Thematic Areas

THEME: Approaches to Sustainable Agricultural and Rural Development

Education for Sustainable Development

Environmental education, Food and agricultural education, Participatory approach, Capacity building, Community empowerment, Agricultural extension, etc.

Rural Development

Marketing, Partnership, Value added product, Community development, Access to technology, Gender, Cultural preservation, etc.

Environmental Management

Bio-diversity, Soil degradation and land conservation, Water quality conservation, Deforestation and sustainable forest management, Environmental management, etc.

Agricultural Systems and Food Innovation

Organic farming, Conservation tillage, Mechanization, Irrigation and drainage, Nutrient and pest management, Agro-forestry, Indigenous technology, Animal management, Tropical feed resource, Food Science and Technology, Aquaculture, etc.

Infrastructural Systems

Water resource development, Land reclamation, Road construction, etc.