July 18, 2017

Coco-Fiber Processing Facility generates alternative livelihood for coconut farmers

In the small village of Fabrica, in the town of San Vicente, Camarines Norte, many people rely on coconut farming for their livelihood. The province of […]
November 22, 2016

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

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 […]
May 22, 2016

MTCP2 Medium Term Review team visits agricultural cooperative in the Philippines

Quezon City, Philippines, — As part of its evaluation activities, the MTR team doing the review of MTCP2 visited an agricultural cooperative in the Philippines last […]
February 16, 2016

Attracting the Youth to Agriculture: Experience from the Philippines

Ana Sibayan from Mindoro, Philippines in Southeast Asia shares experiences and lessons as a young person adopting organic agriculture (16 Feb 2016, Sixth Farmers’ Forum, IFAD, […]
June 20, 2015

Women’s Land Rights, Gender-Responsive Policies and the World Bank (Philippines)

By Violeta P. Corral, Pambansang Kilusan ng mga Samahang Magsasaka (PAKISAMA)PAKISAMA participated at the16th Annual World Bank Conference on Land and Poverty held on March 23–27, […]
June 20, 2015

Paper: Analysis of Land Tools in the Philippines Using Gender Evaluation Criteria

This paper was prepared for presentation at the “2015 World Bank Conference on Land and Poverty” in Washington DC last March 23-27, 2015 by Violeta P. Corral of the National Confederation of Small Farmers […]
March 23, 2015

Fighting Hunger through Partnerships: A Forum on Brazil’s Zero Hunger Program, Global Institutional Purchase, and the Philippines’ Partnership Against Hunger Project

How about increasing farmers/fishers’ income by 10-50% by combining nutrition and livelihood objectives through local sourcing of agri-fishery products from farmers/fishers’ organizations and institutional purchase by […]
February 11, 2015

Asia-Pacific FOs participate in farmers’ learning exchange on seeds

In line with the technical assistance support of MTCP2 to participating FOs on their priority concerns, the “Harvesting Experiences on Seeds in Asia and the Pacific: A […]