In celebration of reaching 600 partners, Global Open Data for Agriculture and Nutrition (GODAN) invited everyone to discuss how the GODAN partnership network has impacted their organisation and their commitment to open data for agriculture and nutrition.
Mercy Corps is partnering with a US-headquartered private company to conduct a market and NGO landscape assessment in Thailand to determine the feasibility of working through local partnerships to support small holder rice farmers in one of 5 districts: Korat (Nakhon Ratchasima), Ubon Ratchathani, Khon Kaen, Chaiyaphum, or Nakhon Sawan.
For more than a decade, the Food Security Working Group (FSWG) has been leading a network of local and international non-governmental organizations (NGOs), community-based organizations and individuals, who are concerned about improving food security in Myanmar.
Government officials from agricultural ministries, representatives of national agricultural research centres, universities, multilateral and non-governmental organizations (NGOs) from around the Asia-Pacific region met in Bogor, Indonesia on 13 February 2013. They called for joint efforts to support smallholders through policies that encourage transfer of agricultural technologies that are sustainable, productivity-enhancing and suitable to farmers' needs
Over 30 representatives from government, civil society and international organizations involved in the Network for Knowledge Transfer on Sustainable Agricultural Technologies and Improved Market Linkages in South and South-East Asia (SATNET Asia) met on 12 February 2013 in Bogor to define concrete training activities to be implemented in the upcoming year to promote the diffusion of sustainable agriculture technologies and trade facilitation measures for agro and food products in South and South-East Asia