First call for The Millennium Seed Bank Partnership (MSBP) and Botanic Gardens Conservation International (BGCI) Fieldwork Fund

The Millennium Seed Bank Partnership (MSBP) and Botanic Gardens Conservation International (BGCI) are delighted to announce the first call for the MSBP-BGCI Fieldwork Fund.   A new fund to protect plants Plants provide the foundation for the world’s ecosystems and are vital for providing food, clean water and soil, medicine and regulating our climate, yet […]

Strengthening the indigenous network in Banaue, The Philippines

As part of its effort to learn from the ground up, the Indigenous Partnership for Agrobiodiversity and Food Sovereignty held its first Asia Convening Workshop in Banaue, a town of rice terraces of the Cordillera Region in The Philippines, from 23 to 28 January 2012. Organized and hosted by Tebtebba, the meeting brought together 43 […]

Promoting farmer-led agricultural research in West Africa

By the Indigenous Partnership for Agrobiodiversity and Food Sovereignty How can agricultural research be reshaped to include farmers’ view? To answer this question, a three day policy dialogue between farmers and the Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA), a major funder of agricultural research in Africa, was held in Accra (Ghana), from 1 to […]

Natural farming in India: the video “Eco Farms: Order of the day”

Learn about “natural farming” and the experience of Mr. Kailashmurty from India that shares with us this video

More on LPFN new blog!

By Landscapes for People, Food and Nature Initiative The new blog of the Landscapes for People, Food and Nature Initiative was launched on January 30th, 2012! This three-year collaborative Initiative, which officially commenced in November of 2011, aims to scale up successful strategies for integrated landscape management that simultaneously support rural livelihoods, improve food security, and […]