Regional Training on Appropriate Scale Mechanisation for Conservation Agriculture

Sustainable agriculture
The Regional Training on Appropriate Scale Mechanisation for Conservation Agriculture was held on May 6-9, 2019 in Siem Reap and Bos Khnor, Cambodia. The training was jointly organized by the General Directorate of Agriculture (GDA) of the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (MAFF), Cambodia, and the Centre for Sustainable Agricultural Mechanization of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (CSAM-ESCAP), the Centre de Coopération Internationale en Recherche Agronomique pour le Développement (CIRAD) and Swisscontact.

The training was co-funded by GDA/MAFF, CSAM, CIMMYT, Centre of Excellence on Sustainable Agricultural Intensification and Nutrition (CE SAIN), Appropriate-Scale Mechanization Consortium (ASMC) of the Feed the Future Innovation Labs for Collaborative Research on Sustainable Intensification (SIIL) funded by USAID, Towards Agroecological Transition in South-East Asia (ACTAE) funded by the French Agency for Development (AFD), the Conservation Agriculture Network for South-East Asia (CANSEA), Mekong Inclusive Growth and Innovation Program (MIGIP) funded by the Swiss Agency for  Development and Cooperation (SDC).