The Australasia-Pacific Extension Network (Ltd.) is the organisation for extension professionals working with people to enable change and innovation in primary industries, natural resource management and communities.
To be the leading organisation for extension professionals in Australia, New Zealand and the Asia-Pacific.
To promote the value, and advance the theory and practice of extension through advocacy, promoting best practice and building partnerships.
Strategy: Promote the use and value of extension by agencies and organisations
Outcome: Agencies and organisations use extension and extension thinking to improve their policies and practice
Strategy: Strengthen the value proposition of APEN to its members
Outcome: APEN membership is highly valued within the extension sector
Strategy: Strengthen the capacity and professionalism of the extension sector
Outcome: the extension sector is highly capable and professional
Strategy: Maintain good governance and broaden our financial base
Outcome: Our financial base is strong, and our governance is sound
The Board seeks to continually improve APEN as a professional organisation and welcomes any feedback on the Strategic Directionsand any aspect of the organisation.