Salunkhe

Venue: –
Dates: 6-7 October 2020

FAO-APRACA work on development of network for SSFs

Venue: –
Dates: 12 October 2020

‘Digital technology as an enabler of strategic innovations in Agri-SME finance’ organized by SAFIN in its 3rd Annual meetings

Venue: –
Dates: 20 October 2020

Preparatory discussion – Private Sector Panel – Finance in Common Agriculture Cluster Pre – Summit

Venue: –
Dates: 28 October 2020

Common Vision, Commino Action Catalysing New Investment Models for Financing Sustainable Food System

Venue: –
Dates: 30 October 2020

November

Training Session on Microfinance for Mekong Institute

Venue: –
Dates: 5 November 2020

Webinar Sries FINSMART_Agricultural Value Chain Finance A Paradigm shift in financial service delivery

Venue: Webinar
Dates: 12 November 2020

Webinar Sries Infuence of Rural and Agricultural Finance for Sustainable Community Development in the New Normal

Venue: Webinar
Dates: 17 November 2020

Webinar Series ‘FINSMART’ Post-COVID19 financing strategies to smallholder and rural clients

Venue: Webinar
Dates: 19 November 2020

Webinar APRACA and GAA Partnership for new investment platform from for the SMEs

Venue: Webinar
Dates: 23 November 2020

Virtual webinar Financial Services to Small and Medium Agro-Enterprises (SMAEs) Experiences from Asia

Venue: Webinar
Dates: 26 November 2020

December

Webinar Series ‘FINSMART’ Financial services to small-scale fishers and their cooperatives

Venue: Webinar
Dates: 9 December 2020

Webinar Series ‘FINSMART’ Green & Climate Smart Finance to Agriculture and Allied sector

Venue: Webinar
Dates: 17 December 2020

January

International Training for Agriculture

Venue: BIRD, Lucknow, India
Dates:  14-18 January 2019

Asia Finance Forum

Venue: Bangkok, Amari Hotel
Dates: 22-23 January 2019

Global Dissemination Workshop on Pro-Poor Rural and Agricultural Finance Best Practices 

Venue: –
Dates: 24-25 January 2019

February

IFAD Program in the Philippines

Venue: Philippines
Dates: 5-8 February 2019

IFAD Mission

Venue: Dhaka, Bangladesh
Dates: 15-25 February 2019

March

Conference in Kathmandu, Nepal

Venue: Kathmandu, Nepal
Dates: 27 Feb.-3 March 2019

IFAD Mission Myanmar

Venue: Myanmar
Dates: 11-15 March 2019

International Programme

Venue: BIRD, Lucknow
Dates: 25 March 2019

Meeting with Secretary, Ministry of Agricultural Government of India

Venue: India
Dates: 25 March 2019

Meeting with NABARD Team

Venue: India
Dates: 26 March 2019

Master Class Training Programme for the Trainers on AgVCF

Venue: Bangkok 
Dates: 19-23 March 2019

April

Learning and Exposure visit programme on Agricultural Value Chains Development and Finance

Venue: BAIYOKE BOUTIQUE HOTEL, Thailand
Dates: 1-6 April 2019

May

FAO-HEXPERTS WORKSHOP on Developing Guidelines for Increasing Access of Small-scale Fishers to Insurance Services in Asia

Venue: –
Dates: 7-9 May 2019

ALIDE Conference

Venue: Madrid, Spain
Dates: 20-22 May 2019

June

71st EXCOM Meeting, APRACA-JFC Regional Policy Forum on “Establishing Resilience against climatic shocks Role of financial Institutions”

Venue: Hotel Rose Garden, Shinjuku, Japan
Dates: 5-7 June 2019

July

Meeting of the 6th World Congress Steeling Committee

Venue: New Delhi, India
Dates: 12-3 July 2019

Leadership Development Programme for Employees Provident Fund (EPF)

Venue: Government of Nepal, Bangkok
Dates: 8-12 July 2019

2nd Mekong Knowledge and Learning Fair of IFAD

Venue: Bangkok 
Dates: 10-11 July 2019

Meeting with the representatives of the Embassy of the Czech Republic, APRACA Secretariat

