Makati City – Nine Southeast Asian nationals received the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) scholarship grants through SEARCA to pursue their graduate studies at the University of the Philippines Los Baños (UPLB) for academic year 2017/2018. The ceremonial handing over of grants was held on 20 November 2017 at the German Club, Makati City. His Excellency Ambassador Gordon...Read more
The Southeast Asian University Consortium for Graduate Education in Agriculture and Natural Resources (UC) held its 30th Executive Board meeting on 16 – 18 November 2017 in Tokyo, Japan. Twenty-four delegates participated in the meeting hosted by Tokyo University of Agriculture (Tokyo NODAI) in its Setagaya campus.This year's Executive Board meeting was highlighted by the signing of...Read more
Source: The Manila Times17 Nov 2017Partnering with foreign agencies will help the Philippine Carabao Center (PCC) develop the country's carabao industry, the head of the agency Arnel del Barrio, said in a recent international conference in Munoz, Nueva Ecija.
During the International Conference on Carabao-based Enterprise Development (CBED) held at the PCC National Headquarters on October...Read more
BALI, Indonesia – SEARCA along with the other implementing partners of the ASEAN-Swiss Partnership on Social Forestry and Climate Change (ASFCC) Program Phase III participated in the Planning Meeting for 2018 in Bali, Indonesia on 12-14 November 2017. Switzerland was conferred the status of ASEAN Sectoral Dialogue Partner during the 49th ASEAN Foreign Ministers Meeting on 24 July 2016,...Read more
AN GIANG, Vietnam- Researchers under the SEARCA Seed Fund for Research and Training (SFRT) Program and from the Agro-ecology Learning Alliance in Southeast Asia (ALiSEA) gathered in An Giang University in Vietnam on 6-7 November 2017 for a forum on Promoting Sustainable Agriculture in the Mekong Sub-Region towards Food Security.The Mekong Region, composed of Cambodia, the Lao People's...Read more
Under the direct supervision of the Special Projects Coordinator, the incumbent shall provide technical assistance in the implementation of SEARCA’s knowledge management initiatives, mainly but not limited to Biotechnology Information Center.
TERMS OF REFERENCE:Assist in the implementation, coordination, documentation, and evaluation of BIC...Read more
Source: The Manila Times16 Nov 2017Fuel pellets made from biomass were among scientific advancements presented during a recent media presentation for sustainable food security held at the SEARCA (Southeast Asian Regional Center for Graduate Study and Research in Agriculture) center at the University of the Philippines Los Banos (UPLB).
Menandro Acda, faculty member at the College of Forestry...Read more
Research and Development Generating information, knowledge, lessons, and insights that will influence policies, investments, trade, and other actions that will promote competitive agriculture, as well as inclusive and sustainable ARD. Read More
Knowledge Management Promoting a learning culture, knowledge creation, knowledge-sharing and use, with a predominant focus on the broad strategic theme of ISARD. Read More
Liberating Farmers from Poverty and Hunger: Success Stories of the Farmer-Scientists RDE Training Program (FSTP)
Dr. Romulo G. Davide, Professor Emeritus, UPLB and Program Leader, FSTP talks about "Liberating Farmers from Poverty and Hunger: Success Stories of the Farmer-Scientists RDE Training Program (FSTP)"