October 2, 2017

F2F learning exchanges on papaya in Tonga

PIFON believes that there is great value in farmer-farmer exchanges and the recent success story from Tonga supports this concept. Nearly 18 months ago a series […]
October 2, 2017

Fiji Farmers Forum

The Pacific Island Farmers Organisation Network (PIFON) in partnership with the Fiji Crop and Livestock Council hosted a two-day Farmers Forum and Farmer to Farmer Learning […]
October 2, 2017

Policy briefs for FOs

In general, PIFON is working to get more farmer organisations directly involved in agricultural development projects in the region. In order to achieve this, PIFON is […]
October 2, 2017

Signing of the Declaration of Commitment with IFAD

The Pacific Island Farmers Organisation Network (PIFON) signed a historic Declaration of Commitment (DOC) with the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) related to the engagement […]
October 2, 2017

Farmer oriented Value Chain Trainings

Since 2014, PIFON has been working with its farmer organization members to pilot new approaches to value chain training for farmers and other stakeholders that lead […]
October 2, 2017

PNG Solar Rice Mill Project

Australian Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade Julie Bishop and Honorable Vice Minister Senator Concetta Ferrivantti–Wells, Minister for Development for the Pacific officially launched the Solar […]
September 29, 2017

Asia-Pacific Woman Farmer: Mathiben Devkorbhai Sanghani (India)

Woman Farmer: Mathiben Devkorbhai Sanghani Woman Farmer Group: MahakaliMithaUtapadakSahakariMandli (Mahakali salt farmer cooperative) National FO Affiliation/Membership: Self Employed Women’s Association Organisation Involved in the Case: Surendranagar […]
September 29, 2017

Asia-Pacific Woman Farmer: Bouachanh Sivilay (Laos)

Woman Farmer: Bouachanh Sivilay Woman Farmer Group: Organic Farmer Association of Paek district, Xiengkhouang province (OFA) National FO Affiliation/Membership: Lao Farmer Network Organisation Involved in the Case: […]
September 26, 2017

Kyaw Lin Htay: A Model Farmer Innovating Local Knowledge

Kyaw Lin Htay, 38 years old, father of two, and living in Tha Byay Kone Village, Thanlyin Township, Yangon Region. He has very good view of […]