Supported by Medium-Term Cooperation Programme Phase Two (MTCP2)

The Asia-Pacific Farmers' Forum

Strengthening the Capacities of Farmers' Organizations To Deliver Services and Engage in Policy Work

Medium Term Cooperation Programme with Farmers’ Organisations in Asia and the Pacific, Phase II

About MTCP2

Supporting the Farmers' Organizations in Asia and the Pacific

MTCP2 Coverage

The Asia and Pacific region is the largest and most populous continent, which is home to 60%, or 4 billion people, of the world's population. The region has 38% of the worlds arable lands, and has the most extensive forest and fishery resources in the world. Moreover, the region feeds 60% of the world's population, produces 90% of the world'd rice, 40% of the world's cereals and 40% of the world's meat. It has a 70% share of the global market for food and vegetables, and 80% of the global aquaculture market.