• Why Organic farming fail in Burma?

    Why Organic farming fail in Burma?

    published: 07 Jul 2009
  • Help us bring safe food to Yangon!

    There is a huge demand for safe organic food in Yangon due to large amounts of chemicals used in the production; unsafe processing; and long, exposed transport of produce from the farms to the city. Kokkoya Organics is Yangon's newest urban farm. We started preparing the land on September 23rd and are now getting ready to start selling our vegetables in December. We are a social enterprise that trains young women from around Myanmar in organic farming techniques and management. Our produce will be sold through a CSA (Community Supported Agriculture) system that will create a community of like-minded, supportive members around our farm. Once we are established we hope to invite other farmers to short trainings and workshops and start a fund to help others switch to safer and more environ...

    published: 03 Nov 2017
  • Organic Farming Lessons From Myanmar (Formally Burma): Part 1

    U So Teyo Welcomes Us To His Organic Farm In Myanmar. Here He Shows Us Various Forms Of Natural Fertilisers And Soil Testing Systems.

    published: 24 Aug 2011
  • WV Myanmar Landless vegetable growers

    WV Myanmar help the most vulnerable, landless families to have an income by grow vegetables. This is possible because land owners in the village are willing to help.

    published: 08 Aug 2016
  • Organic စိုက္ပ်ိဳးနည္းေတြ အခမဲ့သင္ၾကားေပးေနတယ္

    Organic Myanmar PGS ကေနဦးစီးျပဳလုပ္တဲ့ Training on Organic – PGS Implementation certification Myanmar သင္တန္းကို စက္တင္ဘာ ၁၄ ရက္ေန႔က Food and Agriculture Organization of united nation ရံုးမွာက်င္းပခဲ့ပါတယ္။

    published: 14 Sep 2016
  • Organic Farming Lessons From Myanmar (Formally Burma): Part 4

    U So Teyo Welcomes Us To His Organic Farm In Myanmar. Here He Shows Us Various Forms Of Natural Fertilisers And Soil Testing Systems.

    published: 24 Aug 2011
  • Water spinach or Water morning glory farm

    Water spinach plantation outside Yangon ,Myanmar . This vegetable really great with stir fried dish.

    published: 05 Jul 2013
  • Myanmar has seen an increase of farmers practicing organic farming over the last years

    Myanmar has seen an increase of farmers practicing organic farming over the last years. Events relating to organic farming are many too, like the one we reported yesterday. An event to acknowledge farmers in organic farming was held in Yangon.

    published: 27 Aug 2013
  • Sustainable Palm Oil: The Difference Fair Trade Makes

    Sustainable Palm Oil: The Difference Fair Trade Makes is a short video from Dr. Bronner's telling the story of Serendipalm, a sister company in Ghana that provides Fair Trade & Organic palm oil while ensuring environmental stewardship, animal protection, and a living wage for farmers and workers. Executive Producer: Ryan Fletcher | Movement Media for Dr. Bronner's Editor | Producer: Robin Bell | Bell Visuals Producer: Denis Hennelly | Gather Films Producer: Jared Moshé Graphics: Friend of a Friend Score: Joaquin Pastor Additional Production: Christina Volgyesi and Dr. Bronner's staff For more information, go to: drbronner.com

    published: 09 Jul 2014
  • Tomato Farms, Inle Lake, MYANMAR

    published: 10 Dec 2016
  • Burma's Lack of Organic Farming

    Burma's Lack of Organic Farming

    published: 21 Dec 2010
  • Organic Farming Lessons From Myanmar (Formally Burma): Part 2

    U So Teyo Welcomes Us To His Organic Farm In Myanmar. Here He Shows Us Various Forms Of Natural Fertilisers And Soil Testing Systems.

