Cambodian Agricultural Research and Development Institute
The Cambodian Agricultural Research and Development Institute (CARDI) is the semiautonomous government research agency responsible for increasing agricultural productivity, improving crop diversification and ensuring environmental sustainability and stability of rural livelihoods through agricultural research and technology utilization. CARDI is responsible for assisting the Royal Government of Cambodia to achieve its rural development objectives. CARDI works in partnership with extension agents, NGOs and the private sector to increase the impact of improved technologies. It aims to apply research and technologies that have the largest impact on poverty alleviation and living standards.