Secretary-General Mari Amano (R) with APO Alternate Director for India and Director General of the National Productivity Council (NPC) Harbhajan Singh during a visit to NPC headquarters in New Delhi on 20 April 2015. Photo courtesy of NPC.
Globally, more than 66% of the world’s population is predicted to be urban by 2050. A serious implication of expanding urbanization will be a decline in the rural population. To ensure the sustainability of food production, rural communities, and natural resources, there is a need to slow the outmigration of rural populations by accelerating rural […]
(L–R) APO Administration & Finance Department Director Sherman Loo, Second Secretary of the Embassy of Afghanistan in Tokyo Mohammad Yasir Karimi, APO Secretary-General Mari Amano, and APO Information & Public Relations Officer Martini Abdul Aziz. Karimi visited the APO Secretariat on 18 March to obtain information on APO membership.