SATNET Update No. 25, November 2017

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

We are pleased to share the November 2017 edition of SATNET Update. Through this monthly update we are sharing with you news, activities, announcements and new publications, covering broad range of topics related to sustainable agriculture policies and technologies, food security and rural development in the Asia and Pacific region.

This edition offers news updates from Asian Farmers Association (AFA), SEARCA, the World Vegetable Center, and International Rice Research Institute (IRRI). The Updates also shares among others announcements on the Decade of family farming campaign; Webinar by APAARI; Scholarship offered by East-West Seed Viet Nam; and other opportunities from the region.

Recent publications of GRET; World Bank, Asian Development Bank (ADB); as well as the 2017 Global Nutrition Report are highlighted in this edition.

Check out the SATNET Asia-Pacific Portal ( for more updates and share your news, information and stories. We also invite you to follow the activities of the Network on Facebook and Twitter.

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