Technical Assistance

Most of SEARCA's projects are capacity-building and research initiatives carried out by its core programs on Education and Collective Learning, Research and Thought Leadership, and Emerging Innovation for Growth. Most of these projects are conducted in collaboration with other institutions.

Partnership is always at the core of the Center's projects, where collaboration and synergy help magnify any contributions and impact towards Accelerating Transformation Through Agricultural Innovation (ATTAIN).

As a partner, SEARCA is unmatched in providing access to high-quality, professional expertise and technical services from academe and governments in Southeast Asian countries in the areas of agriculture and rural development. The Center has a well-earned reputation and extensive track record in end-to-end project management – from conceptualization and proposal writing to implementation and monitoring – for both local and international development and donor organizations.

Strengthening the Department of Agriculture's National Technology Commercialization Program (NTCP)

Department of Agriculture-Bureau of Agricultural Research (DA-BAR), Philippines
Jan 2012 to Jun 2013

Capacity Development Program on Knowledge Management

Department of Agriculture-Bureau of Agricultural Research (DA-BAR), Philippines
Dec 2011 to Mar 2013

FROM RIDGE TO REEF An Ecosystem Based Approach to Biodiversity Conservation and Development in the Philippines

United States Agency for International Development (USAID)
Feb 2011 to Feb 2013

Appraisal of Institutional Mandates for Agribusiness Support in Asia

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
Jan 2011 to Dec 2012

An Assessment of Smuggling on Selected Agricultural Commodities in the Philippines Project

Department of Agriculture-Bureau of Agricultural Research (DA-BAR), Philippines
Dec 2010 to May 2013

Women Entrepreneurship in the Philippines: A Data Collection

International Finance Corporation
May 2010 to May 2011

Capacity Building and Comparative Study on Technology Management in Southeast Asia

Department of Agriculture-Bureau of Agricultural Research (DA-BAR), Philippines
Jan 2010 to Dec 2011

European-Union-Focused Food Production Assistance To Vulnerable Sectors (EU-FPAVAS)

European Union
  • French Agricultural Research Center for International Development (CIRAD)
  • National Commission on Indigenous Peoples, Philippines
  • Department of Agriculture (DA), Philippines
  • WorldFish
  • Provincial Governments of Camarines Norte, Camarines Sur, Misamis Occidental, Misamis Oriental, Occidental Mindoro, Oriental Mindoro
Jan 2010 to Oct 2011

Northern Mindanao Community Initiatives and Resource Management Project (NMCIREMP) Immediate Impact Assessment Study

Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR), Philippines
Dec 2009 to Mar 2011

State of the Art on the Socio-Economics of Climate Change in the Philippines: Expert Synthesis and Benchmarking

Philippine Council for Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resources Research and Development (PCAARRD)
Aug 2009 to Mar 2012
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