The main objective of this regional consultation meeting is to formulate a Regional Action Plan that defines the key priorities, strategies, and actions to implement the UN Decade of Family Farming to strengthen family farmers in South Asia and improve their wellbeing in the next 10 years.
The specific objectives are to:
Appreciate the Global Action Plan of UNDFF and analyze it with respect to South Asia regional and national contexts.
Take stock of the current situation of family farming in South Asia, including key challenges, constraints, and policy issues as well as ongoing initiatives which promote the UNDFF in the region
Formulate a South Asia regional strategy and action plan for UN Decade of Family Farming coherent with the global action plan of the UNDFF.