A delegation representing three key national Aquaculture and Fisheries institutions from Taiwan visited Aquaculture and Aquatic Resources Management Program (AARM), School of Environment, Resources and Development (SERD), AIT on 10 October. The team was led by Dr.  CHEN,CHIEN-YU, Chief of the Aquaculture and Fisheries Division, Taiwan Council of Agriculture, and Dr. TU, CHIEN, Chief of the Biology Research Division, Animal Health Research Institute of Taiwan. There were also senior officers from the Council of Agriculture, senior faculty from the National Taiwan Ocean University, and representatives from Taiwan Aquaculture Development Foundation in the delegation. 


The visitors were welcomed by Prof. Rajendra Shrestha, Dean, SERD. Dr. Krishna R. Salin, Associate Professor and Chair of AARM Academic Program presented the research and capacity building activities of AARM. The visitors expressed keen interest to collaborate with the Aquaculture Program of AIT and discussed various opportunities of partnership.