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 […]
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% […]
September 28, 2016

Bangladesh farmer leader receives national agriculture award

The secretary of the Coastal Farmers’ Association-CFA (COAST Trust), a participating organization in MTCP2 Bangladesh, recently received the Sher-E-Bangla Agriculture Award for his contribution to seed […]
April 28, 2016

Indonesian Peasants’ Rights Day

Indonesian Peasants’ Rights Day [1] Peasant Rights: Implementation Basic of Indonesian Agrarian Reform and Food Sovereignty[2] The effort to fulfil Peasant Rights in Indonesia is accelerated […]
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 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 […]