August 18, 2017

For women farmers in India, digital is the way to go!

For farmers’ organization (FOs) in India, one of the key areas of emphasis in the recent years has been the use of technology by grassroots women […]
August 18, 2017

SALT Farming: A boon for Meghalaya farmers

Growing crops is a challenge in the hilly terrain of Assam-India. To counter this, Sloping Agriculture and Land Technology (SALT) has been introduced as an alternative […]
August 18, 2017

SEWA-Kerala eases the life of fisherwomen in Ernakulum

Women in the Fishery Sector are afflicted by a lot many bottlenecks like unhygienic market conditions, apathy towards the sector in general and women in particular, […]
August 18, 2017

Woman farmer increased vegetable production & solved the problems of crop diseases, weather forecast, & market prices

The Ritu Mausami Krishi Farm increased its vegetables production for about 20% and solved the problems of crop diseases, weather forecast, and market prices through the […]
August 16, 2017

Community Seed Bank: Ensuring farmers’ seed sovereignty

Farmers in Bangladesh used to produce and preserve seeds. However, the current situation has changed. Farmers are losing control over the seeds. Nowadays, more than 90% […]
August 16, 2017

Pesticide-Free Dry Fish Production: Ensuring income, reducing health risks

There are places in Bangladesh that rely on the production of dried fish for their livelihood. The biggest dried fish yards in the country are located […]
August 15, 2017

Enhancing farmers and fishers’ capacity to improve their livelihood through community radio

Char Fasson Upazilla in Bangladesh is an area lagged behind in many socio-economic indicators. One of the major profession in the area is fishing. Among the […]
August 7, 2017

Smallholder farmers contribute trillion of rupiahs to investment in food

INDRAMAYU—Rice is Indonesia’s main food, and it is important to consider the role of small scale farmers and women in the production of rice and other […]
August 6, 2017

Indramayu small farmers appeal to the gov’t for protection, empowerment

INDRAMAYU DISTRICT—Around one thousand local farmer households in Indramayu conducted a consultation with the local government on March 1, 2017 to convey the issues that are […]