International Rural Women’s Day: Pledge for Gender Equality in the Pacific organic movement
On International Rural Women’s Day, The Pacific Community's Pacific (SPC) Organic and Ethical Trade Community (POETCom) programme has released a pledge to affirm its commitment to pursue gender equality in the organic movement.
Organic certification and equipment handover boosts agricultural sector in Palau
Palau Organic Stakeholders (Palau Organic Growers Association, Australia Embassy to Palau, Pacific Community (SPC), Pacific Organic and Ethical Trade Community) at the Equipment Handover and Organic Certification Ceremony in Koror, Palau
Launch of Organic Learning Farm Centre boost agroecological approaches in Nauru's agriculture sector
Max Dowedia, farmer at the Nauru Organic Learning Farm Centre
Learn about delicious Ngali Nut Butter from Solomon Islands on World “I Grow Your Food” Day
I Grow Your Food Day, held on September 14, 2023, invites everyone into the food conversation through organic and agroecological farmers sharing their experiences first-hand and helping citizens make their voices heard on food and food systems.
Revolutionising agriculture in Solomon Islands: Zai Na Tina and Gwa’ufaniu Organic Farm Learning Centres launched
SPC's LRD and participant partners at the launch in Kastom Garden In a significant milestone for the development of sustainable agriculture in Solomon Islands, two organic farms were launched as organic learning farm centres yesterday at the Kastom…
Farm evaluation the Agroecological way: Organic stakeholders receive training on tool that will build farm capacity and bolster climate resilience
TAPE training participants A leading-edge training held in Nadi, Fiji this week aims to equip participants with essential skills and knowledge on utilising the transformative Tool for Agroecological Performance Evaluation (TAPE) throughout Pacific island…
Pacific organic farmers meet to break down gender barriers
A meeting in Nadi, Fiji this week has brought together organic farmers from across the Pacific to identify gender barriers within organic agriculture and find solutions to best address them.
PROTEGE demonstration-farm networks: committing to an agroecological transition in the Pacific
Palau women cultivate success from the taro patch to the policy table
Series of SPC stories for 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence (GBV) 2022, demonstrating how science and technical support contributes to ending GBV. SPC’s POETCom has worked with the Palau Organic Growers Association, Pacific Guarantee…
Toolkit launch gives boost to gender in organic agriculture
Farmers and others involved in organic agriculture in the Pacific are set to benefit from a new training toolkit launched early this week in Suva, Fiji. The Gender and Organic Value Chain Analysis Toolkit will assist organic agriculture actors in…