• 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 Food and Nutrition Insecurity: Transforming Food Systems Post COVID-19 29 June 2022 (Wednesday), 10:00 a.m. (GMT +8:00)Join us via: Zoom and Facebook

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  • Call for Participants to the Virtual Summer Course on Smart-Eco Bioproduction Agriculture

    Call for Participants to the Virtual Summer Course on Smart-Eco Bioproduction Agriculture

    The Summer Course is organized by the Faculty of Agriculture, Universitas Gadjah Mada, Yogyakarta Indonesia from 1 July - 12 August 2022 with the theme "Climate Smart Agriculture." This course is equivalent to 3 credits and a credit transfer statement will be provided.

    Register at: admission.ugm.ac.id/application/how-to-apply

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  • SEARCA's 11th Five-Year Plan Full Document

    SEARCA's 11th Five-Year Plan Full Document

    The full document of SEARCA's 11th Five-Year Plan (FY 2020/2021 – 2024/2025) is now in Indonesia Bahasa, Bahasa Melayu, Thai, and Vietnamese!

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  • New AJAD Preprint

    New AJAD Preprint

    Climate-Smart Villages in Southeast Asia: The Pivotal Role of Seed Systems in Rice-Based Landscapes
    Reiner Wassmann, Julian Gonsalves, Peter Sprang, Bui Tan Yen, Jerome Villanueva, Phalida Nelakhom, and Bernard Okumu

    Exploring Pathways for Promoting and Scaling Up Climate-Smart Agriculture in Myanmar
    Wilson John D. Barbon, Ohnmar Khaing, Phyu Sin Thant, and Julian Gonsalves

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  • Regional Professorial Chair Grant 2022-2023

    Regional Professorial Chair Grant 2022-2023

    Congratulations to the four outstanding academicians in the region selected for the Regional Professorial Chair Grant 2022-2023: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Sirikachorn Tangkawattana (KKU), Assoc. Prof. Dr. Siti Khairunniza Bejo (UPM), Dr. Renato G. Reyes (CLSU), and Assoc. Prof. Dr. Helmi Zulhaidi Mohd Shafri (UPM).

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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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SEARCA celebrates its 55th Anniversary with the theme "Sowing Seeds of Innovation for Agricultural Transformation"

SEARCA has gathered seeds from the fruits of the hard work and passion of its leaders, staff, and partners over the past decades and expresses its gratitude to forerunners who encouraged and enabled the Center to grow and remain relevant to attain its potential as a champion of agricultural and rural development in Southeast Asia. At 55, SEARCA takes its emerald anniversary as the springboard for its 60th year and moves forward with bold strides to serve in better, bigger, and smarter ways.

Watch the highlights of SEARCA's 55th Anniversary themed "Sowing Seeds of Innovation for Agricultural Transformation" and relive with us our celebration of this milestone year.

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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)