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
Deadline

Industry and Service

APO Productivity Database 12-RP-03-GE-RES-A APO Secretariat 10/01/12 09/30/13 --
APO Productivity Databook 12-RP-04-GE-RES-A/C APO Secretariat 10/01/12 09/30/13 10/12/12
Study Meeting on Ecocities 12-RP-27-GE-STM-B Japan 12/04/12 12/07/12 09/28/12
Workshop on SME Best Practices in the Service Sector 12-IN-12-GE-WSP-B Japan 10/02/12 10/05/12 08/03/12
Multicountry Observational Study Mission on SME Development 12-IN-44-GE-OSM-B Japan 02/06/12 02/10/12 12/02/11
e-Learning Course on Customer Relationship Management for SMEs (Session 1) 12-IN-70-GE-TRC-B Bangladesh, Mongolia, Nepal, and Sri Lanka 07/02/12 07/05/12 06/11/12
e-Learning Course on Customer Relationship Management for SMEs (Session 2) 12-IN-70-GE-TRC-B Cambodia, Fiji, Indonesia, Lao PDR, and Singapore 07/30/12 08/02/12 07/10/12
Multicountry Observational Study Mission on Innovation and Competitiveness in SMEs 12-IN-96-GE-OSM-B ROK 06/12/12 06/15/12 04/23/12
Training Course on the ISO9001: Quality Management Systems 12-IN-103-GE-TRC-B Fiji 07/16/12 07/20/12 05/18/12
Study Meeting on Talent Management for Globalizing SMEs 12-RP-28-GE-STM-B Bangkok, Thailand 09/10/12 09/13/12 06/29/12
Training Course on Knowledge Management for the Service Sector 12-IN-42-GE-TRC-B ROK 09/11/12 09/14/12 08/10/12
Study Meeting on Knowledge Management for SME Leaders 12-RP-17-GE-STM-B ROC 12/11/12 12/14/12 09/03/12
Top Management Forum on Corporate Strategies for Driving Sustainability in the Asia-Pacific 12-IN-90-GE-FRM-A Japan 02/12/12 02/15/12 12/19/11
Study Meeting on Performance Management for Public Sector 12-RP-18-GE-STM-B Indonesia 09/04/12 09/07/12 06/15/12
Training Course for Business Excellence Practitioners 12-IN-09-GE-TRC-B Singapore 11/19/12 11/23/12 10/01/12
Training Course on Total Productive Maintenance for Industry 12-IN-13-GE-TRC-B/C Bangladesh 04/08/12 04/12/12 02/29/12
National Training Program on Total Productive Maintenance 12-IN-13-GE-TRC-B/C (Project Implementation Plan) Pakistan 08/29/12 08/31/12 --
National Training Program on Total Productive Maintenance 12-IN-13-GE-TRC-B/C (Project Implementation Plan) India 09/03/12 09/05/12 --
National Training Program on Total Productive Maintenance 12-IN-13-GE-TRC-B/C (Project Implementation Plan) Vietnam 10/01/12 10/05/12 --
Training Course on Lean Production Systems 12-IN-20-GE-TRC-B Japan 11/05/12 11/16/12 09/05/12
e-Learning Course on Lean Production Systems (Session 1) 12-IN-21-GE-TRC-B Fiji, Malaysia, Pakistan, Philippines, Singapore, and Thailand 07/23/12 07/26/12 07/05/12
e-Learning Course on Lean Production Systems (Session 2) 12-IN-21-GE-TRC-B Cambodia, IR Iran, Lao PDR, Mongolia, Sri Lanka, and Vietnam 08/13/12 08/16/12 07/25/12
Training Course on Management Consultancy for SMEs 12-IN-33-GE-TRC-A Japan 09/03/12 09/14/12 07/04/12
Training of Trainers in Total Quality Management 12-IN-36-GE-TRC-B Malaysia 09/10/12 09/14/12 07/25/12
Workshop on Public-sector Productivity 12-IN-48-GE-WSP-B Indonesia 07/02/12 07/06/12 05/25/12
Study Meeting on Innovation in the Servce Sector - Specific Subsector (Retail and Food Services) 11-RP-18-GE-STM-B Singapore 07/24/12 07/26/12 05/31/12
Training Course on the Information Security Management System: ISO 27000 for SMEs 12-IN-08-GE-TRC-B ROK 05/15/12 05/18/12 03/26/12
Research on Benchmarking for SMEs in the Service Sector (Retail and Food Subsectors) 12-RP-25-GE-RES-B Member countries 10/01/12 09/30/13 09/28/12

