Annual Programs

The APO Annual Program is the lineup of multicountry and individual-country projects approved by the Governing Body to be implemented by the APO in coordination with NPOs for any given year. The projects are generated and prioritized in coordination with NPOs, and funding is provided through membership contributions and special grants. The APO also cooperates with other international organizations in implementing some of these projects.

Annual Programs

Project Title Project Code Venue Start Date End Date Nomination
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Industry and Service

APO Productivity Database 11-RP-03-GE-RES-B Japan -- -- --
APO Productivity Databook 11-RP-04-GE-RES-A/C Japan -- -- --
Research on Knowledge Management for Public-sector Productivity 11-RP-09-GE-RES-B ROK 03/01/11 03/31/12 02/28/11
Workshop on Development of a Benchmarking Index for SMEs in the Service Sector Focusing on the Retail and Food and Beverage Industries 11-IN-11-GE-WSP-B Malaysia 12/19/11 12/23/11 11/09/11
Multicountry Observational Study Mission on SME Best Practices in Service Excellence 11-IN-12-GE-OSM-A Japan 02/21/11 02/25/11 01/15/11
Training Course on Total Productive Maintenance Applications in SMEs 11-IN-13-GE-TRC-A Bangladesh 05/16/11 05/20/11 04/01/11
Training Course on Strategic Management Consultancy for SMEs 11-IN-36-GE-TRC-A Japan 10/17/11 10/28/11 08/26/11
Multicountry Observational Study Mission on SME Development 11-IN-80-GE-OSM-B Japan 01/24/11 01/28/11 --
Workshop on Innovation and Competitiveness in SMEs 11-IN-96-GE-WSP-B ROK 09/06/11 09/09/11 08/12/11
Workshop on Market Access for SMEs 11-IN-100-GE-WSP-B Thailand 05/23/11 05/27/11 --
e-Learning Course on Knowledge Management for the Service Sector (Phase 1) 11-IN-42-GE-TRC-B Bangladesh, India, IR Iran, Pakistan, and Thailand 11/21/11 11/23/11 10/21/11
e-Learning Course on Knowledge Management for the Service Sector (Phase 2) 11-IN-42-GE-TRC-B Fiji, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, and Vietnam 12/05/11 12/07/11 11/04/11
Study Meeting on Knowledge Management Clusters for SMEs in Asia 11-RP-27-GE-STM-B ROC 12/13/11 12/16/11 09/30/11
e-Learning Course on ISO26000: Guidance on Social Responsibility (Phase 1) 11-IN-16-GE-TRC-B Bangladesh, India, IR Iran and Pakistan 05/09/11 05/12/11 04/15/11
e-Learning Course on ISO26000: Guidance on Social Responsibility (Phase 2) 11-IN-16-GE-TRC-B Fiji, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Srk Lanka, Thailand, and Vietnam 05/23/11 05/26/11 04/29/11
Seminar on ISO26000: Development of Social Responsibility 11-IN-17-GE-SEM-B ROC 08/08/11 08/12/11 06/10/11
Top Management Forum on Asian Dynamism and Global Management 11-RP-07-GE-FRM-A Japan 02/14/11 02/16/11 11/25/10
Program Development Fund 11-RP-31-GE-RES-C Member countries -- -- --
Training Course on the Balanced Scorecard 10-IN-38-GE-TRC-B Vietnam 08/15/11 08/19/11 06/30/11
Multicountry Observational Study Mission on Quality Awards in APO Member Countries 11-IN-10-GE-OSM-B Japan 09/26/11 09/30/11 08/25/11
Training Course on Lean Production Systems 11-IN-20-GE-TRC-B Japan 11/07/11 11/18/11 09/09/11
Training of Trainers in Total Quality Management for the Service Sector 11-IN-21-GE-TRC-B Indonesia 07/18/11 07/22/11 06/10/11
Training Course on Six Sigma Black Belt 11-IN-28-GE-TRC-B ROC 12/05/11 12/09/11 10/21/11
Workshop for Business Excellence Consultants 11-IN-93-GE-WSP-B Singapore 10/17/11 10/21/11 09/02/11
Study Meeting on Lean Management System in the Public Sector 11-RP-29-GE-STM-B Thailand 08/16/11 08/19/11 07/13/11
Training Course on Innovation in Production System (National Programs) 10-IN-29-GE-TRC-B/C Thailand 03/29/11 03/31/11 10/01/10
Training Course on Innovation in Production System (National Programs) 10-IN-29-GE-TRC-B/C Philippines 05/11/11 05/13/11 10/01/11
Training Course on Innovation in Production System (National Programs) 10-IN-29-GE-TRC-B/C Vietnam 05/16/11 05/20/11 10/01/10
Training Course on the Information Security Management System: ISO27000 Series 11-IN-08-GE-TRC-B Indonesia 10/17/11 10/21/11 08/19/11

