3: FO Involvement in agriculture Development Programmes

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 […]
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 […]
September 30, 2016

NATIONAL AGENDAS OF AGRARIAN REFORM AND FOOD SOVEREIGNTY ARE PAWNED TO CAPITAL INTERESTS

NATIONAL AGENDAS OF AGRARIAN REFORM AND FOOD SOVEREIGNTY ARE PAWNED TO CAPITAL INTERESTS A week of action Commemorating the National Farmers Day 24 September 2016 Ahead […]
September 28, 2016
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Bangladesh farmer leader receives national agriculture award

The secretary of the Coastal Farmers’ Association-CFA (COAST Trust), a participating organization in MTCP2 Bangladesh, recently received the Sher-E-Bangla Agriculture Award for his contribution to seed […]
September 23, 2016
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Story in Photos: Yaoqu Pig Raising Coop (China)

by Jennifer Liu, MTCP2 China “My dream is enlarging our pig business!”said the leader of Yaoqu Pig Raising Coop who is a young man from Yunnan […]
September 16, 2016
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SEWA signs MOU with FAO

SEWA in India has signed a memorandum of understanding last September 13 with FAO “to intensify joint efforts aimed at building the capacities of the rural […]