Interface

Capacity-building Workshop on Type I Ecolabeling 11-IN-55-GE-TIA-C (Project Implementation Plan) Thailand 03/05/12 03/07/12 02/03/12
Advanced Training Course on Integrated Management Systems (ISO 9001, ISO 14001, and OHSAS 18001) 12-IN-07-GE-TRC-B Thailand 06/11/12 06/15/12 04/11/12
Multicountry Observational Study Mission on 3Rs (Reduce, Reuse and Recycle) 12-IN-22-GE-OSM-A Japan 07/24/12 07/27/12 06/22/12
Multicountry Observational Study Mission on Green House Gas Emission Reduction 12-IN-29-GE-OSM-B ROC 10/01/12 10/05/12 08/01/12
Training of Trainers in Green Productivity 12-IN-34-GE-TRC-A Malaysia 05/14/12 06/08/12 04/11/12
Establishment of Eco-products Database 12-IN-55-GE-TIA-C APO Secretariat -- -- --
Establishment of a Network of Green Productivity Advisory Committees (GPACs) 12-IN-56-GE-TIA-C Member countries -- -- --
e-Learning Course on GP and Material Flow Cost Accounting (Phase 1) 12-IN-76-GE-TRC-B Bangladesh, India, Indonesia, Nepal, and Pakistan 04/23/12 04/26/12 04/02/12
e-Learning Course on GP and Material Flow Cost Accounting (Phase 2) 12-IN-76-GE-TRC-B IR Iran, Malaysia, Philippines, Thailand, and Vietnam 05/28/12 05/31/12 05/04/12
Workshop on the Eco-products Database 12-IN-99-GE-WSP-B ROC 12/17/12 12/21/12 11/12/12
Training Course on Green Productivity and Innovative Environment Management Accounting Tool, Material Flow Cost Accounting (ISO 14051:2011) 12-IN-100-GE-TRC-B ROC 08/20/12 08/24/12 06/22/12
Workshop/Expert Meeting on Green Public Procurement for Green Growth and Trade Competitiveness 12-IN-104-GE-WSP-B Malaysia 10/10/12 10/12/12 09/10/12
Workshop on Promotion and Marketing of Items Produced in Rural Communities under the One Village, One Product Movement 11-AG-01-GE-WSP-B Thailand 01/16/12 01/20/12 12/15/11
Training Course on Value Addition to Items Produced under the OVOP Movement 12-AG-01-GE-TRC-B Cambodia 11/19/12 11/24/12 09/10/12
Training Course on Development, Promotion and Marketing of Agrotourism Products 12-AG-02-GE-TRC-B/C Malaysia 12/10/12 12/16/12 09/21/12
Capacity Building on Enterprise Innovation Interventioin Program 11-IN-92-GE-DON-C (Project Implementation Plan) Malaysia 01/09/12 01/20/12 --
Institutional Strengthening of NPOs through the Development of Productivity Practitioners (Advanced Program) 11-IN-92-GE-DON-C (Project Implementation Plan) Sri Lanka 01/23/12 02/04/12 --
Institutional Strengthening of NPOs through the Development of Productivity Practitioners for Agrifood Industry: DON Implementation for Thailand 11-IN-92-GE-DON-C (Project Implementation Plan) Thailand 03/22/12 05/11/12 --
Training Course on Development of Productivity Practitioners: Basic Program (DPP: Basic) 12-IN-30-GE-TRC-B Philippines 06/11/12 07/06/12 04/30/12
Training Course on Development of Productivity Practitioners: Advanced Program (DPP: Advanced) 12-IN-31-GE-TRC-A Malaysia 10/01/12 10/19/12 08/24/12
Member Country Support Program 2012_2013 (Year 1) 12-IN-91-GE-DON-C Member countries 04/01/12 03/31/13 04/27/12
Institutional Strengthening of National Productivity Organizations (NPOs) through the Development of Productivity Practitioners 12-IN-92-GE-DON-C Member countries 01/01/12 12/31/12 03/15/12
Institutional Strengthening of NPOs through the Development of Productivity Practitioners: DON Implementation for Lao PDR 12-IN-92-GE-DON-C (Project Implementation Plan) Lao PDR 09/17/12 09/28/12 --
Institutional Strengthening of NPOs through the Development of Productivity Practitioners (Advanced Course): DON Implementation for Fiji 12-IN-92-GE-DON-C (Project Implementation Plan) Fiji 09/24/12 10/06/12 --
Development of the Center of Excellence 12-RP-23-GE-DON-C Member countries 04/01/12 03/01/13 --
Institutional Strengthening of National Productivity Organizations (NPOs) through the Development of Productivity Practitioners 13-IN-92-GE-DON-C Member countries 01/01/13 12/31/13 --