    published: 24 Aug 2011
  • Organic Farming in Myanmar

    ႏုိင္ငံတကာမွာ စားသုံးသူေတြရဲ႕က်န္းမာေရးအတြက္ ဓာတုေဆးပစၥည္း မသံုးဘဲ "ေအာ္ဂဲနစ္" လို႔ ေခၚတဲ့ သဘာဝ ေျမဆီေျမေဆြးကိုသာ အသံုးျပဳတဲ့ အသီးအႏွံ စုိက္ပ်ိဳးေရာင္းခ်မႈ မ်ားလာေနသလို ျမန္မာ ႏုိင္ငံမွာလည္း "ေအာ္ဂဲနစ္" စိုက္ပ်ိဳးမႈ ေခတ္စားလာေနပါတယ္။ RFA သတင္းေထာက္ ကိုေက်ာ္ထြန္းႏိုင္ က တင္ျပထားပါတယ္။

    published: 12 Dec 2013
  • Organic Farming Lessons From Myanmar (Formally Burma): Part 3

    U So Teyo Welcomes Us To His Organic Farm In Myanmar. Here He Shows Us Various Forms Of Natural Fertilisers And Soil Testing Systems.

    published: 24 Aug 2011
  • Cambodian Farmers Go Organic for Profit, Health

    Renewed government support for local farming will cut imports by half over the next several years, giving organic farmers more leeway to increase their market share. Subscribe to our channel: http://youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=RFAvideo Radio Free Asia official site: http://rfa.org Follow Radio Free Asia: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/RadioFreeAsia Twitter: https://twitter.com/RadioFreeAsia About RFA: Through objective, timely reporting and news analysis, Radio Free Asia (RFA) takes an unflinching look at topics and developments affecting the lives of ordinary citizens living in China, Vietnam, North Korea, Laos, Cambodia, and Myanmar – six Asian countries that limit free press and restrict access to media. RFA’s Mandarin, Tibetan, Cantonese, Uyghur, Vietnamese, Ko...

    published: 14 Jul 2016
  • ရြာငံက ေအာ္ဂဲနစ္ေကာ္ဖီ

    အခုေတာ့ ရြာငံက ေအာ္ဂဲနစ္ ေကာ္ဖီထုတ္လုပ္ၿပီး ေစ်းကြက္တင္ပုိ႔ေနတဲ့ အေၾကာင္းကုိ တင္ဆက္ေပးပါ့မယ္။ မထက္ထက္ေအာင္က ေျပာျပထားပါတယ္

    published: 08 Apr 2017
  • Treadle pumps change lives in Myanmar | Proximity Designs, Ashden Award for Energy and Agriculture

    http://www.ashden.org/winners/Proximity14 Proximity Designs is introducing treadle pumps, solar irrigation and other sustainable agriculture technologies to Myanmar for the first time. Lifting water from wells and carrying it across fields is back-breaking, time-consuming work for rural farmers. Combined with water-saving drip irrigation technology, foot-operated treadle pumps that draw up water from wells can dramatically increase yields and incomes. With solar-powered pumps now also being developed, farmers are now seeing their lives transformed after decades of lacking access to technology. As well as more than doubling their harvests -- and their income -- the pumps are helping ease the daily drudgery of farming. With over 90,000 households benefiting so far, Proximity Designs contin...

    published: 22 May 2014
  • Vietnam Rice Boom a Strain on Farmers, Environment

    Amid lingering memories of famines and food shortages, official government policy is to ensure ‘food security in all circumstances.’ Subscribe to our channel: http://youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=RFAvideo Radio Free Asia official site: http://rfa.org Follow Radio Free Asia: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/RadioFreeAsia Twitter: https://twitter.com/RadioFreeAsia About RFA: Through objective, timely reporting and news analysis, Radio Free Asia (RFA) takes an unflinching look at topics and developments affecting the lives of ordinary citizens living in China, Vietnam, North Korea, Laos, Cambodia, and Myanmar – six Asian countries that limit free press and restrict access to media. RFA’s Mandarin, Tibetan, Cantonese, Uyghur, Vietnamese, Korean, Lao, Khmer (Cambodian), and ...

    published: 10 Apr 2015
  • People in downtown Yangon are sitting on a treasure trove. | Emilie Röell | TEDxYangon

