SOCIO-ECONOMIST – LAO NATIONAL, GRET

Gret is a 40-year old international development organization working in more than 30 countries. Active in Lao PDR since 2004, GRET is implementing projects in various sectors: water supply and sanitation, rural development, natural resource management, land governance and agro-ecology. The Position Gret is seeking one motivated Lao national to fill a long-term position of […]

Permaculture TOT training, February 18 – 23, 2019, Laungprabang Province, Lao PDR

Friend Pha Tad Ke Association is going to join Pha Tad Ke Botanic garden conduct Permaculture TOT training on February 18-23 February, 2019 at Pha Tad Ke Botanic Garden. They are looking for interested participant from INGOs, NPAs who have an experience on agriculture, able to learn, share and contribute to develop TOT training manual on […]

Lao Farmer Network Annual Meeting, 30-31 January 2019, Lao PDR

The Lao Farmers Network is a network of farmer organizations of 31 farmer organizations from 11 provinces. The network has more than 4000 members. The Lao Farmers Network was setup in 2014 by 17 Farmer Organizations with a purpose to strengthening cooperation among small holder farmers. Key activities include information sharing, farmer to farmer learning […]

Task force meeting of ALiSEA in Laos, 27th November 2018, Lao PDR

As a first step of the long-run consultation process to shape a future learning platform, On 27th November 2018, ALiSEA organized a working a sort meeting on “Task force meeting of ALiSEA in Laos“. The objective of the working meeting is to present the key findings of the online consultation survey, share the results of the external evaluation of ALiSEA […]

National Consultation Forum for Farmer (NCFF), 18-19 December 2018, Cambodia

Co-Organizers: Facilitation Association of Economy for Cooperatives (FAEC) Farmer and Nature Net (FNN) Farmer and Water Net (FWN) Federation of Cambodian Farmer Organizations for Development (FCFD) Association Sustainable Agriculture Communities (ASAC) Cambodian Farmers Association Federation of Agricultural Producers (CFAP) Background 6 Federations and Associations of the Farmer Organizations (FO) at national level, including FAEC, FNN, FCFD, CFAP, […]

MAF deputy minister, French Ambassador, and AFD representatives visiting EFICAS villages in Luang Prabang, Lao PDR

From 19 to 21 January 2019, H. E. Deputy minister of Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry (MAF) Dr Phouang Parisack PAVONGVIENGKHAM, H. E. Ambassador of France in Lao PDR, Mrs Florence Jeanblanc-Risler, Mr Mathieu Bommier, French Development Agency (AFD) representative in Lao PDR, representatives from MAF departments (Planning and Cooperation, Inspection, Agricultural Land Management, and […]

Highlands Myanmar Seed Banking Workshop, 25-27 February 2019, Myanmar

ECHO Asia, in conjunction with the Lisu Baptist Assn., welcomes anyone working in agriculture and community development to attend a seed saving workshop from 25-27 February 2019 in Pyin Oo Lwin, Mandalay Region, Myanmar. This three-day event will include the following topics: hands-on training on seed saving best practices (at NGO and community levels) soil-analysis […]

PGS VIETNAM THE 10 YEARS ANNIVERSARY AND SELECTIon of the Board OF COORDINATION COMMITTEE OF PGS VIETNAM FOR the Period 2019 – 2020

PGS Vietnam was established in 2008 and operates under the guidance and technical and financial support of ADDA Organic Agriculture Development Project – VNFU (2005-2012). In September 2012, after the ADDA-VNFU project ended, the PGS Coordination Committee met and proposed to ADDA to support the “Seed funding” source. Vietnam PGS system by the end of […]

“Promoting the floating rice-based agroecological farming systems for a healthy society and adaptation to climate change in the Lower Mekong Region and Myanmar”

Department of Geography, University of Yangon conducted “Promoting the floating rice-based agroecological farming systems for a healthy society and adaptation to climate change in the Lower Mekong Region and Myanmar” on 18th January, 2019 at Conference Room, University of Yangon, Myanmar. This workshop purposed to share the knowledge between three countries (Cambodia, Vietnam and Myanmar) […]