Southeast Asia

Sustainable forest honey

Sustainable forest honey

Honey is a forest commodity that offers many benefits. The thick, golden-brown liquid is produced by the honey bee (Apis dorsata) from nectar collected from various plants.

AgFor Sulawesi expands to Gorontalo and Boalemo districts to improve farmers’ incomes

AgFor Sulawesi expands to Gorontalo and Boalemo districts to improve farmers’ incomes

Agroforestry and Forestry in Sulawesi officially commenced its collaboration with Gorontalo and Boalemo districts to improve smallholders’ incomes

Sharing knowledge at an agroforestry farmers’ field school

Sharing knowledge at an agroforestry farmers’ field school

The farmers’ field school concept has long been acknowledged in Indonesian agricultural development as a highly effective way of sharing knowledge

Collaboration agreement extended with Chiang Mai University

Collaboration agreement extended with Chiang Mai University

Crucial research to continue into the Greater Mekong Sub-region thanks to agreement

Agroforestry field school draws out the spirit of improvement

Agroforestry field school draws out the spirit of improvement

AgFor’s agroforestry farmers’ field school arranged more visits by experts—in coffee, cocoa and durian—to several villages in South and Southeast Sulawesi

Projects

Agroforestry and Forestry in Sulawesi (AgFor): Linking knowledge with action
Funding partner: Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA)

Agroforestry for livelihoods of smallholder farmers in Northwest Viet Nam (AFLI)
Funding partner: Australian Center for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR)

CGIAR-Consortium Research Projects around Forests, Trees & Agroforestry; Climate Change Adaptation for Agriculture & Food Security and Policy Institution & Markets
Funding partner:

Climate Change Adaption and Disaster Risk Management
Funding partner: Oscar M lopez Center (OML)

Climate-smart, Tree-based, Co-investment in Adaptation and Mitigation in Asia (Smart Tree-Invest)
Funding partner: International Fund for Agriculture Development (IFAD)

Development of timber and non-timber forest products’ production and market strategies for improvement of smallholders’ livelihoods in Indonesia
Funding partner: Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR)

Enhancing Livelihoods and Food Security from Agroforestry and Community Forestry in Nepal
Funding partner: Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR)

Impacts of Reducing Emission from Deforestation and Forest Degradation and Enhancing Carbon Stocks (IREDD)
Funding partner: University of Copenhagen

Locally-appropriate Mitigation Actions in Indonesia (LAMA-I)
Funding partner: Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Denmark (DANIDA – International Development Cooperation)

Nutrition and Food Security in the Uplands of Vietnam & Thailand
Funding partner: International Development Research Centre (IDRC)

Participatory Monitoring by Civil Society of Land-use Planning for Low-emissions Development Strategies (ParCiMon)
Funding partner: European Union and the CGIAR Research Program on Forests, Trees and Agroforestry

Protecting biodiversity through improved community forest management and agroforestry
Funding partner: Margaret A. Cargill Foundation (MAC)

Secured Landscape
Funding partner: Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation (NORAD)

Watershed evaluation for sustainable use of sloping agricultural land in the southern Philippines
Funding partner: Australian Center for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR)

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Latest Publications

Kiprah Agroforestri 18


Kurniatun Hairiah, Heni Melsandi, Wahyu Ningtyas, Masayu Y. Vinanda, Feri Johana, Bonie Dewantara, M. Thoha Zulkarnain, Sacha Amaruzaman, Betha Lusiana, Lisa Tanika, M. Siarudin, Reny Juita and Robert Finlayson 2014

Farmers in NE Viet Nam rank values of ecosystems from seven land uses

Ecosystem Services
Elisabeth Simelton and Bac Viet Dam 2014

REDD+ Readiness progress across countries: time for reconsideration

Climate Policy
Peter Akong Minang, Meine van Noordwijk, Lalisa A. Duguma, Dieudonne Alemagi, Do Trong Hoan, Florence Bernard, Putra Agung, Valentina Robiglio, Delia Catacutan, S. Suyanto, Angel Armas, Claudia Silva Aguad, Mireille Feudjio, Gamma Galudra, Retno Marya... 2014