Interface

Workshop on Energy Management Capacity Building (National Programs) 10-IN-61-GE-WSP-B/C Indonesia 01/31/11 02/01/11 --
Workshop on Energy Management Capacity Building (National Programs) 10-IN-61-GE-WSP-B/C Sri Lanka 01/27/11 01/28/11 --
Workshop on Renewable Energy 11-IN-05-GE-WSP-B Fiji 06/20/11 06/24/11 05/06/11
e-Learning Course on Integrated Management Systems (ISO9001, ISO14001, and OHSAS18001)(Phase 1) 11-IN-07-GE-TRC-A Bangladesh, IR Iran, Malaysia, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka 07/04/11 07/07/11 06/17/11
e-Learning Course on Integrated Management Systems (ISO9001, ISO14001, and OHSAS18001)(Phase 2) 11-IN-07-GE-TRC-A Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Mongolia, and Philippines 08/22/11 08/25/11 08/05/11
Workshop on Green Supply Chains and Eco-design 11-IN-14-GE-WSP-B Japan 12/12/11 12/16/11 10/05/11
Workshop on Material Flow Cost Accounting 11-IN-22-GE-WSP-B Japan 09/12/11 09/16/11 07/22/11
Training Course on Energy Efficiency for SMEs 11-IN-45-GE-TRC-B ROK 05/17/11 05/20/11 04/01/11
Training of Trainers in Green Productivity 11-IN-46-GE-TRC-A Malaysia 03/28/11 04/22/11 02/25/11
Eco-products International Fair 2011 11-IN-54-GE-TIA-B India 02/10/11 02/12/11 --
Establishment of Eco-products Database 11-IN-55-GE-TIA-C Japan -- -- --
Establishment of a Network of Green Productivity Advisory Committees (GPACs) 11-IN-56-GE-TIA-C Member countries -- -- --
Training Course on Energy Management Capacity Building 11-IN-61-GE-TRC-B ROC 09/26/11 09/30/11 08/05/11
Workshop on Eco-products Database 11-IN-99-GE-WSP-B Indonesia 05/23/11 05/27/11 04/08/11
International Conference on Green Productivity for Sustainable Energy and Environment 11-IN-102-GE-CON-B India 02/10/11 02/12/11 01/04/11
APO International Conference on Green Technology 11-IN-104-GE-CON-A Malaysia 09/06/11 09/10/11 08/05/11
Self-learning e-Course on the Occupational Health and Safety Management System (OHSAS 18001) 11-IN-105-GE-TRC-A Member countries 07/01/11 10/31/11 --
Training Course for Trainers on Planning and Management of Ecotourism 11-AG-02-GE-TRC-B/C Philippines 06/15/11 06/24/11 04/22/11
Training Course on Development of Productivity Practitioners: Basic Program (DPP: Basic) 11-IN-30-GE-TRC-B Philippines 06/27/11 07/22/11 05/20/11
Training Course on Development of Productivity Practitioners: Advanced Program (DPP: Advanced) 11-IN-31-GE-TRC-A Malaysia 09/26/11 10/14/11 08/19/11
Member Country Support Program (second year) 11-IN-91-GE-DON-C Malaysia 04/01/11 03/31/12 --
Institutional Strengthening of National Productivity Organizations (NPOs) through the Development of Productivity Practitioners 11-IN-92-GE-DON-C Member countries -- 12/31/11 --
Development of the Center of Excellence 11-RP-30-GE-DON-C Member countries -- -- --

