The Project is part of the bilateral cooperation program of the German Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture (BMEL).
With the bilateral cooperation program, the BMEL supports partner countries in establishing a productive and resource-saving agriculture and food industry. The cooperation projects promote bilateral relations and mutual understanding on a technical, economic and political level.
You can download the official factsheet here (language: german)
Framework Agreement on Technical Cooperation between the Thai Government and the German Government signed by the Ministers of Foreign Affairs of Thailand and Germany.
Initial talks between the German Embassy and the Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives (MOAC), in which initial project ideas were exchanged.
Working meetings involving BOFAA, DOAE, the BMEL, and GFA to achieve final agreement on
the project concept and the Implementation Agreement at the DOAE
The Vice Minister of Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives (MOAC), Mr. Narapat Kaewthong confirmed with Mr. Uwe Filer, Parliamentary State Secretary of BMEL during the 12th Global Forum for Food and Agriculture (GFFA) in Germany the preparation of a Collaboration Project
Signing of Joint Declaration of Intend between the BMEL and the MOAC on Bilateral Agricultural Cooperation
German Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture
Ms. Svenja FUHRMANN
Executive Officer, Division 624, International Projects, Twinning
General Agency of BMEL
GFA Consulting Group
Ms. Anna CULCA
Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives (MOAC)
Dr. Vanida KHUMNIRDPETCH
Director of Bureau of Foreign Agricultural Affairs (BOFAA)
Department of Agriculture Extension
Ms. Jirapar JOMTHAISONG
Expert in Vegetable, Floriculture and Herb Promotion and Management
The implementation of the German-Thai cooperation project for the promotion of sustainable development of cluster farms in Thailand the Federal Ministry had been awarded by the BMEL in agreement with MOAC by the General Agency GFA to the implementing Agency AFC Agriculture & Finance Consultants (lead) in consortium with DLG International GmbH.
Agriculture and Finance Consultants GmbH (AFC)
Mr. Johannes Geisen
Tel: 0228 923940 00
Fax: 0228 923940 98
DLG International GmbH (DLG)
Eschborner Landstraße 122
Ms. Katharina Staske
Tel: 069-24 788-0
Fax: 069-24 788-112
Dr. Sukunya Tukeaw