CASP II builds upon the gains of the first phase of CASP to address emerging challenges to agricultural development, specifically those linked to expanding cross-border trade in agri-food products, climate change adaptation, and food and bioenergy security.
Asian Development Bank
The vision of CASP II is for the GMS to be recognized as a leading producer of safe food, using climate friendly agricultural practices, and integrated into global markets through regional economic corridors. CASP II has adopted a focused approach guided by three pillars:
and (iii) biomass management for bioenergy and food security