The GACC South is a private, non-profit organization and serves as the official representative of German industry and trade in the Southern U.S. It is part of an international network composed of 130 German foreign chambers of commerce (AHKs) and government offices in 90 countries. The GACCs are one of the largest bi-national chambers in the U.S.
The Mission of the Southeast Area is to support and direct quality research programs that solve the problems of our customers and stakeholders in the most efficient and effective way possible. We do this by:
The Southern Plains Area conducts agricultural research in Arkansas, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Panama, and Texas. The mission of the laboratory is to provide guidance and support to management units for fiscal, physical, and human resource management in order to assure program excellence, appropriateness, and accountability for customers of the National Research Programs in the Southern Plains Area.
The Central Arkansas Planning and Development District (CAPDD) is the link between community, government, and industry in Central Arkansas. Established in 1968, CAPDD is a non-profit, multi-county, multi-purpose, and multi-funded planning and development organization serving Lonoke, Prairie, Monroe, Faulkner, Pulaski and Saline Counties. We provide many services that help improve communities economically, as well as ecologically. These services include:
Innovate Arkansas works with new technology-based entrepreneurs as they move new inventions and high-tech service concepts toward viable commercial enterprises. We coordinate efforts to help the growth of indigenous technology and knowledge-based enterprises that can diversify Arkansas' economy and increase the base of higher-paying jobs in the state.
Welcome to the Western Arkansas Planning and Development District website. Established in 1966 as a non-profit, tax-exempt corporation, WAPDD serves the western Arkansas six-county area of Crawford, Franklin, Logan, Polk, Scott and Sebastian. Our organization's name reflects what we do -- assist western Arkansas communities with the planning for and development of local and regional programs and projects.