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AgroWeb Network
AIDA - Accessible Information on Development Activities
ARS - Agricultural Research Service
ASTI - Agricultural Science and Technology Indicators
CGIAR - Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research
ESCWA - United Nations Econonmic and Social Commission for Western Asia
GFAR - Global Forum on Agricultural Research
ICARDA - International Center for Agricultural Research in the Dry Areas
UN System Network on Rural Development and Food Security
WAICENT - World Agricultural Information Centre

Regional Organizations
African Development Bank (AFDB)
Arab Authority for Agricultural Investment and Development (AAAID)
Arab Bank for Economic Development in Africa (BADEA)
Arab Fund for Economic and Social Development (AFESD)
Arab Gulf Programme for United Nations Development (AGFUND)
Arab Monetary Fund (AMF)
Arab Organization for Agricultural Development (AOAD)
Arab Planning Institute (API)
Council of Arab Economic Unity (CAEU)
General Union of Chambers of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture for Arab Countries (GUCCIAAC)
International Center for Biosaline Agriculture (ICBA)
Islamic Development Bank (IDB)
Islamic Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (ISESCO)
Organization of the Islamic Conference (OIC)
The Arab Center for the Studies of Arid Zones and Dry Lands (ACSAD)

Global Development Learning Network

The Global Development Learning Network (GDLN) is a partnership of over 120 learning centers (GDLN Affiliates) in nearly 80 countries around the world. GDLN Affiliates collaborate in holding events that connect people across countries and regions for learning and dialogue on development issues. Offering a combination of distance learning tools such as interactive videoconferencing and the internet, and expert facilitation and learning techniques, GDLN Affiliates enable individuals, teams, and organizations working in development around the world to communicate, share knowledge, and learn from each others’ experiences in a timely and cost-effective manner.

Itrain Online

The pages in this section offer tools and resources to help build the basic skills needed to make effective use of computers and the Internet.

Knowledge for Development - A learning Program Developed by World Bank Institute

Knowledge for Development-A Learning Program At the dawn of the new millennium, knowledge and information are becoming key factors of development. Increasing scientific understanding and rapid advances in information and communication technologies are leading to unprecedented changes in how knowledge is produced and disseminated. Developing countries now have the opportunity to exploit the knowledge revolution to help reduce poverty and promote sustainable development. The World Bank Institute has designed a new program, Knowledge for Development , that helps client countries achieve these objectives, thereby supporting the World Bank's knowledge and learning agenda. WHAT'S

Rural Finance Learning Centre

Rural Finance is about providing financial services for people living in rural areas. This Learning Centre aims to assist organisations in developing countries to build their capacity to deliver improved financial services which meet the needs of rural households and businesses.

The Information Management Resource Kit (IMARK)

The Resource Kit will be developed and sustained by WAICENT in a consultative process with various contributing partner organizations. Through international partnerships, and with WAICENT as a catalyst, this initiative will facilitate and streamline the management of agricultural information on a global scale. To learn more about the Information Management Resource Kit, you can visit the FAQ page. For more information on the individual modules, please consult the modules section.

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