• SEARCA Online Learning and Virtual Engagement (SOLVE)

    SEARCA Online Learning and Virtual Engagement (SOLVE)

    A webinar series highlighting actions on agriculture and rural development

    Upcoming Webinar SOLVE Inadequacy of Effective Community Adaptation Responses to Climate Change 20 October 2021 (Wednesday), 10:00 a.m. (GMT +8:00)Join us via: Zoom and Facebook

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  • Pistang PagKaPinoy

    Pistang PagKaPinoy

    23 October 2021, 9:00 a.m-3:00 p.m

    A virtual festival by youth, for YOUth, and with the once youth that will tackle innovations, concepts, and stories relating to food and its intersections with business, nutrition, arts, gender, culture, and tourism.

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  • SEARCA alumni recognized during the 103rd Loyalty Day of UP Los Baños

    SEARCA alumni recognized during the 103rd Loyalty Day of UP Los Baños

    Four SEARCA Alumni were recognized by the University of the Philippines Los Baños (UPLB) and the UPLB Alumni Association (UPLBAA) during the 103rd Loyalty Day and Alumni Awarding Ceremony on 10 October 2021.

    SEARCA congratulates Dr. Weerapon Thongma, Dr. Catherine Roween C. Almaden, Dr. Sonnie A. Vedra, and Dr. Jose O. Sargento for their hallmark contributions to address global challenges towards a better and more sustainable future for all.

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  • 2nd Leadership Development Program for Higher Education Institutions in the Philippines (LDP-HEIs)

    2nd Leadership Development Program for Higher Education Institutions in the Philippines (LDP-HEIs)

    SEARCA and The HEAD Foundation will have a 2nd run of LDP-HEIs in the Philippines from 4 October to 29 November 2021.

    This program is implemented under the SEARCA-Commission on Higher Education (CHED) project titled "Leveling-Up Higher Education Institutions in Agriculture, Fisheries, and Natural Resources" or LevelUPHEI AFAR. All events and activities under this project are BY INVITATION ONLY for SUC-ACAP member institutions.

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  • SEARCA's 15th Photo Contest

    SEARCA's 15th Photo Contest

    Join the SEARCA Photo Contest 2021, One Health is Wealth: Healthy Agriculture and Sustainable Food Systems amidst COVID-19.

    As part of commemorating its 15th-year milestone this 2021, SEARCA's annual photo contest will focus on promoting One Health applications to agricultural and rural development, specifically sustainable food systems amidst the COVID-19 pandemic.

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  • New AJAD Preprint

    New AJAD Preprint

    On the Archipelagic Ecology and the Economy of the Philippines
    Seeing the sea for its value as a vaster ecosystem platform (than land) for the country’s pandemic recovery and post-pandemic national development and security interests

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  • SEARCA innovEIGhts Model of Open Collaboration

    SEARCA innovEIGhts Model of Open Collaboration

    The Emerging Innovation for Growth (EIG) Program is a new flagship initiative of SEARCA to ATTAIN Agriculture 4.0 under its 11th FYP.

    Learn more how EIG is fueled by the "SEARCA innovEIGhts model" of open collaboration bolstered by Academe-Industry-Government (AIG) interconnectivity.

  • Learn more about SEARCA's 11th Five-Year Plan

    Learn more about SEARCA's 11th Five-Year Plan

    In July 2020, SEARCA embarked on its five-year (2020-2025) mission, which focuses on Accelerating Transformation Through Agricultural INnovation (ATTAIN) and aims to deliver BETTER, BIGGER, and SMARTER impacts and outcomes to agricultural and rural development stakeholders across Southeast Asia.

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Accelerating Transformation Through Agricultural Innovation (ATTAIN)

The Southeast Asian Regional Center for Graduate Study and Research in Agriculture (SEARCA) works to elevate the quality of life of agricultural families through sustainable and resilient livelihoods and access to modern networks and innovative markets.

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ATTAIN (Accelerating Transformation Through Agricultural Innovation) - SEARCA's 11th Five-Year Plan (FY 2020/2021 – 2024/2025)