June 19(Thursday) and 20(Friday), 2014
Mita Conference Hall (Mita Kaigisho) Address: 2-1-8 Mita, Minato-ku, Tokyo JAPAN
It is essential to enhance value chains of production, processing and marketing in agriculture and food sector in order to promote agriculture and contribute to the development of agriculture and food industries in Asia-Pacific.
The conference shares the research achievements on Global Values Chains by OECD, the experiences by private sectors, the developments and achievements in Asia-Pacific, and discusses the future agendas to enhance value chains in agriculture and food sector in the region.
The conference utilizes the framework of APEC Workshop of Food Security, in collaboration with both the APEC Secretariat and the ASEAN Secretariat. The workshop also serves as the 50th anniversary event of Japan’s accession to OECD and aims to contribute to strengthening the relationship between OECD and Asia-Pacific.