2nd Training Course on “Improving Capacity of Rural Women”
Thailand – Japan : 16th September to 14th October 2015
The Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (MAFF) of the Government of Japan has chosen the International Cooperative Alliance (ICA) to implement an umbrella Project on “ Strengthening Capacity Building in Agriculture Sector in ASEAN Countries (CB Project) – Phase – 2 in FY 2015” for three years starting from 2014 Under this Project, the 2nd Training Course on “ Improving Capacity of Rural Women ” will be held in Thailand and Japan.Part – I of the Training Course would be held in Thailand in collaboration with the Cooperative League of Thailand (CLT) from 16th to 22nd September 2015 and Part – II in Japan in collaboration with the Institute for the Development of Agricultural Cooperation in Asia (IDACA) from 23rd September to 14th October. The Training Course is being funded by the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (MAFF), Government of Japan, and implemented by ICA.
The objective of the Training Course is to assist capacity building of leaders of rural women for promotion of more organized business activities in the countries of the South East Asia and South Asia regions.
Study visited in Thailand during 16th - 23 September 2015
Thursday, 17 Sept. 2015
Inauguration at the Cooperative League of Thailan (CLT) and the Cooperative Promotion Department. (CPD)
Friday, 18 Sept.2015
Brif at The Credit Union League of Thailand (CULT) and study visited to member group of Bangplee Agricultural Cooperative Ltd.
Visit to Grand Palace and Vimarnmek Teakwood Palace.
Visited to floting market and take lunch with Mr.Balasubramanian (Balu) Iyer, Regional Director for Asia - Pacific (ICA-AP). Mr.Santosh P.Kumar,Senior Program Officer and Mr.Phanuwat Wanrawey,Head of Internation Affairs of CLT.
Study visited at Doem Bang Nang Buat Agricultural Cooperative Ltd at Suphan Buri Province and visited Cooperative Women Group Tambon Bang Chao Cha Community Enterprise at Angthong Provience.
Occupational Women Group
Observe the Occupational Women in Koh Kret, Pakkret Agricultural Coop Ltd. and joined exhibitate Cooperative product organized by the Cooperative Promotion Department at Government Complex Center.
Training Course Part - II in IDACA,Japan