Business Planning Meeting- M4C conducted at RDA for the year 2022

Swisscontact and Rural Development Academy (RDA) jointly organized “Business Planning Meeting-M4C” at Library Bhaban-RDA on 14th-16th September, 2021. The session was inaugurated by Dr. Abdul Majid, Project Director of M4C and Mr. Abdul Awal, Team Leader of M4C at 3.30 PM on 14th September, 2021. The objective of the meeting was to chalk-out the yearly plans of the project for the year 2022 and also review the Business Plan of the year 2021.

Participants from RDA, Swisscontact country office, Project Implementing Unit (PIU) and Implementing Partners (NDP, SKS and MJSKS) staff were present during the Business Plan Meeting. Also, a field visit was arranged on the morning of 2nd day for the participants to show the Sapling, Artificial Insemination, Community Goat Rearing and Native chicken rearing projects implemented within the RDA Campus.

The sessions during the BPM covered Public Sector Engagement, Covid Guidelines and Business Administration Update, Input and Production (Crops and Livestock), Innovation & Entrepreneurship, Trader OS Model (Crops, Bull Fattening, Goat Rearing), Output Market & Post-Harvest Processing, SDC Communication Guideline, Financial Inclusion, Mainstreaming Gender Equality and Social Inclusion (GESI), Mainstreaming DRR, Climate Change Adaptation and Environment Sustainability etc. The sessions were conducted following prescribed Covid guideline maintaining social distance and wearing masks.