March 3, 2016

ASEAN Foundation page at the Asia Pacific Farmers Forum website!

In line with the partnership of FOs with the ASEAN Foundation on the implementation of the ASEAN Farmers Organization Support Program (AFOSP), a page devoted to […]
February 19, 2016

Rural Women Enterprise: Experience from India

Smita Bhatnagar from India in South Asia shares experiences and lessons in developing and runnning a women-led agriculture enterprise (17 Feb 2016, Sixth Farmers’ Forum, IFAD, […]
February 19, 2016

Policy Brief highlight role of Farmer Organisation in agriculture research and extension (PIFON)

The Pacific Island Farmers Organisation Network (PIFON) has recently published two key policy briefs highlighting the role of farmer organisations in agricultural research and extension.These policy […]
February 18, 2016

Empowering Producers through Agricultural Cooperatives: Experience from Mongolia

Altatuya Tsende-ish from Mongolia in Central Asia shares expEriences and lessons in empowering producers through agricultural cooperatives (16 Feb 2016, Sixth Farmers’ Forum, IFAD, Rome). Through […]
February 16, 2016

Attracting the Youth to Agriculture: Experience from the Philippines

Ana Sibayan from Mindoro, Philippines in Southeast Asia shares experiences and lessons as a young person adopting organic agriculture (16 Feb 2016, Sixth Farmers’ Forum, IFAD, […]
February 16, 2016

Non-Formal Education for Rural Youth: Experience from Fiji

Serenia Madigibuli from Tu Tu Taveuni, Fiji in the Pacific shares experiences and lessons in developing capacities of rural youth in agriculture (16 Feb 2016, Sixth […]
February 16, 2016

API : Jokowi Only Profitable For Big Companies, Farmers Only Used As Slave

Secretary General of the Indonesian Peasant Alliance (API), Muhammad Nuruddin, criticized the government programs to increase the production of rice, corn and soybeans (pajale) Indonesia. The […]
February 15, 2016

Asia Pacific FOs participate in the Sixth Global Farmers’ Forum

Sixteen representatives from nine farmer organizations participating in MTCP2 in Asia and the Pacific are in Rome for the Sixth Global Farmers’ Forum on February 15-16 […]
January 25, 2016

More technical exchanges in PIFON’s third quarter newsletter

We are very proud to present to you our 3rd quarterly newsletter for 2015 covering the following highlights and many others: Taveuni Spices Exchange The Leadership […]