E-Discussion on “Forward Thinking for ICT use in Asian Agri-Food Chains”, register and participate!

From August 13th to September 5th CIARD will host the e-forum on “Forward Thinking for ICT use in Asian Agri-Food Chains” organized by AFITA, FAO and GFAR.

This facilitated e-discussion will consider how agri-food chains in Asia may develop in the future (by 2030) and what roles will ICTs may play in their development. The future development of agri-food chains in Asia may also give direction to innovation in ICTs applied in these chains. This e-discussion will focus on what futures may happen for Asian agri-food systems and ICTs through research, innovation, changes in institutions, regulatory frameworks and organizations at international, regional and national levels.

To register you will need to complete a registration form before joining the e-forum. Please use the REGISTER link on the CIARD Website to register for participating in the e-discussion. After you have complete the registration and your profile has been approved by moderators, you can go to the e-forum and click on JOIN THIS GROUP to subscribe (you have to be subscribed in order to visualize the content)



mahesh chander (India)

India is moving ahead with traceability systems development including for livestock products. The National Dairy Development Board (NDDB) has made some progress in implementing it in animal identification in Gujarat state. This link gives some idea about the latest development.