Category: Features

JOB OPPORTUNITY | National Climate Change Resiliency Program Officer

October 24, 2023

by MASIPAG National Office

MASIPAG (Magsasaka at Siyentipiko para sa Pag-unlad ng Agrikultura, Farmer-Scientist Partnership), is a nationwide network of farmers’ organizations, scientists, and non-government organizations working to empower resource-poor Filipino farmers through their control of seeds and biological resources, agricultural production and technologies, and associated knowledge. MASIPAG National Secretariat is looking for a passionate individual with a high […]

JOB OPPORTUNITY | Assistant Coordinator for Asian Peoples Exchange for Food Sovereignty and Agroecology Project

October 24, 2023

by MASIPAG National Office

MASIPAG (Magsasaka at Siyentipiko para sa Pag-unlad ng Agrikultura, Farmer-Scientist Partnership), is a nationwide network of farmers’ organizations, scientists, and non-government organizations working to empower resource-poor Filipino farmers through their control of seeds and biological resources, agricultural production and technologies, and associated knowledge. MASIPAG is looking for an Assistant Coordinator for its project entitled Asian […]

Transforming Faith into Action: United Churches of Christ in the Philippines in service to and with small farmers in Mindoro

October 24, 2023

by MASIPAG National Office

MASIPAG recently held its three-day National NGO Conference with the theme “Cultivating Synergy: Strengthening Farmers’ Organizations and Their Communities for Genuine Rural Development” in the University of the Philippines Los Baños, Laguna, Philippines. MASIPAG owes its success and continuous strength in further forwarding the network’s vision and mission to its partner NGOs, working hand-in-hand with […]

The International Rice Congress: Further Corporate Dominance in Rice Science and Rice Industry

October 17, 2023

by MASIPAG National Office

What is the International Rice Congress and why is it a problem for farmers? Convened every four years by the International Rice Research Institute or IRRI who is responsible for the disastrous MASAGANA 99, the International Rice Congress (IRC) is a corporate platform for supposedly scientific rice-based food systems innovators towards shaping a food- and […]

Farmer-led Alternative Markets: advancing campaigns for farmers’ rights, strengthening local economies

October 15, 2023

by MASIPAG National Office

The Green Action Week is far from over as friends from different sectors gather at the Agroecology fair at UP Diliman. Farmers, artisans, and peasant organizations staged local, organic produce while amplifying campaigns for food sovereignty and agroecology. With the worsening food crisis, it is imperative that the people are well aware of people’s right […]