Chinese Academy for Agricultural Sciences
CAAS is a national, integrative agricultural scientific research organization with responsibility for carrying out both basic and applied research, as well as research into new technologies impacting agriculture. CAAS is dedicated to overcoming a broad range of challenges impacting agricultural development and support of the local rural economy. Importantly, CAAS promotes sustainable agriculture within and outside China, extending its reach through technology exchange and cooperative research agreements with agricultural research institutions/universities domestically and internationally. and global non-governmental organizations. CAAS, established in 1957 and headquartered in Beijing, oversees 42 institutes, of which 32 are direct affiliates.
Membership Date: 2018