    Yangon, the former capital city of Myanmar and the seat of British colonial government, has some of the last standing colonial heritage in Asia. Emilie Röell inspires the audience with her talk about conserving heritage buildings and areas in Yangon as well as cleaning up the back alley streets of the city to build happier communities. Emilie Röell is a development consultant and social entrepreneur based in Yangon since 2013. An anthropologist by training, she is interested in creating solutions that make use of and preserve cultural and natural capital while creating sustainable community impact. Emilie is the founder of Doh Eain (“Our Home”), a social enterprise aimed at heritage conservation and urban renewal, and of Yangon City Growers, an urban farming collective aimed at stimulati...

    published: 15 Jun 2017
  • Learning organic farming from Vietnam's premier farmers

    We stayed with our new friends in Vietnam's largest organic herb garden. Thanks to their tremendous hospitality we are learning about Vietnam's both traditional, 300 year old and, paradoxically, cutting-edge organic farming practices.

    published: 25 Aug 2013
  • MISS FARMERS – Contest held in Yangon

    published: 30 Mar 2015
  • Burma: Farmers Kicked off their Land

    Burma’s government should urgently act to end the unlawful seizure of land in Karen State, Human Rights Watch said in a report released today. Officials regularly charge villagers with criminal trespass if they refuse to leave land, and in one case, police torched a village. Militia commanders have also used threats, force, and arbitrary arrests to intimidate farmers and take land, particularly in areas still contested by ethnic Karen armed groups. https://www.hrw.org/news/2016/11/03/burma-farmers-targets-land-grabs The 65-page report, “‘The Farmer Becomes the Criminal’: Land Confiscation in Burma’s Karen State,” documents human rights violations by militias, police, and government officials in Karen State for the confiscation of land from ethnic Karen farmers, many of whose families had ...

    published: 02 Nov 2016
  • Rice Harvest Festival & Organic Farming Introduction

    We, who is Network for Environment and Economic Development- Myanmar, Eco Village Farming School, had lovely traditional Rice Harvest Festival in 14, Nov, 2014, Hmawbi, Yangon Region, Myanmar. There were about 150 local farmers participated to traditional, organic rice harvest festival together with us, Staff & EVF students who are from multiple ethnic groups in different part of Myanmar.

    published: 27 Nov 2014
  • Landowner in Logan Qld offers land to Myanmar refugees for organic farming using traditional methods

    29/9/13 Landowner in Logan Qld offers land to Myanmar refugees for organic farming using traditional methods

    published: 29 Sep 2013
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Why Organic farming fail in Burma?

Why Organic farming fail in Burma?

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  • Duration: 2:57
  • Updated: 07 Jul 2009
  • views: 2723
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Why Organic farming fail in Burma?
https://wn.com/Why_Organic_Farming_Fail_In_Burma
Help us bring safe food to Yangon!

Help us bring safe food to Yangon!

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  • Duration: 1:46
  • Updated: 03 Nov 2017
  • views: 9
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There is a huge demand for safe organic food in Yangon due to large amounts of chemicals used in the production; unsafe processing; and long, exposed transport of produce from the farms to the city. Kokkoya Organics is Yangon's newest urban farm. We started preparing the land on September 23rd and are now getting ready to start selling our vegetables in December. We are a social enterprise that trains young women from around Myanmar in organic farming techniques and management. Our produce will be sold through a CSA (Community Supported Agriculture) system that will create a community of like-minded, supportive members around our farm. Once we are established we hope to invite other farmers to short trainings and workshops and start a fund to help others switch to safer and more environmentally friendly farming practices. Please support us by donating to our crowdfunding campaign! Every little bit will help us grow!
https://wn.com/Help_US_Bring_Safe_Food_To_Yangon
Organic Farming Lessons From Myanmar (Formally Burma): Part 1

Organic Farming Lessons From Myanmar (Formally Burma): Part 1

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  • Duration: 1:25
  • Updated: 24 Aug 2011
  • views: 864
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U So Teyo Welcomes Us To His Organic Farm In Myanmar. Here He Shows Us Various Forms Of Natural Fertilisers And Soil Testing Systems.
https://wn.com/Organic_Farming_Lessons_From_Myanmar_(Formally_Burma)_Part_1
WV Myanmar Landless vegetable growers

