Mr. Yim Sok Sophors participated in a workshop on Information and Knowledge Management for Agriculture and Rural Development, organized by CARD (Council for Agriculture and Rural Development of Cambodia) at Naga World Hotel on 6 April 2010. Other 2 staffs of CEDAC included Mr. Ouch Lino and Miss Pheng Chandy also participated in the workshop.

Mr. Michael Becker, ADB Consultant presented the scoping study that his team conducted recently to the participants. The question and answer forum was organized related to the presentation. Later on, the group discussion to answer some questions related to website of CARD were organized. The participants were divided into 2 groups to discuss on different questions. The questions for group 2 as follows:

  1. what part should CARD play in the future in information and knowledge management? name of subjects/topics and fields of intervention CARD shall involve in? Identify organizations active in that field.
  2. would this mandate overlap with other organizations and how could that be solved? define distinct roles of competing working on the same topic.
  3. what role can CARD play to collect practical experience and feedback into the policy making process?