Regional Media Training on Communicating Food Safety, July 29 to August 2, Khon Kaen, Thailand

Original source: http://www.mekonginstitute.org/news-activities/detail/2019/07/30/mekong-media-take-a/ Twenty-eight science journalists and media professionals from Cambodia, Lao PDR, Myanmar, and Vietnam (CLMV) are currently in Mekong Institute for the Regional Media Training on Communicating Food Safety from July 29 to August 2. Speaking at the opening remarks, Ms. Maria Theresa Medialdia, Director of the Agricultural Development and Commercialization Department, highlighted the […]

Organic Seminar – COrAA, 9 June 2019, Cambodia

DATE: JUNE 9, 2019  9:00AM ‐ 12:00PM LECTURER:  Dr. Varanashi Krishna Moorthy (India) Dr.  Varanashi  is  an  organic  farmer,  researcher, extension  specialist  and  entrepreneur,  and  has  considerable  experience  on  composng,  organic  farming,  water  harvesng  and  management, low cost temporary sand and  plasc  dams,  manufacturing  bio‐ferlizers  and  bio‐pescide,  bio‐gas,  toilet  waste  recycling, organic cerficaon.  Currently  Dr.  Varanashi  manages  several  organizaons in Karnataka, India: Varanashi  Development  &  Research  Foundaon,   […]

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

Pha Tad Ke is the first botanical garden in Laos, created to be a regional research center with the first living collection of the flora of Laos that provides opportunities for collaboration with international botanical institutions. Pha Tad Ke is developed and cared for with the help of dedicated scientists and more than 50 Lao […]

The organic trade meets at the organic exhibition in Nuremberg, Germany, 13 – 16 February 2019

Venue Exhibition Centre Nuremberg together with VIVANESS Date Wednesday, 13 – Saturday, 16 February 2019 Save the date to my calendar Cycle every year Opening times 13 – 15 February 2019: 09:00 – 18:00 16 February 2019: 09:00 – 17:00 BIOFACH quality As always, all the organic food exhibited is certified to the EU Organic […]

Learning exchange between Lao NPOs and Vietnam NGOs, 12 – 14 December 2018, Vientiane Capital, Lao PDR

The workshop has been facilitated by OXFAM and Partners ( SAEDA) Background The Center for Development and Integration (CDI) is a Vietnamese non-government, non-profit organization working for the rights of the disadvantaged groups to build a society of equity, solidarity, and sustainable development. For over last ten years, CDI has been working hard with a […]

New publication: Agroecology Futures, Inspiring and innovating stories from the Agroecology Learning Alliance in South East Asia

ALiSEA has proudly launched its new publication, Agroecology Futures, Inspiring and innovating stories from the Agroecology Learning Alliance in South East Asia, in the framework of the Agroecology Futures Regional Forum which took place in Siem Reap, Cambodia, on 6-8 November 2018. This publication results from the compilation of over 20 case studies and collective researches […]

Another way of farming is possible: Focus on some innovative young organic farmers in the Mekong Region

In the framework of its work aiming at changing the negative narrative towards agriculture through innovative approach to attract the youth, ALiSEA launched a pilot research initiative to document some innovative farms, Assessing farm sustainability in the Mekong Region: from the concept to case studies. This study took place between March and August 2018 and […]

Mountain Futures Conference, 4-8 June 2018, Kunming, China

On the 4th – 8th June 2018, the second Mountain Futures Conference took place in China’s Yunnan province, against the backdrop of the famous Hani rice terraces in Honghe and the rapidly growing city of Kunming. Building on the success of the first Mountain Futures Conference in 2016, the event gave participants the opportunity to […]

Gaia Green Network Meeting

Gaia Green Network organized the 5th annual meeting in Nyaung Shwe Township, Innlay, Shan State on 10-12 May, 2018. Their objectives are to share information and technique about organic agriculture, to solve the problem of agriculture and to strengthen the network in Organic agriculture and PGS. There were (40) participants coming from Myitkyina, Pwint Phyu, […]