A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed between Katalyst and department of agricultural extension (DAE). Mr. Pijush Kumar, acting General Manager, on behalf of Katalyst and agriculturist Md. Abbas Ali, Director General of DAE signed the Memorandum of Understanding on 8 September 2014.
Katalyst and DAE will work together to strengthening capacity of DAE officials, and planning wing through developing training module on public private partnership and assisting in organizing trainings, seminars and workshops.
Katalyst will also provide resource persons for moderating different training sessions, and also support in facilitating linkages building activities and events between DAE and private sector and research institutions to explore opportunities on forming effective Partnership. Katalyst and DAE will jointly analyse opportunities for providing improved post-harvest management (grading, sorting, basic marketing techniques) information to farmers.