Farmer Permaculture training in Pha Tad Ke Botanical Garden, Louangprabang Province, Lao PDR

Pha Tad Ke Botanical Garden is starting a new permaculture project. This project will involve the development and installation of a permaculture demonstration/research farm in Pha Tad Ke Botanical Garden, Laos with a training program for local farmers, government staff and NGO’s. As part of this program we will teach and showcase sustainable practices and […]

Young farmer field forum on coffee in Keoset, Khoun district, Xiengkhuang province, 18-22 February 2019

Young farmer field forum has been on 18-21 February 2019, in Keoset, Khoun district, Xiengkhuang province. This event was supported and organized by Helvetas Laos. There were more than 55 participants included government officer from PAFO Xieng Khuang, DAFO in Khoun district, young farmers who work on coffee farming especially young coffee farmers in Xiengkhuang […]

Young Organic Farmers (YOF) 2018, 14 – 18 December 2018, Vientiane, Lao PDR

Co-organizers: Participatory Development Training Centre (PADETC) Lao PDR Rural Development Agency (RDA) Lao PDR College of Natural Resources (CNR) Bhutan Towards Organic Asia (TOA), Thailand Young Organic Farmers and TOA Partners from Bhutan, Cambodia, Myanmar, Thailand, and Vietnam participated in the 6th anniversary of Sombath Somphone’s Disappearance and PADETC Fair to present and exchange the […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]