Study Visit Program
EXPOSURE VISIT TO BANK OF AGRICULTURE AND AGRICULTURAL COOPERATIVES (BAAC), THAILAND
13th – 19th December 2016
Tuesday, 13th December 2016
Arrival and Check in at SD Avenue Hotel
Wednesday, 14th December 2016
09.00-09.30 Courtesy call on BAAC’s Executive at
BAAC’s Head Office
09.30-12.00 Briefing on Overview of BAAC’s Operation
-Policy support provided by Government.
-Policy of government to help farmers and
-Credit Services for farm related and non-farm related activities.
-Interest rate and client classification.
-Procedure of appropriation of Loan.
-Compensation for damage from Agricultural Relief Fund.
13.00-16.00 Micro Finance Delivery Systems
-Method of Loan Collection and Recover Strategies Micro Enterprises
– Credit Services for SME.
Thursday, 15th December 2016
07.30- 09.00 Proceed to Chonburi BAAC’s Provincial Office
09.00-12.00 Briefing on Joint Liability Groups
-Viewpoint of BAAC
-Role of the members of the group
13.00-15.30 Visit BAAC’s Client Farmers Group.
-Micro Enterprises Group
15.30-16.30 Check in at Grand Sole Hotel, PATTAYA
Friday, 16th December 2016
09.00-12.00 Back to Bangkok
13.30-16.00 Visit Population and Community Development Association (PDA)
Briefing on: PDA and Rural Development and Income Generating Projects
Saturday, 17th December 2016
09.00-12.00 Proceed to Ayutthaya province
Visit Bang Sai Folk Arts and Craft Center
13.00-16.00 Back to Bangkok
At your leisure
Sunday, 18th December 2016
09.00-11.00 Risk Management Tools (Innovations to reduce the cost as well as the risk of lending to the poor)
-Agricultural Marketing Cooperatives (AMCs)
-BAAC funeral Associations
-The Weather – Index Insurance: BAAC Pension Fund
11.00 -12.00 Wrap up and Discussion.
13.30-16.30 Cultural visits
Monday, 19th December 2016
Departure to Home Country