Events of 2018

0102-06 January,
CIRDAP-RGNIYD Collaborative Exposure cum Training Programme on
Youth Development in RGNIYD, India
0215-24 January,
CIRDAP – NIRD and PR Collaborative International Training Programme on
‘Social Audit in Rural Development Programmes’ in Nay Pyi Taw,
0312-22 February,
CIRDAP-NIRD and PR collaborative International Training Programme on
“Rural Technologies for Inclusive Growth”
0419 February – 2
March 2018
Demonstration of the “Multi Commodity Solar Tunnel Dryer”
food processing technology at the Daffodil International University
Savar, Bangladesh
0527 February 2018Certificate Award Ceremony for the participants of Bangladeshi Student
Delegation Exposure Visit-cum-Training Programme in India at CICC,
CIRDAP Secretariat
0605-08 March,
CIRDAP-APO-HARTI Collaborative Forum on Strengthening Food
Safety Standards in Colombo, Sri Lanka
0709-18 March,
CIRDAP-NIRD&PR Collaborative International Training Programme on
‘Waste to Wealth – Value Recovery from Agro Processing’ in NIRDPR,
0812-21 March,
CIRDAP-NIRD and PR Collaborative International Training Programme on
‘Decentralized Governance and Delivery of Services -Way to Good
Governance’ in NIRDPR, India
0914-23 March, 2018

CIRDAP – NIRD & PR Collaborative International Training Programme on

“Human Resource Development for Rural Development”

1016-17 April, 2018Rural Development Symposium 2018 in Nadi, Fiji
1118 -19 April, 2018The thirty-third Meeting of the CIRDAP Technical Committee (hereinafter
referred to as TC-33) at the Tanoa International Hotel, Nadi, Fiji Islands.
1225th April, 2018A Focus Group Discussion programme on the status of inclusion of
peoples with disability in Rural Development took place at the Fiji
National Council for Disabled Persons (FNCDP) in Brown Street, Suva, Fiji
1314-19 May, 2018

Self -funded/Institutional paid International Training cum Exposure Visit

to NIRD and PR for RDA

146th July, 2018CIRDAP Foundation day/Anniversary
1523-26 July, 2018CIRDAP–National FAO Committee (Thailand) International
Training Programme on One Tambon and One Product (OTOP) in
Bangkok, Thailand
1624-27 July, 2018

International Conference on Achieving Youth – Specific SDGs: Key

Challenges and Policy Responses in RGNIYD, India

1725 July – 05 September,


CIRDAP Staff Capacity Building Programme on Information Technology
1814-18 August,
Study Visit by Kerala Institute of Local Administration (KILA) Faculty
Members on Horizontal Learning Programme (HLP) in Tangail,
19August 2018 -July
One Year Post Graduate Diploma Programme in Rural Development
Management (PGDRDM) in NIRDPR, India
20August 2018 –
March 2019
Indian Technical and Economic Cooperation (ITEC) Fellowships to CIRDAP
Member Countries
2128-30 August,
In-country Training of Trainers (ToT) Programme on Horizontal Learning
Process (HLP) in Nepal
223-7 September,
Witnessing the production of dry Jackfruit at Ecofeel, Matale by the
delegates during DG’s Mission Visit to Sri Lanka
233-7 September
In-country Training Programme on Project Management (Planning) and
Evaluation for Rural Development in Sri Lanka
2410-14 September,
In-country Training Programme on Breeding and Nutrition Management
of Dairy Cattle in Sri Lanka
2524 September,
Visiting the various projects of Bangladesh Agricultural Research Institute
(BARI) by the Research and Pilot Projects Team of CIRDAP to find out
collaborative projects
2627-28 September,
Director General of Rural Development Academy (RDA) bring on its Char
Project to the CIRDAP delegation during their visit to RDA, Bogra,
2727-28 September,
The field visit to “Community based Bio Gas Plant” of RDA
2810 September -16
October 2018
Internship Programme for NIRDPR Students on Research Purpose
2923-28 September,
Exposure visit for NIRDPR & SIRDs Officials to Bangladesh
3029-31 October,
CIRDAP–SAC Collaborative Regional Workshop on ICT for Development of
Rural Agriculture in South Asia: Policy Concerns
317 November, 2018

International Meeting on ‘Potato Late Blight Resistant 3R – Gene

GMO Potato Variety Development’

3212-16 November,
In- country Training Programme on Financial Inclusion and
Economic Empowerment for Poverty Alleviation in AHK NCRD Pakistan
3315 November,
Director General of CIRDAP inaugurating the Project on “Demonstration
of Potato Cultivation” at CIRDAP Campus, Dhaka, Bangladesh
3425th November,
MoU Signing between CIRDAP and Bangladesh Association of Librarians,
Information Scientists and Documentalists (BALID)
3526-28 November,
Meeting on the Project of “Livelihood Enhancement of the Small Farmers
in SAARC Region” from in Thimphu, Bhutan. CIRDAP is working as one of
the implementing agencies of the project.
3630 November -22
December, 2018
‘Certificate Course on Geographic Information System (GIS)—paid
Programme in CIRDAP HQ
373-7 December,
CIRDAP–APO Workshop on Organic Agriculture 3.0 in Chennai,
3810 December, 2018

Programme Officer (Research) of CIRDAP showing the process

of Potato Cultivation during his visit to BARD, Cumilla on 10 December

3913 December,
Seminar on SAT LAB GEO SOLUTION New Product Launching
Day 2018

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