Updates

June 20, 2015

Paper: Analysis of Land Tools in the Philippines Using Gender Evaluation Criteria

This paper was prepared for presentation at the “2015 World Bank Conference on Land and Poverty” in Washington DC last March 23-27, 2015 by Violeta P. Corral of the National Confederation of Small Farmers […]
June 18, 2015

COAST and it’s CITEP Initiatives Towards Sustainable Agriculture Development

The economy of Bangladesh is dependent on agriculture as well as farmers. Population is increasing day by day here; on the other hand cultivable land is […]
June 16, 2015

INFOGRAPHIC: How climate change harms the ASEAN food basket

How big a deal is agriculture in ASEAN? It contributes 39.9% to Myanmar’s GDP. It employs 60.3% of Cambodia’s labor force. ASEAN is home to 5 […]
June 9, 2015

National Price Commission to ensure just price for farmers demanded: Declining budget for agriculture is suicidal for self-sufficiency in food

Today in a press conference held in the National Press Club in Dhaka, 10 farmers’ and rights based organizations termed the proposed budget for the year […]
May 28, 2015

AFFM brings voice of Myanmar farmers to MILAN EXPO 2015

The Agricultur Farmers Federation Myanmar (AFFM), an AFA member organization, will bring the voice of small farmers, women and landless workers representatives fighting against land grabbing, […]
May 28, 2015

Summary of the Grow Asia Forum 2015 at the World Economic Forum at East Asia

The World Economic Forum (WEF) has released a summary report  of the Grow Asia Forum 2015 at the World Economic Forum at East Asia held on 19 […]
April 30, 2015

Researches on the Situation of Seeds in Selected SAARC Countries

This publication is a compilation of articles on the seed situation in South Asia as a whole, and Nepal and Bangladesh in particular. The articles here were […]
April 28, 2015

Declaration on Institutionalising the Resilience of ASEAN and its Communities and Peoples to Disasters and Climate Change

WE, the Heads of States/Governments of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (hereinafter referred to as “ASEAN”), namely Brunei Darussalam, the Kingdom of Cambodia, the Republic […]
April 27, 2015

Urgent call for support to farmers in India

Greetings from SEWA! You all might be aware of the situation of farmers in India today. The farmer suicides are on rise. The reality of our […]