Emerging GFRAS Regional Network: NAAAN - North American Agricultural Advisory Network

naaan brief intro



In its continuous efforts to promote Advisory Services worldwide, GFRAS is proud to promote its newest emerging Regional Network. The North American Agricultural Advisory Network (NAAAN) is a network of stakeholders in agricultural advisory services. NAAAN links agricultural extension communities with one another and with stakeholders within Canada, Mexico, and the U.S. NAAAN connects with counterparts in other countries through its membership in the Global Forum for Rural Advisory Services (GFRAS). GFRAS connects and supports regional agricultural advisory service networks around the world, and serves as a platform for networking, learning, knowledge sharing, and advocacy for agricultural extension programs and service providers.

NAAAN is heavily focused on promoting engagement among Canadian, Mexican, and U.S. agricultural and rural development advisory services, and their counterparts around the world.

To get to know more about its roots, core functional areas, key thematic areas, and how to get involved, you can access this document:

NAAAN Flyer, North American Agricultural Advisory Network, 2020