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 […]
November 23, 2015

PIFON hosts Pacific Soil Learning Exchange

It is not often that you get over 50 farmers from five Pacific island countries to gather in a farming establishment for over one week – […]
November 20, 2015

Vietnam MTCP2 – AFOSP NAC meeting

This afternoon, under the MTCP 2 – AFOSP, November 6, 2015, Vietnam NAC meeting was held. Presence at the meeting are representatives from VNFU, Vietnam Cooperative […]
November 16, 2015

“The Effectiveness of Current Policies on HPP of Paddy/Rice in Husk and Rice In the Coming ASEAN Open Market 2016”

Jakarta, November 2, 2015 – Indonesian Peasant Alliance (API) in cooperation with the Directorate of Staples and Strategic Goods of the Ministry of Commerce of the […]
October 26, 2015

MTCP2 Southeast Asia Sub Regional Steering Committee meeting held in Cambodia

26 October 2015, Phnom Penh — Farmer organizations in Asia Pacific need to strenghten their capacities to be the best channel of services for their member […]
October 13, 2015

Sri Lanka farmers launch people’s food sovereignty caravan

The Lanka Farmers Forum launches the people’s food sovereignty caravan last October 12 and delivers a message to the government demanding irrigation facilities, land rights protection […]
September 16, 2015

EU presents AFOSP at the 37th AMAF meeting

Franck Viault of the EU Delegation to ASEAN presented a brief on the AFOSP program at the 37th AMAF Meeting at the Manila Peninsula Hotel in Makati City, […]
September 15, 2015

IFAD highlights smallholders at 37th AMAF meeting

In a presentation at the 37th ASEAN Ministerial Meeting on Agriculture and Forestry (AMAF) at the Peninsula Hotel in Makati City, Philippines last September 10, Hoonae Kim of IFAD Asia […]
September 4, 2015

New publication discussing Pacific Island Farmer Organisations now available

The European Tropical Forest Research Network (ETFRN) of the Netherlands published its 57th edition of ETFRN News in a book form entitled “Effective forest and farm […]