Welcome to the Association for International Agriculture
and Rural Development!
AIARD is an association of U.S.- and internationally-based members who have devoted their careers to global agricultural development and hunger alleviation. AIARD members are development professionals from universities, non-governmental organizations, private sector firms, consulting companies, government and donor agencies, and foundations. The association represents the extensive disciplinary base of agricultural and related social science skills necessary to carry out global agricultural development and hunger alleviation programs.
Join us for the 2015 AIARD Annual Conference May 31-June 2 in Washington, DC
AIARD Supports Introduction of the
Global Food Security Act
Association for International Agriculture and Rural Development (AIARD), along with other organizations in the development community has signed on in support of the recently introduced Global Food Security Act of 2015 (H.R. 1567). Read more about the statement submitted by the coalition here.
2015 AIARD Award Nominations Now Open!
Members of the Association for International Agriculture and Rural Development (AIARD) are asked to nominate candidates for the 2015 AIARD awards for these categories: a) Distinguished Service, b) Special Service, and c) Young Professional. Please, see the criteria at http://www.aiard.org/awards-committee.html
AIARD's 2014-15 Corporate Sponsors
AIARD's 2014-15 Sustaining Members