[Interview] K-Developedia and Knowledge Hubs Series 14(Rural Development Administration (RDA))
|Venue||World Bank Knowledge Hubs||Date||2016-01-29 ~ 2016-01-29|
|Host||The World Bank||Organizer||KDI School of Public Policy and Management|
K-Developedia and Knowledge Hubs Series 14:
Rural Development Administration (RDA)
□ Date: January 29th (Fri)
□ Interviewee: Cho Gyoung-rae, Secretary General of Korea-Africa Food and Agriculture Initiative a RDA
□ Note: The full script of interview is attached below.
Dear CoP members,
We would like to introduce Dr. Cho Gyoung-rae from the Rural Development Administration(RDA), a central government organization responsible for extensive agricultural research and services in Korea.
Dr. Cho worked for the RDA from 1987 as an extension specialist and farm management researcher. He also has been engaged in international cooperation since 1994. He participated in the establishment of the IRRI-Korea office, Korea National College of Agriculture and Fishery, Korea Program on International Agriculture (KOPIA). In 2010, he participated in the establishment of the Asia Food and Agricultural Cooperation Initiative (AFACI) and served as the Secretary General. One year later, he also participated in the foundation of the Korea-Africa Food and Agriculture Initiative (KAFACI) and holds the post of the Secretary General to the present.
Find out the amazing results of the KAFACI’s knowledge sharing initiatives in the interview below.