Faculty of Animal Science, Veterinary Science and Fisheries, Agriculture and Forestry University, Chitwan, Nepal in collaboration with the International Goat Association (IGA) is organizing the second Asian Regional Conference on Goats (ARCG 2019). The theme of the conference is ‘goats for food, nutrition and economic security in developing world.’ The conference will be held on 20-23 October 2019 in Chitwan, Nepal in support of Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock Development, Department of Livestock Services; Nepal Agricultural Research Council; Heifer International Nepal and University Grants Commission. The main aim of the conference is to gather researchers, academicians and development entities to exchange knowledge and technologies generated in the field of goat research and development across the globe.
Thus, the organizing committee of ARCG 2019 hereby announces this CALL FOR ABSTRACT for the same.
Prospective authors are invited to submit abstracts of their original and unpublished work on conference themes by June 1, 2019. The length of the abstract should not exceed 300 words written in Arial 11 font size. Detail instruction about abstract submission is available at
All abstracts will be peer-reviewed for their acceptance and making decisions regarding the type of presentation (oral or poster). All abstracts and full papers accepted for the conference will be published in the proceedings of the conference.
We encourage the delegates to register for the event online. Please visit the conference website http://afu.edu.np/vet/arcg2019 for more details. Pay the registration fee through online bank transfer to the following account. The transaction details should be uploaded online during registration.
A/C Number: 0080721970019
A/C Holders’ Name: Conference Account FAVF
Name of Bank: Himalayan Bank Limited
Branch: Chitwan Branch
Swift Code: HIMANPKA
All registered participant fees include shuttle service to the conference center, congress bag, admittance to the scientific sessions, 4 lunches, coffee breaks, and a gala dinner. Accompanying person fees include welcome reception and a beautiful excursion.
ARCG 2019 Secretariat
Faculty of Animal Science, Veterinary Science and Fisheries
Agriculture and Forestry University, Chitwan, Nepal
Mobile: +977 9855060704
The International Goat Association promotes goat research and development for the benefit of humankind, to alleviate poverty, to promote prosperity and to improve the quality of life.