Seed sector action agenda

The Action Agenda has been developed during a large public-private gathering in Nay Pyi Taw, on 4 April 2017. At the meeting there was high-level representation of the government, the private sector and development partners. The Action Agenda aims to divide tasks between support projects and presents a coordination structure for subsequent platform meetings and monitoring of progress.

The organizations present included:

  • the Department of Agriculture,
  • Department of Agriculture Research,
  • Department of Agricultural Planning,
  • the National Seed Association of Myanmar (NSAM),
  • the Myanmar Agriculture Network (MAN),
  • the International Finance Corporation of the World Bank (IFC-WB),
  • Livelihoods and Food Security Trust Fund (LIFT),
  • Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA),
  • International Rice Research Institute (IRRI),
  • Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR) and the
  • Agriculture Development Support Project (MOALI/WB ADSP).

Together the participants agreed that greater coordination and alignment is necessary between government and support activities.

Download the action agenda here