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

Bouachanh Sivilay: Organic and Integrated farming

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 […]
August 20, 2017

Linking farmers to modern technologies for value added production

The farmers in Sri Lanka, like of most of their counterparts in the Asian region, engage only in primary production. Whether they are paddy, vegetable, grains, […]
August 20, 2017

Women in Kambiadiya village overturn deadly agriculture practices

Most of the residents in Kambiadiya village in Matale district, Sri Lanka are engaged in agriculture. In addition to this, the women engage in home gardening […]
August 19, 2017

Preserving traditional seeds through Seed Banks in Udalumada village

Sri Lanka is one of the first countries that follow the Green Revolution methods in agriculture since the beginning of 1970s. The successive governments came into […]