Within the framework of the regional project "Network for Agriculture and Rural Development Policy Research and Consulting for the Countries of the Mekong Sub-Region" (NARDT) funded by IFAD, the Institute of Policy and Strategy for Development Agriculture and Rural Development held a workshop to report preliminary results of research and evaluation of agricultural development policies in a number of countries in the Mekong sub-region. The workshop was chaired by Dr. Tran Cong Thang, Director of the Institute of Policy and Strategy for Rural Development, NARDT Project Director.
The workshop aims to share preliminary results after field implementation of the research. The content of the report clarifies the situation of agricultural development in Vietnam and provides a preliminary assessment of agricultural policy groups in Vietnam. Currently, Vietnam's agricultural industry has been focusing on investment and application of new technologies. Promising to become a strong development career trend, bringing great progress to Vietnam's agriculture. It is forecasted that in the coming years, high-tech agriculture will become a hot industry requiring a large human resource. Therefore, there is a need for a systematic review of agricultural policies to give new orientations in line with the changes of the current agriculture.