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  • The University Consortium adopts the umbrella program on climate change and reviews progress of the umbrella program on food and nutrition security

      The University Consortiun representatives with SEARCA Officials and staff, resource persons and guests during its Special Meeting to discuss the umbrella program on CChAM and umbrella program on food and nutrition security. PUTRAJAYA, Malaysia – The Southeast Asian University Consortium for Graduate Education in Agriculture and Natural Resources (University Consortium) champions collaborative research and development on food and nutrition security and climate change adaptation and mitigation for an inclusive and sustainable agricultural and rural development (ISARD) in the region. The University Consortium adopted the Umbrella Program on Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation for Southeast Asia (CChAM) in its special meeting on 14 August 2015
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  • University Consortium Graduate Forum wraps up

      Dr. Didier Pillot, Vice President of the European consortium Agrinatura SELANGOR, Malaysia – The Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) opened its doors to more than 40 graduate students, faculty, and officials from the five university consortium members of the Southeast Asian University Consortium for Graduate Education in Agriculture and Natural Resources (UC) for the “1st University Consortium Graduate Forum on Life Science, Food Science, and Agriculture” (UCGF 2015) on 11-12 August 2015. Prof. Dato Dr. Mohd. Fauzi Hj. Ramlan, UPM Vice Chancellor and the current Chair of the SEARCA Governing Board “Be proud, because you are the energetic and young scientists that
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  • UPLB concludes first wave UC summer school

      LOS BAÑOS, Philippines – After a three-week intensive course, 16 Southeast Asian participants completed the Post Graduate Course on Food and Nutrition Security and Sustainable Development in Southeast Asia at the University of the Philippines Los Baños (UPLB). The three unit credit earning course is envisioned to move from one member of  the University Consortium (UC) to another, with UPLB implementing the first full blown course. “This course pushes forward UPLB’s efforts toward internationalization,” affirmed Dr. Fernando C. Sanchez, Jr., Chancellor of UPLB, during the closing program of the summer school on 15 July 2015. Graduate students, faculty, and staff from
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  • UPLB now accepting applications for 2015 UC Summer School

    UPLB is now accepting applicants for the 2015 Joint UC-UPLB Summer School on Food and Nutrition Security and Sustainable Development in Southeast Asia. The 3-week course which will run from 24 June to 15 July 2015 will consist of lectures, collaborative classroom exercises and field trips to enable participants to appreciate the importance of food and nutrition security as well as other issues surrounding this emerging concern. Participants of the said summer school will be able to earn 3 units of course credit.The course will be facilitated by a cadre of seasoned trainers and professors with global expertise and experience. The
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