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AAN: Policy Institute for Farmers’ Welfare, National Food Security and Community Empowerment

In Meetings, Our Network on 05/02/2010 at 12:28 pm

Yesterday’s meeting, featured in the Bangkok Post article below, touched on a lot more than AFTA tariff reductions and their impacts on small farmers.  This new Institute is the product of many years of work and collaboration with Thailand’s Agriculture and Cooperatives Ministry, Commerce Ministry and Public Health Ministry.  Over the next three years, the Policy Institute will work to mobilize information about sustainable agriculture and our network’s way of thinking about sustainable agriculture and farmer welfare.

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