As part of the bureau’s continuous efforts to strengthen the agricultural research for development and extension (R4DE) collaboration between the Philippine Department of Agriculture and Korea’s Rural Development Administration, DA-Bureau of Agricultural Research (BAR) director Dr. Junel B. Soriano and DA-Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) director Dr. Rosanna P. Mula had a meeting with officials of the RDA at the International Technology Cooperation Center, Jeonju, Korea to discuss approaches to broaden their  engagements and strengthen agricultural RDE collaborations through information exchange, and capacity building, among others.

Attending the meeting from the RDA side are ITCC Director Kim Hwang Yong, Korea Program on International Agriculture (KOPIA) Director Chang Ancheol, KOPIA Asia, CIS Team Head Yang Changyeol, and Asian Food and Agriculture Cooperation Initiative (AFACI) Secretariat Deputy Director Kim Woojae. Ms. Maria Alilia G. Maghirang, Agriculture Attache, Philippine Agriculture Office in Seoul, also participated in the meeting.

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