Updates

August 18, 2017

Nepal forms National Farmers Commission through the intervention of farmers & MTCP2

Through the lobbying and policy intervention of MTCP2 Nepal and Nepalese Farmers organizations, the Government of Nepal formed the National Farmers Commission (NFC) on 23 January […]
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 13, 2017

South Asia Sub-Regional Steering Committee Meeting

This year’s South Asia Sub-Regional Steering Committee Meeting will be held at Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh. Cox’s Bazar is the world’s longest beach with an unbroken 120 […]
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 […]
July 30, 2017

AFOSP-MTCP2 holds Southeast Asia + China Sub-Regional Steering Committee Meeting

Around 50 participants including farmer leaders, NIAs, Knowledge Management (KM) officers, and Monitoring & Evaluation (M&E) officers from Cambodia, China, Indonesia, Laos, Myanmar, Vietnam, Philippines, and […]
July 22, 2017

Directory of Farmer Expert

The Directory of Farmer Expert documents the human resources of the Lao Farmer Network (LFN). The directory profiles farmer experts chosen by LFN’s member organisations. It […]