Since 1990, ACIAR has supported more than 100
research projects and collaboration with Lao PDR
and invested more than A$50 million on these
research partnerships. Our mandate is to amplify
the impact of Australia’s exceptional capabilities
in agricultural science by brokering and funding
agricultural research for development partnerships in
developing countries like Lao PDR.
The policy brief summarizes findings, outcomes and recommendations from a research project on groundwater
irrigation implemented through the collaboration of institutions from Lao, Thailand and Japan and the International
AVCCR is a research-for-development program in the Punjab and Sindh provinces of Pakistan, that focuses on enhancing selected agricultural value chains for the ultimate benefit of the rural poor, particularly women. The program was launched in December 2015 and is scheduled to run to September 2020.