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Climate change

Partnering with the private sector in the Philippines

‘Filipinos have little choice but to adapt to the effects of climatic change and natural disasters’, said Dr Rodel Lasco during an International Rice Research Institute Thursday Seminar in Los Baño

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Partnering with the private sector in the Philippines
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Dr Rodel D. Lasco, country coordinator of ICRAF Philippines, explains the partnership with the OML Center.

Farmers and researchers disagree on 'deliberately'

In the course of history, there have been several attempts to come up with a universally acceptable definition of ‘agroforestry’.

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Farmers and researchers disagree on 'deliberately'
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Researchers have found a gap between how farmers and research institutions characterise agroforestry systems. This could be limiting opportunities, productivity and food security.

Chinese Academy of Sciences joins ICRAF to transform agriculture in central Asia

KUNMING, 22 January 2015 – Central Asia is to receive its first international agroforestry research centre thanks to a unique collaboration between the Chinese Academy of Sciences and the W

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Chinese Academy joins ICRAF to transform agriculture in Central Asia
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Over 50 policy-makers, scientists and other experts from Europe, the United States, Africa, central Asia and China discuss the future of Central Asia’s vast landscapes

New book demonstrates impact of climate-smart agriculture in Africa

Farmers across Africa are embracing climate-smart agriculture practices, such as agroforestry, that can improve their food production in an increasingly challenging agricultural environment.

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New book demonstrates impact of climate-smart agriculture in Africa
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Farmers across Africa are embracing climate-smart agriculture practices, such as agroforestry, to improve their food production and build their resilience

B+WISER prioritizes research in the Philippines

Sixty-seven research ideas were presented at the National Workshop on Research and Development Agenda organized by the Biodiversity and Watersh

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B+WISER prioritizes research in the Philippines
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A USAID-funded project to improve watersheds and biodiversity has prioritized 67 research ideas.

Global Landscapes Forum 2014

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Lima, Peru
Date - Start: 
December 6, 2014
Date - End: 
December 7, 2014

Seeing and hearing farmers through photos and videos

Using photos in focus groups along with a video baseline survey puts faces to the once-anonymo

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Seeing and hearing farmers through photos and videos
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Ryan Tulusan of Bantuanon, Lantapan, Philippines, shows the extent of flooding on his farm in the rainy season

Asian Food Security Summit in Jakarta, 8-9 October 2014

The Aid and International Development Forum's second Food Security Summit: Asia will be a unique global platform promoting food security in vulnerable and developing regions.

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Food Security Summit: Asia 2014
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The summit will address how the supply of nutritious food is under threat and what we can do about it

The CGIAR Development Dialogues 2014 and Living Data competition

The year 2014 marks an historic opportunity to communicate the importance of research on sustainable agriculture to people involved in the policy processes

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CGIAR Development Dialogues and Living Data competition
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Communicating the importance of research on sustainable agriculture
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