Agriculture

Training Course on Logistics Management in Agribusiness 11-AG-19-GE-TRC-B IR Iran 01/28/12 02/03/12 10/30/11
Workshop on Greening the Supply Chain for Processed Food Products 12-AG-04-GE-WSP-B ROK 11/12/12 11/16/12 08/31/12
e-Learning Course on Food Safety and Traceability (Session 1) 12-AG-06-GE-TRC-B Cambodia, Fiji, Mongolia, Philippines, Thailand, and Vietnam 11/06/12 11/08/12 10/12/12
e-Learning Course on Food Safety and Traceability (Session 2) 12-AG-06-GE-TRC-B Bangladesh, India, IR Iran, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka 12/11/12 12/13/12 11/16/12
Multicountry Observational Study Mission on Best Practices and Systems for Food Safety and Quality Applicable to Food-processing SMEs 12-AG-07-GE/DC-OSM-B Japan 11/12/12 11/17/12 09/01/12
Training Course on Value Addition to Agriculture Products for Greater Access to New Markets 12-AG-11-GE-TRC-B Philippines 07/09/12 07/14/12 05/31/12
Workshop on Packaging and Labeling Standards for Food Products 12-AG-12-GE-WSP-B Singapore 09/17/12 09/20/12 07/18/12
Workshop on Value Chain Management in Agribusiness 12-AG-13-GE-WSP-B Indonesia 10/29/12 11/02/12 09/14/12
Training Course on Entrepreneurship Development for Rural Women 12-AG-17-GE-TRC-B Indonesia 05/21/12 05/27/12 04/05/12
Workshop on Innovation in the Food and Agribusiness Industry 12-AG-32-GE-WSP-B Indonesia 11/05/12 11/09/12 07/31/12
Special Program for Strengthening Capacity of Food Supply Chain Management in the Asian Least Developed Countries 12-AG-33-LD-DON-C Japan To be decided To be decided --
Workshop on Management Systems for Safe, Reliable, High-quality Food and Agricultural Products 12-AG-34-SPP-WSP-B-2 (Project Implementation Plan) Japan 03/26/12 03/31/12 01/31/12
Workshop on Nanotechnology Applications for Boosting Agricultural Productivity 12-AG-23-GE-WSPS-B ROC 09/03/12 09/07/12 06/08/12
Workshop on Agricultural Adaptations to the Climate Change 12-AG-27-GE-WSP-A Thailand 11/19/12 11/23/12 09/17/12
Training Course on Organic Product Certification and Auditing 12-AG-29-GE-TRC-B/C Sri Lanka 06/18/12 06/23/12 04/06/12
Bilateral Cooperation Between NPOs 13-IN-03-GE-BCBN-C Member countries 01/01/13 12/31/13 --
Special Program for Restoration and Revitalization of Rural Agriculture and the Food Industry 12-AG-34-SPP-WSP-B Japan 03/01/12 03/31/12 01/31/12
Workshop on Controlled-environment Agriculture 12-AG-34-SPP-WSP-B-1 (Project Implementation Plan) Japan 03/19/12 03/24/12 01/31/12

Individual-country Program

Technical Expert Services 12-IN-02-GE-TES-C Member countries 01/01/12 12/31/12 --
Individual-country Observational Study Missions 12-IN-01-GE-OSM-C Member countries -- -- --
Bilateral Cooperation Between NPOs 12-IN-03-GE-BCBN-C Member countries -- -- --
Individual-country Observational Study Missions 13-IN-01-GE-OSM-C Member countries 01/01/13 12/31/13 --
Development of Demonstration Companies 13-IN-04-GE-DMP-C Member countries 01/01/13 12/31/13 --
Development of Demonstration Companies 12-IN-04-GE-DMP-C Member countries -- -- --

Information Program

Impact Evaluation Study 12-RP-22-GE-IMP -- 05/01/12 09/30/12 06/15/12
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