Programs 2016



  • SAARC Agrinews
  • SAARC Journal of Agriculture
  • SAC Annual Report 2015 (200 Coies)
  • Statistical Data Book for Agricultural Research in SAARC Countries
  • In-house research and Publication on Thrust Areas of Agriculture in SAARC Countries
  • Food Grain Situation in SAARC Countries & Data for SAARC Food Bank
  • Printing of Proceedings of the Seminar/Workshop in the Field of Agriculture and allied disciplines
  • SAARC Charter Day observance
  • Capacity Building & Professional Development of Professional/GSS
  • Programme Building, Monitoring & Backstopping
  • Periodic Services (Current Awareness / SDI Services)
  • Acquisition of Information Materials in Agriculture and Allied Fields from SAARC Member Countries and other Countries/Organizations
  • ICT Mediated Communication
  • Distribution of Information Materials
  • Reproduction of Information Materials, Audio Visual & Dubbing/Subtitling
  • Promotional Activities of SAC
  • SAARC Agriculture Outlook (Fisheries)
  • SAARC Agriculture Archive
  • Internship, exchange visit, exposure visit, graduate research


NEED BASED PROGRAMES (Continue from 2015 work Plan)

  • Improvement of Oilseed and Adaptive Trial in SAARC Countries
  • Improvement of Pulses and Adaptive Trial in SAARC Countries
  • Adaptive Study on Guar in SAARC Countries
  • Identification of rice varieties for abiotic stresses in SAARC Countries (Fund from IRRI)
  • High Yielding Dairy Buffalo Breed Development in SAARC Countries



  • Regional consultation meeting to initiate regional coordinated cotton germplasm exchange and capacity dev. program
  • Status on varietal improvement and propagation technique in SAARC- Strategy  for Future Research
  • Regionl training on Animal Reproductive Biotechnology
  • Regional Training on Herd Health Management of Dairy Buffalo: Nutrition, Reproduction, Diseases and Record Keeping
  • Climate Change Impact on Coastal Fisheries and Aquaculture in SAARC Region
  • Development of policy brief on fish biodiversity management in the transboundary rivers in SAARC
  • SAARC regional coordinated research program on Agroforestry technology
  • Retrospection of rural development in SAARC: A basis for transforming rural dev.
  • Review of Agricultural Priorities and Stratigies in SAARC : Roadmap for SAARC Agriculture Centre
  • Post disaster restoration of Agriculture in Nepal a consultation meeting for strategic planning
  • SAARC Regional training on Climate change impact on soil carbon and chemical sequestration with different landuse systems
  • Training on use of SAARC Food Bank Information Systems
  • Regional training on sericulture an silk industry

Upcoming Events

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11th Meeting of the Governing Board of SAARC Agriculture Centre (SAC) has been scheduled to be held during 26– 27 September, 2017 in Dhaka, Banglade...
\r\n Regional Expert Consultation Meeting on Conservation Agriculture in SAARC Member Countries held during 28-30 August 2017 at College of Education, R...


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International Partners

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