About CIRDAP

The Centre on Integrated Rural Development for Asia and the Pacific (CIRDAP) is a regional, intergovernmental and autonomous organisation. It was established on 6 July 1979 at the initiative of the countries of the Asia-Pacific region and the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations with support from several other UN bodies and donors.

The 34th Executive Committee (EC) and 24th Governing Council Meeting of CIRDAP

2024-06-12T09:00:19+00:00

Group Photo of the EC-34 Meeting (4-5 June 2024) Group Photo of the GC-24 Meeting (6 June 2024) CIRDAP in collaboration [...]

The 34th Executive Committee (EC) and 24th Governing Council Meeting of CIRDAP2024-06-12T09:00:19+00:00

CIRDAP awarded the Aziz-ul-Haq Rural Development Medal 2024

2024-06-12T08:12:19+00:00

CIRDAP in collaboration with the Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives (MoAC), Thailand organized the Award ceremony of the Aziz-ul-Haq Rural Development Medals as part of the opening ceremony [...]

CIRDAP awarded the Aziz-ul-Haq Rural Development Medal 20242024-06-12T08:12:19+00:00

Workshop on Revisions to the FAO Code of Conduct for Responsible Fisheries Aquaculture Questionnaire

2024-05-13T06:35:36+00:00

FAO and CIRDAP jointly organized the workshop on Revisions to the FAO Code of Conduct for Responsible Fisheries (CCRF) Aquaculture Questionnaire. The workshop held from 8th to 10th [...]

Workshop on Revisions to the FAO Code of Conduct for Responsible Fisheries Aquaculture Questionnaire2024-05-13T06:35:36+00:00

Webinar (9 May) held on the Malaysia Rural Development Policy

2024-05-09T08:49:45+00:00

CIRDAP organized a webinar titled “the Malaysia Rural Development Policy” on 9 May, 2024.The honourable speaker is Ms. Nazlinda binti Zamani, Principal Assistant Secretary, Strategic Planning Division, Ministry [...]

Webinar (9 May) held on the Malaysia Rural Development Policy2024-05-09T08:49:45+00:00

Upcoming Webinar on Malaysia Rural Development Policy Malaysia Rural Development Policy in the context of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)”

2024-04-29T04:33:33+00:00

Join the next webinar of the CIRDAP webinar series (2024) The upcoming webinar titled “Malaysia Rural Development Policy in the context of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)” on 9 May, 2024 (Thursday) at 10 am [...]

Upcoming Webinar on Malaysia Rural Development Policy Malaysia Rural Development Policy in the context of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)”2024-04-29T04:33:33+00:00

CIRDAP organized a Webinar on Globally Important Agricultural Heritage Systems (GIAHS)

2024-04-23T05:57:19+00:00

Yesterday (22nd April), CIRDAP organized a webinar titled "The Role of Globally Important Agricultural Heritage Systems (GIAHS) in the Integrated Sustainable Agricultural, Rural and Food Tourism Development”. The [...]

CIRDAP organized a Webinar on Globally Important Agricultural Heritage Systems (GIAHS)2024-04-23T05:57:19+00:00

Condolence from the Director General of CIRDAP for the late Dr. Cecep Effendi

2024-04-15T07:50:29+00:00

It was with great sadness to learn that Dr. Cecep Effendi, the former director general of CIRDAP (2012- 2016) passed away peacefully on 12 April, 2024 at 17:50 [...]

Condolence from the Director General of CIRDAP for the late Dr. Cecep Effendi2024-04-15T07:50:29+00:00

Upcoming webinar on “The Role of Globally Important Agricultural Heritage Systems (GIHAS)” – 22nd April.

2024-04-08T08:28:15+00:00

Join our upcoming episode of the webinar series in 2024. The topic of the webinar is  “The Role of Globally Important Agricultural Heritage Systems (GIHAS) in the Integrated [...]

Upcoming webinar on “The Role of Globally Important Agricultural Heritage Systems (GIHAS)” – 22nd April.2024-04-08T08:28:15+00:00