More than 250 delegates from IFAD, DAR, DA, AFA/PAKISAMA, AsiaDHRRA/PhilDHRRA, AgriCORD PH Synergy Group, ANGOC and their Philippine network partners composed of the national government and line agencies, local government units, international organizations and donor agencies, private/business sector, academe, media, CSO and PO delegates attended the Knowledge Learning Market-Policy Engagement Programme last November 25-26, 2015 held at the Bureau of Soil and Water Management Convention Center, Quezon City,
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Bearing the theme: “IYFF+ 1 Partnership for Food Security, Nutrition and Climate Change,” the organizers of the two-day national conference have achieved the following objectives:
2.1. Showcased Interactive Learning Exhibits and Product Demonstrations promoting knowledge products and processes related to family farming from IFAD, DA, DAR, IRRI, PAKISAMA and CSO supported programs and projects;
2.2. Discussed progress updates, reviewed current prospects and challenges on 2014 IYFF Quezon City Declaration and commitments;
2.3. Distilled lessons from the ten (10 ) innovative programs modeling best practices on climate-resilient agriculture, enlarging farmers market power through institutional food purchase, and strengthening agri-cooperatives; and
2.4. Formulated 2015 IYFF + 1 Action Agenda as follow-up recommendations to the 2014 Quezon City Declaration as well as other actions that would advance the capacity building and effective participation of