Agriculture

Training Course on Supply Chain Management for Horticultural Crops 10-AG-36-GE-TRC-B India 08/01/11 08/06/11 --
Special Program for Strengthening the Capacity of Food Supply Chain Management in Asian Least Developed Countries (FSCM-LDCs): Second Year 10-AG-45-LD-DON-B Cambodia 11/01/10 10/31/11 --
Training Course on the Food Safety Management System ISO22000:2005 for Auditors/Lead Auditors 11-AG-06-GE-TRC-B Pakistan 11/21/11 11/26/11 09/05/11
Multicountry Observational Study Mission on Developing Reliable, Safe, Green Food Supply Chains 11-AG-09-GE/DC-OSM-B Japan 11/07/11 11/12/11 08/31/11
Training Course on Risk Analysis and Risk Assessment for Food and Agricultural Products 11-AG-11-GE-TRC-B/C Malaysia 07/18/11 07/23/11 05/20/11
e-Learning Course on International Trade in Agricultural and Food Products (Phase 1) 11-AG-12-GE-TRC-B Cambodia, Lao PDR, Philippines, and Vietnam 09/06/11 09/08/11 08/20/11
e-Learning Course on International Trade in Agricultural and Food Products (Phase 2) 11-AG-12-GE-TRC-B Bangadesh, India, IR Iran, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka 09/13/11 09/15/11 08/27/11
e-Learning Course on International Trade in Agricultural and Food Products (Phase 3) 11-AG-12-GE-TRC-B ROC, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mongolia, and Thailand 10/04/11 10/06/11 09/20/11
Workshop on Risk Management in Agricultural and Rural Finance 11-AG-15-GE-WSP-B Indonesia 10/24/11 10/28/11 09/02/11
Workshop on Fair Trade for Enhancing Market Access of Agricultural Products from Developing Countries in Asia 11-AG-16-GE-WSP-B Lao PDR 09/05/11 09/09/11 06/30/11
Workshop for Women on the Management of Small and Medium Food-processing Enterprises 11-AG-21-GE-WSP-B Indonesia 07/18/11 07/23/11 05/31/11
Workshop on Development of Standard and Certification Systems for Organic Agricultural Products 11-AG-24-GE-WSP-B India 05/16/11 05/20/11 02/28/11
Training Course on Diversification and Value Addition for Agricultural Products 11-AG-32-GE-TRC-B Sri Lanka 10/03/11 10/09/11 07/29/11
Special Program for Strengthening the Capacity of Food Supply Chain Management in Asian Least Developed Countries (FSCM-LDC): Third year 11-AG-33-LD-DON-C Lao PDR 11/01/11 10/31/12 --
Research on Agricultural Productivity Measurement and Monitoring Systems (Phase I: Working Party Meeting of Experts) 09-AG-26-GE-RES-B Member countries 10/05/11 10/07/11 08/30/11
Research on Agricultural Productivity Measurement and Monitoring Systems (Phase II: Research (Survey) in Member Countries) 09-AG-26-GE-RES-B Member countries 10/07/11 04/07/12 08/30/11
Multicountry Observational Study Mission on the Development of Biotechnology Business Models for SMEs in Agribusiness 11-AG-17-GE-OSM-B ROC 11/07/11 11/11/11 08/12/11
Multicountry Observational Study Mission on Good Agricultural Practices (GAP) 11-AG-26-GE/DC/OSM-B Japan 12/05/11 12/10/11 09/20/11
Workshop on Climate Change and Its Impact on Agriculture 11-AG-29-GE-WSP-B ROK 12/13/11 12/16/11 09/30/11

Individual-country Program

Individual-country Observational Study Missions 11-IN-01-GE-OSM-C Member countries 01/01/11 12/31/11 03/31/11
Technical Expert Services (TES) 11-IN-02-GE-TES-C Member countries 01/01/11 12/31/11 --
Bilateral Cooperation Between NPOs (BCBN) 11-IN-03-GE-BCBN-C Member countries 01/01/11 12/31/11 --
Development of Demonstration Companies 11-IN-04-GE-DMP-C Member countries 01/01/11 12/31/11 03/30/11

Information Program

Special APO 50th Anniversary Publication (Coordination Meeting) 11-RP-32-SPP-INF ROC 09/06/11 09/08/11 07/25/11
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