Venue: Bangkok 
Dates: 25 July 2019

August

Meeting with the Bengal National Chamber of Commerce and Industries (BNCCI) and Royal Thai Embassy

Venue: Bangkok
Dates: 9 August 20219

Learning and Exposure visit of the delegates from Ethiopia on ‘Digital Finance Models and Services, co-organized by Skydive International 

Venue: Bangkok
Dates: 11-17 August 2019

Forum on Reducing Disaster Risks Towards a Resilient Agricultural Sector, meeting with ASEAN member countries

Venue: SEARCA, Manila
Dates: 28-30 August 2019

September

Meetings of Asia Pacific Climate Week, UNESCAP

Venue: Bangkok 
Dates: 12- 6 September 2019

Leadership Development Programme for Financial Institutions in Nepal

Venue: Bangkok  
Dates: 23-27 September 2019

October

SG invited for India-International Cooperative Trade Fair (IICTF)

Venue: New Delhi
Dates: 10-12 October 2019

SAFIN Learning event on Blended Finance

Venue: –
Dates: 14-15 October 2019

IFAD Supervision Mission

Venue: Naypyidaw, Myanmar
Dates: 21-29 October 2019

Indian Delegation form BIRD, Lucknow to Vietnam (VBSP)

Venue: Vietnam
Dates: 21-25 October 2019

November

SAFIN Plenary Meetings

Venue: New Delhi 
Dates: 10-11 November 2019

6th World Congress on Rural and Agricultural Finance

Venue: New Delhi, India 
Dates: 12-13 November 2019

Meeting of Mennonite Economic Development Authority (MEDA)

Venue: New Delhi  
Dates: 14 November 2019

December

IFAD Country Programme Manages from Bangladesh and Pakistan visit APRACA Secretariat

Venue: –  
Dates: 6 December 2019

Secretary General was invited to train the Ethiopian delegates

Venue: Mumbai  
Dates: 10 December 2019

January

International Training programme on “Skill Development of Trainers in the area of promotion and financing of Self Help Groups and Joint Liability Groups for Financial Inclusion of Rural Poor”

Venue : Lucknow, India Dates : 8-11 January 2018

February

Exposure Visit on ‘Agricultural Value Chain Development in Thailand’ for Officials from Ministry of Agriculture, Government of Nepal

Venue : Bangkok, Thailand Dates : 9-14 February 2018

March

Learning Visit on ‘Livestock Development and its value chains in Thailand’ for Officials from Department of Livestock, Government of Nepal

Venue : Bangkok, Thailand Dates : 4-11 March 2018

International Masterclass training programme on “Agricultural Value Chain Finance” for African Bankers and practitioners

Venue : Bangkok, Thailand Dates : 19-24 March 2018

3rd Dissemination workshop on “Result Discussions on Pilots Testing of identified Rural Finance products and services”

Venue : Beijing, China Dates : 28-30 March 2018

April

Regional Workshop on ‘Validation of the results of Pilot testing Rural Finance Best Practices’

Venue : Vientiane, Laos Dates : 4-5 April 2018

International Training programme on “Agricultural Value Chain Finance”

Venue : Bangkok, Thailand Dates : 16-20 April 2018

Regional Workshop on “Validation of the results of Pilot testing Rural Finance Best Practices”

Venue : Manila, Philippines Dates : 23-24 April 2018

June

Regional Training on “Mobilization of Savings in Rural Areas” for Rural commercial Banks

Venue : Bangkok, Thailand Dates : 6-8 June 2018

Bankers conference on “Enhancing Access to Finance for Micro and Small Agricultural Enterprises for Developing Agri Value Chains in ASEAN”

Venue : Bangkok, Thailand Dates : 11-13 June 2018

Training on “Risk Management in Agricultural Finance for Microfinance Institutions”

Venue : Dhaka, Bangladesh Dates : 25-29 June 2018

July

Global Workshop on “Validation of the results of Pilot testing Rural Finance Best Practice”

Venue : Rome, Italy Dates : 4-5 July 2018

Training and Exposure visit on “Financing Micro and Small Enterprises in Agribusiness”

Venue : Lucknow, India Dates : 23-25 July 2018

August

Regional Conference on ‘Financing Alternate Energy Resources in Rural Areas’

