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.

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

CIRDAP organized webinar on “Empirical and Qualitative Study of Nutrition Security in India”

2024-04-08T08:23:43+00:00

CIRDAP organized an important and useful webinar titled “Empirical and Qualitative Study of Nutrition Security in India” on 4th April, 2024. Dr. Ruchira Bhattacharya, Assistant Professor & Head in-Charge, National [...]

CIRDAP organized webinar on “Empirical and Qualitative Study of Nutrition Security in India”2024-04-08T08:23:43+00:00

Upcoming webinar on “Empirical and Qualitative Study of Nutrition Security in India” (4th April)

2024-03-21T09:15:56+00:00

Join our upcoming episode of the webinar series in 2024. The topic of the webinar is “Empirical and Qualitative Study of Nutrition Security in India”. CIRDAP is organizing [...]

Upcoming webinar on “Empirical and Qualitative Study of Nutrition Security in India” (4th April)2024-03-21T09:15:56+00:00

TRAINING PROGRAMME ON REGIONAL OCEAN GOVERNANCE FRAMEWORK, IMPLEMENTATION OF THE UNITED NATIONS CONVENTION ON THE LAW OF THE SEA (UNCLOS) AND ITS RELATED INSTRUMENTS IN THE SOUTHEAST ASIAN SEAS AND THE INDIAN OCEAN

2024-03-14T05:59:30+00:00

REGISTRATIONS ARE OPEN for the 5th IOI THAILAND TRAINING PROGRAMME Phuket Thailand, 1st -  27 July 2024 DEADLINE for Applications 20 April 2024 Apply Now Overview: This one-month [...]

TRAINING PROGRAMME ON REGIONAL OCEAN GOVERNANCE FRAMEWORK, IMPLEMENTATION OF THE UNITED NATIONS CONVENTION ON THE LAW OF THE SEA (UNCLOS) AND ITS RELATED INSTRUMENTS IN THE SOUTHEAST ASIAN SEAS AND THE INDIAN OCEAN2024-03-14T05:59:30+00:00

Webinar held for the occasion of the International Women’s Day 2024

2024-03-11T11:36:38+00:00

On the occasion of International Women’s Day, CIRDAP organized a webinar titled “ENHANCING WOMEN’s POLITICAL PARTICIPATION IN INDIA THROUGH MAHILA SABHAs (Women’s Forums)”. Dr. N.V. Madhuri, Head, Centre [...]

Webinar held for the occasion of the International Women’s Day 20242024-03-11T11:36:38+00:00

Webinar on “Assessing the COVID-19 Impact of Reverse Migration on Rural Communities in CIRDAP Member Countries”

2023-01-04T10:29:57+00:00

On September 8, 2020, the Webinar on “Assessing the COVID-19 Impact of Reverse Migration on Rural Communities in CIRDAP Member Countries” has been conducted in CIRDAP HQ. This webinar [...]

Webinar on “Assessing the COVID-19 Impact of Reverse Migration on Rural Communities in CIRDAP Member Countries”2023-01-04T10:29:57+00:00

The 35th Virtual Technical Committee Meeting held

2023-01-04T10:30:12+00:00

CIRDAP’s 35th Virtual Technical Committee Meeting was held on August 26, 2020. Delegates from all the CIRDAP Member Countries (CMCs), partner organizations and integrated rural development (IRD) experts gracefully [...]

The 35th Virtual Technical Committee Meeting held2023-01-04T10:30:12+00:00