TOA EC Meeting 2018

TOA Executive Committee Meeting 2018

Introductions and updates preview conference presentations. Mon opened the meeting with introductions and updates, and a preview of the Chula-UNESCO conference presentations in the two TOA sessions and panel discussions, including Young Organic Farmers(YOF) presentation of the video Kittikhun made with support of ALiSEA. Everyone discussed the topic of each session and we agreed that…

Young Organic Farmers (YOF) 2017

Community Resilience: A Learning Journey at the Cutting Edge of Organic Agriculture Programme in Bhutan 25 November – 4 December 2017, Lobesa and Tsirang, Bhutan With the support from College of Natural Resources (Dr. Sonam Tahsi and Mr.Tenzin Wangchuk) and Tsirang Community (Dilip Kumar Subba and Amber), TOA had successfully organized 6th Young Organic Farmers…

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Young Organic Farmer from Myanmar

Rotational Farming Exposure Visit 25-31 October 2017, Chiang Mai and Chiang Rai, Thailand In collaboration with Spirit in Education Movement (SEM) and Kalyanamitta Development Foundation (KMF), TOA has support to organize a 10-day Exposure Visit for 8 young farmers and community leaders from Phekon and Nyaung Shwe, Myanamr. Learning Objectives: Nong Tao: Indigenous wisdom and…

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Hansalim (South Korea) Learning Journey Workshop

20-21 September 2017, Bangkok, Thailand The traditional cooperative only works for one single stakeholders’ group. In Hansalim we are working together with different stakeholders, farmers and consumers. We can say, we are multi-stakeholders cooperative. And besides consumers and producers there are staff who actually work in Hansalim. And these workers are consisted of consumer activists…

Mindful Markets Social Enterprise Course 2017

9 September 2017, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand TOA is focusing on a holistic and integrated approach to organic agriculture as not only a food production system, but that encompasses the interdependencies between agriculture and local cultures, self-sufficiency,sustainable livelihoods, climate resilience, food and seed sovereignty. We are working to promote organic agriculture as the heart of…

Mindful Markets Forum 2017

Mindful Markets Asia Forum 2017

9 September 2017, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand It was held at Chaloem Rajakumari 60 Building, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok. The Keynote speaker, Prof. Wen Tiejun, was introduced to the forum by Asst.Prof. Surat Horachaikul, Indian Studies Centre, Chulalongkorn University. Welcome note to all the members was addressed by Assistant Prof. Pomthong Malakul, Vice President of Chulalongkorn…