Online Webinar: Strengthening Actor Networks to Support Changes, 09 May 2023

Date: Tuesday 9th May 2023 Time: 1:30 to 4:30pm (Hanoi, Vientiane, Phnom Penh, Bangkok Time) Zoom link: Organized by ALiSEA Network and GRET Networking of Actors to Support Changes About Partnership, Governance & Sustainability of networking: “What needs do we address?” Introduction ALiSEA Network is an open coalition of stakeholders united around the promotion […]

IFOAM-Asia Call for Papers: The 6th Organic Asia Congress “Building World Peace through Organic Agriculture – Food Security Vital to Peace Building” June 6-9, 2023, Philippines

Background Agriculture plays a crucial role in economic development while alleviating poverty and malnutrition as well as preventing environmental destruction and reducing violence. Deprived conditions for agriculture hold grave implications for socio-economic development and sustainable peace in many countries. The escalation or continuation of conflicts worldwide remains the biggest cause of food insecurity. These mainly […]

Best Policies towards Transformation into Organic Agriculture, July 2022 in South Korea

From 18-21 July 2022, the 8th ALGOA & 3rd GAOD Summit (Global Alliance of Organic Districts) and the 2nd International Conference on Organic Agriculture Policy was held in South Korea, organized by IFOAM – Organics International and Goesan County. What is IFOAM? The IFOAM – Organics International – is a membership-based organization working to bring […]

International Seminar on Sustainable Food System in Southeast Asia under and beyond COVID-19: Policy Evidence and Call for Action, 19-20 May 2022

Date: 19-20 May 2022 Time zone: Bangkok (GMT+7) Platform: Online virtual event (or hybrid) Objectives Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics at Kasetsart University plans to organize an international seminar focusing on Southeast Asia sustainable food system issues to share knowledge and information from evidenced-based research to provide policy recommendations to promote high-quality research, education, […]

Agro-ecological and safe food transitions for green, resilient and inclusive recovery in the ASEAN region, 08 – 09 November 2021

BACKGROUND The ASEAN Vision and Strategic Plan for Food Agriculture and Forestry 2016 – 2025 is a “competitive, inclusive, resilient and sustainable food agriculture and forestry sector, integrated with the global economy, based on a single market and production base contributing to food and nutrition security and prosperity in the ASEAN Community.”  Collaboration between ASEAN […]

International Webinar Series on Agroecology and Community Series X/2021, 22 October 2021

The Malaysian Agroecology Society for Sustainable Resource Intensification (SRI-Mas), the Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) and the Malaysian Food Security and Sovereignty Forum (FKMM) are pleased to invite you to the International Webinar Series on Agroecology and Community Series X/2021. Check out the upcoming Topic in the Series below: Topic Ecological Management of Invasive Rice Pests: Selected […]

Call for communications for a virtual regional consultation on Engaging with Academia and Research Institutions (ARIs) to support Family Farmers and Food System Transformation during and post COVID-19 Pandemic in Asia

Background The food systems in the region have undergone important changes over the past decades, mostly due to rapid economic growth, increasing population and demographic shifts, rapid urbanization, rural and urban transformation, changing food consumption behavior and climate change (FAO, 2018). The effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on agriculture have been exacerbated by the way […]

Webinar on Agroecology: policy pathways to a pesticide-free future, 21 July 2021

On behalf of Pesticide Action Network (PAN) International, we are pleased to invite you to a webinar: Agroecology: policy pathways to a pesticide-free future Wednesday, 21 July 2021, 13:00 GMT (9:00 AM New York/EDT; 15:00 Central Europe/CEST) In this webinar, you will hear policymakers from Africa, Asia, Latin America, and Europe share their experiences in […]

A methodological Handbook for the Evaluation of Agroecology: from theory to practice.

On Wednesday 30th June, GRET organized an online webinar on the occasion of the translation of the handbook for the evaluation of the agroecology in English. In total, 80 people participated in this session. Participants were ALiSEA Network Members, ASSET project partners, Members of the two Research for Development Partnership Platform : ASEA ( and […]

Young Organic Farmers 2021: Organic Agriculture Management Training

Organic Agriculture Management Training: Practical Work Experience from Maetha Community 21-27 August 2021 (Bangkok Time 13.30 – 16.00) Online Training Introduction: Towards Organic Asia (TOA) envisions to achieve community spirit, economy sustainability, and care for nature through the organic agriculture and agroecology by focusing on 4 working areas are 1) Training and Education 2) Technology and Innovation 3) […]