February 3, 2017

Capitalizing bitter bamboo group experience and improving marketing of bitter bamboo shoots (Lao Farmer Network)

Non-timber forest products such as bamboo shoots are a very important food and source of income for farmers in rural areas of Laos. Sustainable management of […]
December 18, 2016
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FOs, coops, CSOs, agri agencies hold workshop to strengthen agri coops in Asia

More than 70 representatives from farmer organizations, cooperatives, civil society organizations and agri-agencies gathered in Sulo Hotel, Quezon City, Philippines on December 1-2 to discuss priorities, […]
December 7, 2016
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International and local groups vow to support ASEAN agri coops for inclusive development at 6th ACBF

Quezon City, Philippines – International and local delegates to the 6th ASEAN Cooperative Business Forum held on November 29-30 at the Novotel in Cubao, Quezon City […]
November 23, 2016
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Gov’t, FOs, CSOs and agri-agencies come together for 6th ASEAN Cooperative Business Forum

The ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) reflects ASEAN’s vision for an inclusive growth. Along this effort, ASEAN commits to “promote agricultural cooperatives as a means to empower […]
November 22, 2016
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PAKISAMA celebrates 30th anniversary, holds 9th congress

The Pambansang Kilusan ng mga Samahang Magsasaka (PAKISAMA) is celebrating its 30th anniversary and holding its 9th congress on November 21 at the Claret Retreat House […]
November 21, 2016
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Farmer organizations supported by AFOSP-MTCP2 attend KLMPE 2016

The Asian Farmers’ Association for Sustainable Rural Development (AFA), Pambansang Kilusan ng mga Samahang Magsasaka (PAKISAMA) and other farmer organizations in the Philippines supported by the ASEAN […]
November 7, 2016

FOs, CSOs hold roundtable discussion with EU and ASEAN on strengthening agri coops and youth roles in regional integration

7 November 2016, Jakarta, Indonesia — Farmer organizations and civil society organizations are holding a roundtable discussion with the EU and ASEAN to share existing initiatives […]
November 2, 2016

Village Festival 2016; Develop The Rural Economy As The Core Economy Of Indonesia

Village Festival 2016; Develop The Rural Economy As The Core Economy Of Indonesia API (Indonesian Peasant Alliance) participated again following the 2016 Village Festival Village Festival […]
October 3, 2016

Policy Paper Presented during ITPGRFA; TEN PRINCIPLES ON PROTECTING INDONESIAN FARMERS’ RIGHT ON SEEDS AND SEED-BREEDING

Responding to  “Global Consultation on Farmers Right on seed at ITPGRFA” Indonesia Bali, 24 – 26 September 2016 We from Five National Farmer Organizations, representing 3.363,000 […]