SEARCA Headquarters, College, Los Baños, Laguna, Philippines9-10 May 2018RationaleAgriculture remains to be the predominant provider of job opportunities in most ASEAN Member States (AMS) as about 450 million people depend on it for livelihood. Developing the competencies of agricultural workers is therefore essential in raising agricultural productivity and in adopting...Read more
NADI, Fiji – The Southeast Asian Regional Center for Graduate Study and Research in Agriculture (SEARCA) and the Climate Change Commission (CCC) represented the Philippines in the Targeted Topics Forum (TTF) held on 5-8 February 2018 in Westin Hotel, Denarau here. The TTF is organized by the National Adaptation Plan (NAP) Global Network and hosted by the Government of the...Read more
SUVA, Fiji – Dr. Lope B. Santos III of the Southeast Asian Regional Center for Graduate Study and Research in Agriculture (SEARCA) visited the Land Resources Division of the Secretariat of Pacific Community (SPC) and the Crops Extension Division of the Ministry of Agriculture here on 9 February 2018. Both the SPC and the Ministry of Agriculture are partners of SEARCA in the implementation...Read more
LOS BAÑOS, Laguna, Philippines. Officials and staff of the Postharvest Horticulture Training and Research Center of the University of the Philippines Los Baños (UPLB-PHTRC), the Southeast Asian Regional Center for Graduate Study and Research in Agriculture (SEARCA), and Mindoro State College of Agriculture and Technology (MinSCAT) met with scientists from the Department of...Read more
SEARCA and partners will hold back-to-back knowledge events on school gardens -- the International Conference on School Gardens and Training of Trainers on Scaling up the School-plus-home Gardens in Southeast Asia on 16-21 April 2018 at the SEARCA Headquarters, Los Baños, Laguna.
The two events are an offshoot of SEAMEO's School and Home Gardens Project, which was approved by the...Read more
Source: BusinessMirror18 Feb 2018Taiwan officials explored with visiting high-level delegates from a Philippine-based Southeast Asian research center possible collaborations in research, graduate education and institutional development and knowledge management initiatives.
The Taiwan Council of Agriculture (COA) Executive Yuan, National Taiwan University (NTU) and the Taiwan-based Food and...Read more
Source: The Philippine Star18 Feb 2018Philippine governmenthosted Southeast Asian Regional Center for Graduate Study and Research in Agriculture (SEARCA) and Taiwan will collaborate in research, graduate education and institutional development, and knowledge management initiatives.
The Taiwan Council of Agriculture (COA) National Taiwan University (NTU), and the Taiwanbased Food and...Read more
Source: Manila Standard18 Feb 2018LOS BAÑOS, Laguna—The Southeast Asian Regional Center for Graduate Study and Research in Agriculture here continues to expand the reach of its key knowledge resources in Asian agriculture and development through globally recognized academic databases online.
Leah Lyn Domingo, SEARCA public relations specialist, said these databases or search...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)"