Southeast Asia

New AgFor members learn from Bersatu farmers’ group

New AgFor members learn from Bersatu farmers’ group

Farmers from AgFor’s newest operating area visited the Bersatu farmers’ group in Lawonua village, Konawe district, Southeast Sulawesi province, on 11 September 2014.

A healthy Indonesian watershed is 30% forest or 70% agroforest?

A healthy Indonesian watershed is 30% forest or 70% agroforest?

Indonesia's agroforests provide numerous watershed services. Shouldn't they be recognised and supported by policy?

Learning to cultivate different timber species in Southeast Sulawesi

Learning to cultivate different timber species in Southeast Sulawesi

At present, the supply of timber seedlings to farmers in Konawe and East Kolaka districts in Southeast Sulawesi province remains dependent on others, mostly government agencies and non-governmental organizations.

Seeing and hearing farmers through photos and videos

Seeing and hearing farmers through photos and videos

Ryan Tulusan of Bantuanon, Lantapan, Philippines, shows the extent of flooding on his farm in the rainy season

Manajemen hutan masyarakat ternyata tidak menguntungkan semua pihak

Manajemen hutan masyarakat ternyata tidak menguntungkan semua pihak

Petani di kebun kopi di desa Kertamandala

Projects

Agroforestry and Forestry in Sulawesi (AgFor): Linking knowledge with action
Funding partner: Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada

Agroforestry for livelihoods of smallholder farmers in Northwest Viet Nam (AFLI)
Funding partner: Australian Center for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR)

CGIAR-Consortium Research Projects around Forests, Trees & Agroforestry; Climate Change Adaptation for Agriculture & Food Security and Policy Institution & Markets
Funding partner:

Climate Change Adaption and Disaster Risk Management
Funding partner: Oscar M lopez Center (OML)

Climate-smart, Tree-based, Co-investment in Adaptation and Mitigation in Asia (Smart Tree-Invest)
Funding partner: International Fund for Agriculture Development (IFAD)

Development of timber and non-timber forest products’ production and market strategies for improvement of smallholders’ livelihoods in Indonesia
Funding partner: Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR)

Enhancing Livelihoods and Food Security from Agroforestry and Community Forestry in Nepal
Funding partner: Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR)

Impacts of Reducing Emission from Deforestation and Forest Degradation and Enhancing Carbon Stocks (IREDD)
Funding partner: University of Copenhagen

Locally-appropriate Mitigation Actions in Indonesia (LAMA-I)
Funding partner: Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Denmark (DANIDA – International Development Cooperation)

Nutrition and Food Security in the Uplands of Vietnam & Thailand
Funding partner: International Development Research Centre (IDRC)

Participatory Monitoring by Civil Society of Land-use Planning for Low-emissions Development Strategies (ParCiMon)
Funding partner: European Union and the CGIAR Research Program on Forests, Trees and Agroforestry

Protecting biodiversity through improved community forest management and agroforestry
Funding partner: Margaret A. Cargill Foundation (MAC)

Secured Landscape
Funding partner: Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation (NORAD)

Watershed evaluation for sustainable use of sloping agricultural land in the southern Philippines
Funding partner: Australian Center for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR)

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Latest Publications

Kiprah Agroforestri 18


Kurniatun Hairiah, Heni Melsandi, Wahyu Ningtyas, Masayu Y. Vinanda, Feri Johana, Bonie Dewantara, M. Thoha Zulkarnain, Sacha Amaruzaman, Betha Lusiana, Lisa Tanika, M. Siarudin, Reny Juita and Robert Finlayson 2014

Farmers in NE Viet Nam rank values of ecosystems from seven land uses

Ecosystem Services
Elisabeth Simelton and Bac Viet Dam 2014

REDD+ Readiness progress across countries: time for reconsideration

Climate Policy
Peter Akong Minang, Meine van Noordwijk, Lalisa A. Duguma, Dieudonne Alemagi, Do Trong Hoan, Florence Bernard, Putra Agung, Valentina Robiglio, Delia Catacutan, S. Suyanto, Angel Armas, Claudia Silva Aguad, Mireille Feudjio, Gamma Galudra, Retno Marya... 2014