Venue : Kathmandu, Nepal Dates : 15-17 August 2018

Workshop on “Techniques of Documenting Cases from the Field”

Venue : Bangkok, Thailand Dates : 29-31 August 2018

September

70th Executive Committee meeting and 20th General Assembly of APRACA

Venue : Colombo, Sri Lanka Dates : 11-13 September 2018

Training on “Financing Agricultural Value Chains through Cash Flow Techniques”

Venue : Bangkok, Thailand Dates : 26-28 September 2018

October

“Learning and Exposure visit for the CEOs of MFIs in India”

Venue : Bangalore, India Dates : 16-19 October 2018

November

Regional Policy forum on “Regulations in Microfinance Institutions: How effective it is?”

Venue : Phnom Penh, Cambodia Dates : 19-21 November 2018

December

Learning and Exposure visit on impact of policies of Bank Indonesia to develop MSMEs in the country”

Venue : Jakarta, Indonesia Dates : 10-14 December 2018

January

Exchange Visit Programme for the delegates from Swaziland

Venue: APARCA Secretariat,Bangkok Thailand
Dates: 16-19 January 2017

February

Microfinance Forum

Venue: ASLI,Jakarta Indonesia
Dates: 21 February 2017

Exchange Learning programme from Ministry of Agriculture, Nepal

Venue : APRACA/BAAC, Thailand and APRACA-CENTRAB, Manila Philippines
Dates : 22-28 February 2017

March

Dissemination forum on initial results of pilot testing of best practices under RuFBeP Project

Venue : Bank Indonesia,Lombok, Indonesia
Dates : 22-24 March 2017

April

Training of Trainers on Agriculture Insurance

Venue : ASA,Dhaka Bangladesh
Dates : 17-19 April 2017

June

Policy Forum on small holder finance and 68th EXCOM meeting

Venue : ADBC/Beijing/Shanghai,China
Dates : 5-8 June 2017

Regional Conference on Risk Management

Venue : APB/Vientin,Lao PDR
Dates : 26-28 June 2017

July

Exchange learning programme of Indonesian MFIs to Philippines

Venue : APRACA-CENTRAB,Manila, Philippines
Dates : 17-21 Juiy 2017

August

Exchange visit programme of Huainan Rural Commercial Bank to Indonesia

Venue : APRACA-CENTRAB,Manila, Philippines
Dates : 17-21 Juiy 2017

September

Training of trainers on ICT in Rural Finance

Venue : APARCA Secretariat Bangkok, Thailand
Dates : 18-20 September 2017

October

Exchange visit programme for farmer producer groups of Philippines to China

Venue : Huainan Rural Commercial Bank Huainan,China
Dates : 16-21 October 2017

November

Regional Conference on rural finance best practices

Venue : APRACA Secretariat Bangkok, Thailand
Dates : 27-30 November 2017

December

Policy Forum on Farmer Producer Group and 69th EXCOM meeting

Venue : NABARD/Mumbai,India
Dates : 20-21 December 2017

February

FAO sponsored training programme on “Financial Market Assessment for the Agricultural Sector” and “Loan Analyzer”

Host : FAO Rome/APS1
Venue : S D Avenue Hotel, Pink Lao
Date : 14-18 February 2016

March

Asia-Pacific RFCD Conference March 2016 Thailand

Host : FinServAccess (APS2)
Venue : AVANI Hotel
Date : 23-25 March 2016
(excluding travel dates)

July

Regional Training on Innovations and Technologies in Rural Finance

Venue : Hyderabad, India
Date : July 2016

FAO Regional Consultation

Host : FAO/APS1

October

Regional Training on Innovative Agricultural Financing System and Risk Management

Venue : Vientiane, Lao PDR
Date : October 2016

November

Regional Forum on Emerging Opportunities and Challenges of Financial Inclusion in Asia-Pacific Region

Venue : Kathmandu, Nepal
Date : 09 November 2016

67th APRACA Executive Committee Meeting

Host : APRACA
Venue : Nepal
Date : 10 November 2016

The 20th General Assembly

Venue : Kathmandu, Nepal
Date : 10 November 2016

The 5th World Congress on Rural and Agricultural Finance

Venue : Dakar, Senegal
Date : 24-25 November 2016

March

Dissemination Workshop on Documenting Global Best Practices on Sustainable Model for Pro-poor

