SATNET Update No. 22, August 2017

Dear Readers and Partners,
Greeting from United Nations CAPSA in Bogor, Indonesia!   

We are pleased to share the August 2017 edition of SATNET Update. Through this monthly update we are sharing with you stories, activities, announcements and new publications from the network members and beyond, covering broad range of topics related to sustainable agriculture policies and technologies, food security and rural development.

This edition offers news from SATNET partners: highlights of CAPSA-MARDI-ERIA workshop, recent updates from Solidaridad, East-West Seed, the Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR), the World Vegetable Center, as well as news on the release of new improved rice varieties by the Indonesian Agency for Agricultural Research and Development. The Updates also shares announcements on upcoming events; and short course on action research that contributes to innovation for food security. Recent publications of the World Bank, IFPRI, IRRI as well as joint report of FAO and WTO are highlighted.
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