SDC Face-to-face Workshop: Reaching the Millions!

Welcome to the official website of the SDC face-to-face workshop ”Reaching the Millions!”, a 5-day learning event on Rural Advisory Services (RAS) in South and South-East Asia for members of the Agriculture and Food Security Network (A & FS), RAS experts, and representatives of private and public extension service providers. 

The workshop is hosted by the A&FS Network and organised by HELVETAS Swiss Intercooperation in collaboration with the Global Forum for Rural Advisory Services (GFRAS) the Asia-Pacific Islands Network for Rural Advisory Services (APIRAS) and the Network for Agricultural Extension in South Asia (AESA). 

The 5-day learning event offers a mix of expert inputs on innovations in Asian RAS initiatives, experience exchange and field exposers to private and public RAS providers in Vietnam. 

To stay updated to the progress of the workshop, please visit the AF&S 2015 F2F blog.


Please following the steps:
  • Read carefully the Visa Information chapter to see if your Nationality is exempted from the visa procedure
  • If your country is not on the list, please fill up this form & upload your passport soft copy
  • After filling up the form, please wait about 3 weeks for an approval letter from our side. At that moment, there will be 2 possibilities:
    • If there is a Vietnam Embassy in your country, you can use the approval letter to get a visa
    • If not, you can get your visa on arrival at Noi Bai Airport