Venue: Manila, Philippines
Date: 4-6 March 2015

April

Regional Workshop and Training Program on Value Chain Financing

Venue : Karachi, Pakistan
Date : April 2015

Documentation and field assessment of the 3A Techno-finance modeling for Bangladesh vegetable women farmers and nursery owners

Hosts: ASA
Venue: Dhaka and Jessore, Bangladesh
Date: 20-24 April 2015

May

National Policy Forum on Agricultural Insurance for smallhold farmers and communities

Host: National Bank of Cambodia with RDB, PRASAC, HKL, Sathapana
Venue: Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Date: 7-8 May 2015

Risk Management Best Practice(s) – Bangladesh

Venue : Bangladesh
Date : 18-22 May 2015

Regional Dissemination Forum on Green Financing and Sustainable Environmental Development for Rural People and Communities (Bangladesh, Cambodia, Myanmar, Nepal, India, Philippines, Thailand)

Host: ADBL
Venue: Kathmandu, Nepal
Date: 23-29 May 2015

June

Exposure Study Visit on Agricultural Insurance (Crop-Livestock-Fisheries) in Agricultural Lending for Smallholder farmers and communities

Host: Myanma Agricultural Development Bank
Venue: Yangon, Myanmar
Date: June to August 2015

July

Assessment of the Bangladesh Rural and Agricultural Finance Performance for Sustainable Development

Host: Bangladesh Bank
Venue: Dhaka, Bangladesh
Date: July to September 2015

October

66th APRACA EXCOM Meeting and Regional Workshop on Women Empowerment

Venue : Tehran, I.R. Iran
Date : 7-10 October 2015

November

Regional Conference on Green Financing

Venue : Dhaka, Bangladesh
Date : November 2015

December

Training on Trainers (TOT) Programme on Agricultural Value Chain Finance (ACVF)

Host : FinServAccess (APS2)
Venue : Royal Princess Hotel, Bangkok Thailand
Date : 7-11 December 2015

February

Replication and Pilot Testing of Agricultural Value Chain Finance ( Phase I )

Host: ADBL and IFAD-HVAP
Venue: Surkhet, Nepal
Date: 10-14 February 2014

April

Exposure Visit on Agricultural Value Chain Finance (High Value Crop Production System Financing) for Smallholder Farmers and Communities

Host: ACPC and APRACA-CENTRAB
Venue: Manila, Philippines
Date: 21-26 April 2014

May

Replication and Pilot Testing of ICT Strategies and Tools Applied in Smallholder Microfinance in Agriculture: Phase I

Host: NABARD-BIRD
Venue: Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Date: 5-9 May 2014

64th APRACA Executive Committee Meeting

Host: Bangladesh Bank
Venue: Dhaka, Bangladesh
Date: 18 May 2014

19th APRACA General Assembly

Host: Bangladesh Bank
Venue: Dhaka, Bangladesh
Date: 19 May 2014

Regional Policy Forum on Risk Management for Smallholder Farmers and Communities

Host: Bangladesh Ban
Venue: Dhaka, Bangladesh
Date: 20-21 May 2014

July

Replication and Pilot Testing of Risk Management Strategies and Tools for Lenders (Farmers, Traders, Entrepreneurs) in Agricultural Financing : Phase I

Host: BRAC
Venue: Dhaka, Bangladesh
Date: 21-24 July 2014

August

Regional Capability Building Workshop on Innovative Agricultural Value Chain Finance for Smallholder Farmers and Entrepreneurs

Host: NABARD-BIRD
Venue: Lucknow, India
Date: Postponed

Replication and Pilot Testing of Agricultural Value Chain Finance for Upland Farmers and Communities: Phase II

Host: ADBL and IFAD-HVAP
Venue: India
Date: 18-22 August 2014

Launching of ACE-BK for Women Empowerment and Workshop on Women Empowerment for Inclusive Growth and Sustainable Development

Host : Bank Keshavarzi
Venue : Tehran-Zanjan, I. R. Iran
Date: 30 August – 4 September 2014

