During 26-28 November 2010, the 2nd round of the APFNet Project Appraisal Meeting was successfully convened in Beijing. All the project proposals received were thoroughly reviewed by an independent expert panel regarding the methodologies and approaches of project development, technological innovation, as well as the linkage among the objectives, outputs and activities. Strengths, weaknesses and recommendations for each project proposal were given by the expert panel during the meeting. Following the appraisal guidelines and indicators, each project proposal was scored and rated technically. At the end of the meeting, an appraisal report was developed and submitted by the expert panel to the APFNet Secretariat.