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September 16, 2016

Pastor Delbert Rice – Small Grant Fund opens

The NTFP-EP Micro Grant Fund (MGF) started in 2007 with the support of BothEnds and IUCN Netherlands and has assisted 33 initiatives in 6 countries. The MGF is awarded to promising new projects which need startup funds and established initiatives in READ MORE »

July 7, 2016

NTFP-EP Philippines and CMCC in IFAM 2016

LOS ANGELES, USA – For the 3rd straight year, NTFP-EP Philippines and CustomMade Crafts Center are representing the Philippines in the biggest and most prestigious folk art market in the world, the International Folk Art Market (IFAM). This July 8-10, READ MORE »

June 11, 2016

The 5th ASEAN Civil Society Organizations Forum

The ASEAN Social Foresty Network, established in 2005, strives to contribute to the goal of food security through sustainable, efficient and effective use of land, forest, water, and aquatic resources, by minimizing the risks and impacts of climate change. Since READ MORE »

May 16, 2016

Way to go, Dean!

MANILA, Philippines — In its aim to continuously shape the minds that shape the nation, the University of the Philippines (UP) System recognizes the exceptional research productivity of its diverse faculty.  The UP Scientific Productivity System (SPS), which was approved by the READ MORE »

April 20, 2016

Upcoming EXCEED training: Managing community forestry enterprise growth and effective marketing strategies

TAMIL NADU, India – Keystone Foundation Center, in partnership with NTFP-EP will be holding a 2-in-1 training program focusing on community enterprise consolidation and retailing this 1-6 August 2016, in their campus in Kotagiri, The Nilgiris. Register on or before READ MORE »

March 26, 2016

Surprise change of event for Baram Dam

MIRI, MALAYSIA. The struggle by the Baram villagers in resisting the proposed Baram dam has finally paid off. The gazette extinguishing the native rights of ownership for the land earmarked for the dam site and its reservoir has been officially revoked. The READ MORE »

March 21, 2016

#IntlForestDay: How do (people and) forests contribute to our water needs?

MANILA, Philippines – Clean water, one of Earth’s most important resources, is largely dependent on forests that are found upstream. Forested lands which act as filters that provide for everyone’s clean water are vital to the world’s increasing demand of supply. Indigenous READ MORE »

March 17, 2016

Gaining momentum: #CommunitiesSpeak Statement during the Asia-Pacific Forestry Week 2016

PAMPANGA, Philippines – We, leaders of organizations of indigenous peoples, local forest based communities and enterprises and family smallholders in 16 countries in Asia thank the organizers of Asia Pacific Forestry Week 2016, as well as our apex organizations Asian Farmers Association (AFA), READ MORE »