April 11, 2016

ASEAN Study Tour Gets Farmers, Gov’ts Talking to Each Other

By Mia Gomez CHANTABURI, Thailand, Apr 7 (Reporting ASEAN) – In an open space resembling an aircraft hangar, onlookers were busy examining a curious display. They […]
February 19, 2016

Policy Brief highlight role of Farmer Organisation in agriculture research and extension (PIFON)

The Pacific Island Farmers Organisation Network (PIFON) has recently published two key policy briefs highlighting the role of farmer organisations in agricultural research and extension.These policy […]
February 16, 2016

API : Jokowi Only Profitable For Big Companies, Farmers Only Used As Slave

Secretary General of the Indonesian Peasant Alliance (API), Muhammad Nuruddin, criticized the government programs to increase the production of rice, corn and soybeans (pajale) Indonesia. The […]
February 15, 2016

Asia Pacific FOs participate in the Sixth Global Farmers’ Forum

Sixteen representatives from nine farmer organizations participating in MTCP2 in Asia and the Pacific are in Rome for the Sixth Global Farmers’ Forum on February 15-16 […]
January 25, 2016

More technical exchanges in PIFON’s third quarter newsletter

We are very proud to present to you our 3rd quarterly newsletter for 2015 covering the following highlights and many others: Taveuni Spices Exchange The Leadership […]
January 6, 2016

MTCP 2 INDONESIA; Farmer-Breeder Workshop “Maintaining Tradition, Nurturing The Earth”

Most genetic resources all around the world slowly flow toward many international seeds bank or directly to researcher. International seed corporations predominantly take benefits of the […]
December 29, 2015

MTCP 2 Indonesia holds training on computer-based financial management for farmers’ organizations

In an organization, either it is profit or non profit organization, good and systematic financial information will help the organization in order to make a good […]
December 4, 2015

UPOV, PVP: Challenges to Peasants’ Protection and Threat to Biodiversity; Report from the South-south Dialog in Durban South Africa

Indonesia was represented by Indonesian Peasant Alliance in discussion South-South Dialog, held between 27-28 November 2015 in Durban, South Africa. … Durban – South Africa, 28th […]
December 2, 2015

Rice Import policies the Government of Indonesia Contrary to the Indonesian Food Law no. 18/2012

Issue related to rice import have in fact been discussed and debated since mid-2015. The issue was raised by government’s deliberation that el-nino and drought have […]