CAS-D Objectives
  • To undertake in-depth analysis of key agricultural development strategy and policy constraints, and devise creative, pragmatic and actionable policy solutions to strategy and policy bottlenecks.
  • To offer insights into the possible future policy choices to deal with the tangible agricultural issues and provide strategy & policy inputs to decision makers.
  • To initiate stakeholder dialogue on development of agricultural strategy and build networks and communities of practice to nurture and spread ideas and catalyze actions.
  • To mobilize expertise and put forward evidence to push for productivity, quality and innovation-led transformation of agriculture into a knowledge-based competitive industry.
  • To share outputs of the Centre (working papers, policy briefs, recommendations, etc.) with decision makers and disseminate those for greater public awareness and engagement.
  • To build capacity of the key stakeholders, particularly, the university faculty and students.