October

Regional Forum on Agricultural Financing System

Host: VBARD
Venue: Vietnam
Date: 22-25 October 2014

Regional Dissemination Forum on Sustainable Microfinance in Agriculture

Host: National Bank of Cambodia
Venue: Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Date: 27-30 October 2014

Replication and Pilot Testing of ICT Strategies and Tools Applied in Smallholder Microfinance in Agriculture: Phase II

Host: National Bank of Cambodia
Venue: Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Date: 27-30 October 2014

November

Regional Workshop on Best Practices on Sustainable Models of Pro-poor Rural Financial Services

Host: –
Venue: Philippines
Date: November 2014

Replication and Pilot Testing of Agricultural Value Chain Finance for Upland Farmers and Communities: Phase II

Host: BAAC Venue: Bangkok, Thailand Date: 17-21 November 2014

December

The 65th APRACA Executive Commitee Meeting & Regional Forum on “Adaptation and Mitigation of the Impact of Climate Change on Rural & Agricultural Finance”

Host: Bank of Ceylon
Venue: Colombo
Date: 1-3 December 2014

Regional Capability Building Workshop on Innovative AVCF and GF

Host: NABARD-BIRD
Venue: Lucknow, India
Date: 8-12 December 2014

February

The 62nd Executive Committee Meeting of APRACA

Host: Bank for Agriculture and Agricultural Cooperatives (BAAC)
Venue: Bangkok & Phuket, Thailand
Date: 26 February-1 March 2013

APRACA CEOs Forum on Agricultural and Rural Finance

Venue: Bangkok, Thailandf
Date: 26 February 2013

March

Inception Workshop for the IFAD Grant Project

Venue: Bangkok, Thailand
Date: 28-29 March 2013

July

Exposure Visit on Risk Management Strategies in Agricultural Lending

Host: Bank for Agriculture and Agricultural Cooperatives (BAAC)
Venue: Bangkok, Thailand
Date: 8-12 July 2013

Regional Training Courses on Agricultural Value Chain Finance

Host: APRACA CENTRAB
Venue: Bangkok, Thailand
Date: 15-19 July 2013

September

National Dissemination Forum on Microfinance for Agriculture

Host: Bangladesh Bank and ASA
Venue: Dhaka , Bangladesh
Date: 9-11 September 2013

The 4th World Congress on Rural and Agricultural Finance

Host: CICA, Credit Agricole SA.
Venue: Paris, France
Date: 26-28 September 2013

The 63rd Executive Committee Meeting of APRACA

Venue: Paris, France
Date: 27 September 2013

October

Microcredt Summit Campaign Seminar-Workshop on Agricultural Finance

Host: APRACA
Venue: Manila, Philippines
Date: 9-11 October 2013

Exposure Visit on Microfinance for Agriculture

Host: NABARD-BIRD
Venue: Lucknow, India
Date: 14-18 October 2013

Replication/ Pilot Testing on Agricultural Value Chain Finance

Host: HVAP Project and IFAD WUPAP Project
Venue: Nepalgunj and Surkhet, Nepal
Date: 14-18 October 2013

November

Regional Training Course on Microfinance for Agriculture

Host: National Bank of Cambodia
Venue: Seim Reap, Cambodia
Date: 11-15 November 2013

FAO-APRACA Regional Training Course on Agricultural Value Chain Finance

Co-organizer: FAO-RAP
Venue: SD Avenue Hotel, Bangkok, Thailand
Date: 19-22 November 2013

December

Regional Symposium on Organic Farming

Co-organizers: FAO-RAP, IFOAM, AFMA
Venue: Pantip Suite, Bangkok, Thailand
Date: 2-4 December 2013

May

18th APRACA General Assembly and its Subsidiary Meetings

Host: National Bank of Cambodia (NBC)
Venue: Cambodia
Date: 29 May – 2 June 2012

March

Sub-Committee on the completion of the Strategic Plan of APRACA

Venue: Vabien 2 Suite, Seoul, Korea
Date: 22 Sep. 2012

APRACA-FAO-AFMA International Symposium on Marketing and Finance of the Organic Supply Chain

Host: National Agricultural Cooperative Federation (NACF)
Venue: Seoul, Korea
Date: 23-26 September 2012