Source: The Philippine Star
26 Mar 2016
MANILA, Philippines - Climate change has evolved as an academic pursuit as top agricultural academic center SEARCA and 16 international agencies have created the course Master of Science in Food Security and Climate Change or MS FSCC.
With its crucial role in national survival, food security, and disaster preparedness, international...Read more
26 Mar 2016
THE Philippine government-hosted Southeast Asian Regional Center for Graduate Study and Research in Agriculture (Searca), the Climate Change Commission (CCC) and the municipality of Boston in Davao Oriental kicked off a project called “Community-based Waterways Clearing Project as an Adaptive Measure to Reduce Flooding” this...Read more
Source: Manila Standard
26 Mar 2016A community-based waterway clearing operation was launched in the Municipality of Boston in Davao Oriental to prevent and reduce flooding of low-lying areas.
The project is pushed by the Philippine government-hosted Southeast Asian Regional Center for Graduate Study and Research in Agriculture in collaboration with the Climate Change Commission, and the...Read more
The Southeast Asian Regional Center for Graduate Study and Research in Agriculture (SEARCA), in partnership with the Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock, and Irrigation (MoALI) of Myanmar, will jointly organize the Policy Roundtable on Rice and other Important Agricultural Commodities: Towards Evidence-Based Policy Formulation on 1 April 2017 in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar.
The event aims to serve as a...Read more
Eleven carabao-based enterprise cooperatives signed the memorandum of agreement (MOA) with the Philippine Carabao Center (PCC) and the Southeast Asian Regional Center for Graduate Study and Research in Agriculture (SEARCA) in Rosario, La Union on 16 February; in Talavera, Nueva Ecija on 23 February; in San Miguel, Bulacan on 24 February; and in Tuguegarao City, Cagayan on 3 March...Read more
The ASEAN-Swiss Partnership on Social Forestry and Climate Change (ASFCC) supports the ASEAN Social Forestry Network (ASFN), now referred to as the ASEAN Working Group on Social Forestry (AWG-SF), in addressing three interrelated issues confronting the region---food insecurity, poverty, and climate change. This partnership programme, funded by the Swiss Agency for Development and...Read more
MANILA, Philippines. The Philippines, through the Climate Change Commission (CCC), was invited by the International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) to join the National Adaptation Plan (NAP) Global Network's Project Steering Committee. Mr. Alexis Lapis, International Relation Specialist of CCC, said that the invitation came after the successful participation of the...Read more
Senator Cynthia A. Villar (right), Chair of the Senate Committee on Agriculture and Food, discusses with Dr. Gil C. Saguiguit Jr., Director of the Southeast Asian Regional Center for Graduate Study and Research in Agriculture (SEARCA), how SEARCA has contributed to the bill on crop insurance that she filed in the Senate. The lady lawmaker also informed Dr. Saguiguit of another bill she...Read more
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Museums in an Information Society: From Collection to Digital Archives
Professor Eiji Mizushima of the University of Tsukuba who is also president of the Japan Museum Management Academy (JMMA) extensively discussed the management of museums, in relation to managing knowledge resources.
Topics: 1. What is Museum? Basic question 2. Museum is evolving? 3. Management issues for museum running 4. Potentialities & Future oriented for AgriMuseum