Become a Member of APAARI

To enhance its collective action of strengthening agri-food research and innovation systems in the Asia-Pacific region, APAARI seeks to attract new members, particularly from other NARS institutions, higher education, international agricultural research centres, civil society – non-governmental organizations (NGOs), farmers’ organizations, women organization, as well as the private sector.

The members can enjoy the following benefits:

  • Enhancing scope for networking, knowledge sharing, collaboration and partnership by synergizing efforts and creating opportunities for the members to participate in discussions and policy dialogue.
  • Ensuring dissemination of research outputs of the members and their integration in regional and global knowledge base, and increasing visibility of the members and their activities through knowledge management and advocacy at regional and global levels
  • Providing incentives to the members for enhancing APAARI activities and opportunities to influence APAARI governance
  • Assuring participation of the members in capacity development to strengthen their technical and functional capacities, including women and youth, and disadvantaged institutions and countries.

Depending on the membership category and agreement between APAARI and its member, the membership fee varies from USD 1,000 to USD 10,000 per annum.

To become a member of APAARI, please:

Download the application form HERE

For any clarification and discussion of membership category, please contact Dr. Ravi Khetarpal, Executive Secretary, APAARI, at