• Virtual Regional Consultation

    Virtual Regional Consultation

    SEARCA, AFA, UNESCO, CIRAD, and GRET are organizing, with the technical assistance of the FAO Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific, a virtual regional consultation on Engaging with Academia and Research Institutions (ARIs) to support Family Farmers and Food System Transformation during and post COVID-19 Pandemic in Asia on 8-9 December 2021.

    Join us via Zoom.

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  • World Soil Day 2021

    World Soil Day 2021

    SEARCA joins the World Soil Day 2021 celebration! With the theme, Halt soil salinization, boost soil productivity, this year's celebration aims to raise awareness of the importance of maintaining healthy ecosystems and human well-being by addressing the growing challenges in soil management, fighting soil salinization, increasing soil awareness, and encouraging societies to improve soil health.

    Healthy soil is fundamental in producing healthy crops, which will nourish people and even animals. Therefore, soil health is directly linked to food security.

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  • Pistang PagKaPinoy

    Pistang PagKaPinoy

    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 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)