Appraca Centrab

Exploring Progressive Modes of economic and financial cooperation in the Asia Pacific Region

Host Institutions

APRACA CENTRAB, in its quest in developing and forging international linkages in training, special studies, and researches in credit and other rural financial system, continue to establish a network in the Asia-Pacific region that would facilitate study tours, training modules for its member institutions in topics such as: rural finance, poverty alleviation programs, microfinance, banking technology, credit risk and other lending facilities.

Among its partner-host institutions are as follows:


  • Charles Sturt University

Bangladesh Bank

  • Bangladesh Bank Training Academy
  • Microedit Regulatory Authority


  • APRACA Consultancy Services (ACS)


  • Japan Finance Corporation (JFC)
  • Japan International Cooperation Center (JICE)


  • Agricultural Development Bank Limited

New Zealand

  • Massey University


  • Investment in People, Philippines


  • Management Development Institute of Singapore

The Netherlands

  • Wageningen Academy

United Kingdom

  • Investors in People, International


Upcoming Activities

  • International Study Visit Program on the Best Practices of Agricultural Finance, Japan Perspective
  • International Study Visit Program on Financial Inclusion and Agribusiness Models of Vietnam
  • International Program on the Best Practices of Microfinance, Bangladesh Experience
  • International Program on Enhance Team Effectiveness Through Capability Development
  • International Exposure Visit on Integrated Agri Entrepreneurship for Small Farmers