TOT training of Permaculture, 14 – 19 October, 2019, Lao PDR

Pha Tad KeBotanical Garden has started 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, NPAs and NGO’s. As part of this program, we will teach and showcase sustainable practices and how […]

Regional Vegetable Forum 2019 Sharing knowledge and experience to promote development of vegetable and improve income of smallholders

Regional Vegetable Forum 2019 Supporting the adoption of interventions (improved practices and new technologies) by smallholders for sustainable year-round production of safe fresh vegetables The vegetable sector is becoming a higher focus for research, development and the private sector in Southeast Asia due to the greater nutritional and economic values that can be derived. However, […]

IRI Digital Story Telling Camp, September 23-27, 2019, Luangprabang, Lao PDR

IRI is hosting a Digital Story Telling Camp for Lao Youth at Souphanouvong University from September 23-27, 2019. Camp participants will learn how to use digital storytelling as an advocacy tool. Campers’ stories will focus on illuminating the experience of different communities in Laos, highlighting the ways individuals have overcome barriers to inclusion. We are […]

ECHO Asia Agriculture & Community Development Conference 2019

October 01, 2019 08:00 – October 04, 2019 17:00 Holiday Garden Hotel & Resort, Thailand Presented By: ECHO Asia “Small Scale: Up Scale” How can we help small scale farming initiatives thrive in Asia? We can provide low-cost, innovative options that allow people to grow both their crops and their knowledge, expand their operations, and scale up! Join […]

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,   […]

Regional Training on Appropriate Scale Mechanisation for Conservation Agriculture, 6-9 May 2019, Cambodia

The General Directorate of Agriculture with the support from UNESCAP/CSAM, Swisscontact and CIRAD are pleased to inform that a Regional Training on Appropriate Scale Mechanisation for Conservation Agriculture was organized from May 6-9, 2019 at the Regional Training Center of Bos Khnor, Kampong Cham province, Cambodia. A number of partners and trainers will contribute to […]

SUMMER SCHOOL ON RESEARCHING LAND GOVERNANCE AND LAND RELATIONS IN THE MEKONG REGION, 15-19 JULY 2019 at RCSD, CHIANG MAI UNIVERSITY

Program description In July 2019, the Regional Center for Social Science and Sustainable Development and the Mekong Land Research Forum will run its third week-long intensive summer school on land research in the Mekong Region. The purpose of the summer school is to equip participants with a research orientation relevant to the challenges of land […]

Regional Policy Forum on “Opportunities for a climate-smart food system in the Vietnam”, 10 April 2019, Vietnam

International Potato Center (CIP) and Vietnam Academy of Agriculture Sciences (VAAS) in collaboration with Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (CCAFS) are going to organize the Regional Policy Forum on “Opportunities for a Climate-Smart Food System in Vietnam”. Time: 8:00 am – 12:30 pm  on  April 10, 2019 (Wednesday) Venue: Pullman Hotel, No. 40 Cat Linh, Hanoi Chairman: Leader of Vietnam Academy […]

FARMER FORUM On “AGRO – ECOLOGICAL PRACTICES And FOOD SOVEREIGNTY”, Myanmar

Please join the Farmer Forum on Agroecology Practices and Food Sovereignty organized by Kalyana Mitta Development Foundation (KMF). This forum aims at fostering knowledge and experience sharing on agroecology among stakeholders with a specific focus on seed production and Land tenure system. In addition, special lecture and panel discussion on agroecology practices will be conducted. The forum intend to […]