• 2021 Youth COVIDEO Contest

    2021 Youth COVIDEO Contest

    DEADLINE EXTENDED TO 3 OCTOBER 2021

    YOUth take the spotlight again! Join the 2021 SEARCA Youth COVIDeo Contest with cash prizes awaiting video entries with the most informative and engaging response to the question: How can young people contribute to sustainable food consumption and food waste management?

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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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  • Reset and Rebuild for a Better Philippines in the Post-Pandemic World

    Reset and Rebuild for a Better Philippines in the Post-Pandemic World

    SEARCA joins the nation in celebrating the 19th Development Policy Research Month this September. This year's theme, "Reset and Rebuild for a Better Philippines in the Post-Pandemic World," emphasizes the need to rest our paradigms and practices by balancing the interests of people, profit, and planet or by placing equal importance on economic, social, and environmental well-being and sustainability.

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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.

  • Innovation Olympics 2.0

    Innovation Olympics 2.0

    SEARCA, in partnership with East-West Seed, Sensient Colors, and UPLB, co-sponsors the nationwide competition Innovation Olympics 2.0

    With the theme, "Precision agriculture for small-scale vegetable farming," the IO 2.0 challenges the youths to craft innovations to help improve the welfare of smallholder vegetable farmers.

  • 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)