Organization: Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (MAFF), Cambodia
Summary: Cambodia Conservation Agriculture and Sustainable Intensification Consortium (CASIC) is a national mechanism established to collaborate and coordinate with a network of organizations that are implementing activities related to Conservation Agriculture and Sustainable Intensification (CA & SI) in Cambodia such as marketing, research, policy and service delivery etc. by promoting CA/SI farming systems, creating demand for CA machinery and implements, increase the diversification of crops, the accessibility of cover crops, and the participation of the private sector to meet the needs.
Vision: The vision of CASIC is to become a platform for promoting conservation agriculture and sustainable intensification towards agroecological transition in Cambodia and Southeast Asia.
Mission: The mission of CASIC is to coordinate and support research for development; invest into knowledge management; create an enabling environment for policy dialogues and public-private partnerships; value creation; and explore market opportunities and enhance collaboration between various stakeholders in conservation agriculture, sustainable intensification, and agroecology.
The CASIC Executive Board Committee has the following roles and responsibilities:
- To prepare action plan and implement on CA and sustainable intensification in agricultural sector;
- To serve as secretariat for CASIC Steering Committee;
- To support and coordinate activities related to CA and sustainable intensification in agricultural sector;
- To review, monitor and evaluate on implementation of action plan for CA and sustainable intensification in agricultural sector;
- To study, research and disseminate information related to CA and sustainable intensification in agricultural sector;
- To communicate and collaborate with relevant development partners on fund raising for the development of CASIC;
- To perform other tasks assigned by MAFF.
Adress & Contact:
- Our Address: Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, 200, Preah Norodom Blvd (41), Sangkat Tonle Basak, Khan Chamkarmon, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
- Website: casiccambodia.net
- Tel: 855 (15) 898 448.