APRACA Newsletter Vol.7 Issue 1, 2 & 3

  • 20/10/2020
APRACA Newsletter Vol.7 Issue 1, 2 & 3

72nd EXCOM meeting of APRACA in virtual mode

Activities of APRACA Secretariat

  • Meeting with the representatives from UNDP, Iran and UNESCAP, Bangkok on 20 January 2020
  • Secretary General of APRACA was invited to join the ‘Asia Finance Forum (AFIFORM)’ held in Bangkok during 22-23 January 2020
  • Officials from FAO Head Quarters visited APRACA Secretariat during 19-20 February, 2020
  • APRACA Secretariat Organized Webinar with BIRD, NABARD on ‘Self Help Group-Bank Linkage Programme: An Indian Experience’ on 28 May 2020
  • APRACA and SourceTrace jointly organized the Webinar on ‘Financing agriculture and food innovations in South East Asia post Covid19’ 25 June 2020
  • Secretary General was invited to join as panellists in the Webinar organized by SEARCA on 22 July 2020
  • APRACA joined the World Bank and IDH Webinar series to deliberate on the report ‘Sowing the Seeds of Innovation for Smallholder Finance’
  • The Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare, Government of India invited Secretary General for a presentation on ‘Agriculture Value Chain Finance’ on 25 August 2020
  • APRACA Secretary General and FAO HQ (Fisheries Development Division) hold meeting on the progress of the project in the Philippines
  • The Agriculture Credit Policy Council (ACPC). Philippines and APRACA Secretary General hold meeting on the progress of the project in the Philippines
  • SEAFDEC organized a tele-meeting on preparation for the Special Seminar on Insurance in Fisheries Sector in collaboration with APRACA and FAO-RAP
  • Review meeting FAO on progress of AgrInvest-Asia project jointly implemented with FAO HQ
  • Introductory Meeting with the CEO and Top Management of Maha Agriculture Microfinance, Myanmar
  • Secretary General was invited by the International Fund for Agricultural development (IFAD) as a member of the Agriculture and Rural Development Cluster for the ‘Finance in Common’ summit to be held in Paris in November 2020

From the Desk of Secretary General: Historical achievements of the APRACA Member 8 Institutions to fight against COVID-19 and reaching out to the last mile farm population