The Asian Food and Agriculture Cooperation Initiative (AFACI) is an inter-governmental and multi-lateral cooperation body aiming to improve food production, realize sustainable agriculture and enhance extension service of Asian countries by sharing knowledge and information on agricultural technology

AFACI is composed of twelve member countries, namely, Bangladesh, Cambodia, Lao PDR, Indonesia, Kyrgyzstan, Mongolia, Nepal, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Vietnam, and Korea. Its headquarters is located at International Technology Cooperation Center (ITCC), Rural Development Administration, Jeonju, Korea.


  • Promote the sustainable agricultural growth in the Asian region
  • Contribute to consistent economic development of member countries through the technological cooperation in agricultural and food sectors


  • Established network among Asian countries to jointly address the issues in food production sustainable agriculture and industrialization of food and agricultural sectors of the Asian region
  • Enhanced partnership and leadership of member countries in the international community