Asian Food Safety & Security Association

Ensuring Safe food for all Asian

Due to worldwide Coronavirus situation the 5th AFSA conference supposed to be held at Bangkok from September 16-18, 2020 has been rescheduled to be held in September 2021

Welcome to the
“5th AFSA Conference on Food Safety and Food Security”

The Asian Food Safety and Security Association (AFSA) is a voluntary, non-profit, charitable organization established in 2010. The 5 th annual general meeting of Bangladesh-Japan Association for Science and Technology (BJAST) at Dhaka in 2010 decided to establish the Asian Food Safety and Security Association (AFSA). The first annual meeting of AFSA was held at Osaka Prefecture University, Japan, in September 15-17, 2012. The 2nd annual meeting of AFSA was held in Bien Hoa City (Near Ho Chi Minh City), Vietnam, in August 15-17, 2014. The 3rd annual meeting of AFSA was held in Bhubaneswar, India, on 15-17 September, 2016; The 4 th AFSA conferences was held at Siem Reap, Cambodia on 13-15 August 2018; The 5 th conference was decided to be held at Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand on 16-18 September, 2020.

The main objective of AFSA is as follows:

  • To forge effective cooperation among the member states in areas including climate change, food safety and food security.
  • To disseminate research findings and future research in food safety and security.
  • To help in building Asian Food Safety and Security Network.
  • To help educational institutions by supplying equipment, books, materials, ideas, etc.
  • To exchange views, ideas by organizing seminars, symposia, conferences and meetings.
  • To help secure funds for students to attend seminar, conferences, training programs.
  • To lunch a Journal on Food Safety and Food Security with a focus on current trends and needs in Asia.

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