WV Myanmar Landless vegetable growers

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  • Duration: 15:20
  • Updated: 08 Aug 2016
  • views: 340
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WV Myanmar help the most vulnerable, landless families to have an income by grow vegetables. This is possible because land owners in the village are willing to help.
https://wn.com/Wv_Myanmar_Landless_Vegetable_Growers
Organic စိုက္ပ်ိဳးနည္းေတြ အခမဲ့သင္ၾကားေပးေနတယ္

Organic စိုက္ပ်ိဳးနည္းေတြ အခမဲ့သင္ၾကားေပးေနတယ္

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  • Duration: 3:00
  • Updated: 14 Sep 2016
  • views: 756
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Organic Myanmar PGS ကေနဦးစီးျပဳလုပ္တဲ့ Training on Organic – PGS Implementation certification Myanmar သင္တန္းကို စက္တင္ဘာ ၁၄ ရက္ေန႔က Food and Agriculture Organization of united nation ရံုးမွာက်င္းပခဲ့ပါတယ္။
https://wn.com/Organic_စိုက္ပ်ိဳးနည္းေတြ_အခမဲ့သင္ၾကားေပးေနတယ္
Organic Farming Lessons From Myanmar (Formally Burma): Part 4

Organic Farming Lessons From Myanmar (Formally Burma): Part 4

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  • Duration: 0:46
  • Updated: 24 Aug 2011
  • views: 157
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U So Teyo Welcomes Us To His Organic Farm In Myanmar. Here He Shows Us Various Forms Of Natural Fertilisers And Soil Testing Systems.
https://wn.com/Organic_Farming_Lessons_From_Myanmar_(Formally_Burma)_Part_4
Water spinach or Water morning glory farm

Water spinach or Water morning glory farm

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  • Duration: 0:49
  • Updated: 05 Jul 2013
  • views: 5288
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Water spinach plantation outside Yangon ,Myanmar . This vegetable really great with stir fried dish.
https://wn.com/Water_Spinach_Or_Water_Morning_Glory_Farm
Myanmar has seen an increase of farmers practicing organic farming over the last years

Myanmar has seen an increase of farmers practicing organic farming over the last years

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  • Duration: 1:41
  • Updated: 27 Aug 2013
  • views: 204
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Myanmar has seen an increase of farmers practicing organic farming over the last years. Events relating to organic farming are many too, like the one we reported yesterday. An event to acknowledge farmers in organic farming was held in Yangon.
https://wn.com/Myanmar_Has_Seen_An_Increase_Of_Farmers_Practicing_Organic_Farming_Over_The_Last_Years
Sustainable Palm Oil: The Difference Fair Trade Makes

Sustainable Palm Oil: The Difference Fair Trade Makes

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  • Duration: 4:34
  • Updated: 09 Jul 2014
  • views: 9544
videos
Sustainable Palm Oil: The Difference Fair Trade Makes is a short video from Dr. Bronner's telling the story of Serendipalm, a sister company in Ghana that provides Fair Trade & Organic palm oil while ensuring environmental stewardship, animal protection, and a living wage for farmers and workers. Executive Producer: Ryan Fletcher | Movement Media for Dr. Bronner's Editor | Producer: Robin Bell | Bell Visuals Producer: Denis Hennelly | Gather Films Producer: Jared Moshé Graphics: Friend of a Friend Score: Joaquin Pastor Additional Production: Christina Volgyesi and Dr. Bronner's staff For more information, go to: drbronner.com
https://wn.com/Sustainable_Palm_Oil_The_Difference_Fair_Trade_Makes
Tomato Farms, Inle Lake, MYANMAR

Tomato Farms, Inle Lake, MYANMAR

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  • Duration: 0:40
  • Updated: 10 Dec 2016
  • views: 109
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https://wn.com/Tomato_Farms,_Inle_Lake,_Myanmar
Burma's Lack of Organic Farming

Burma's Lack of Organic Farming

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  • Duration: 4:44
  • Updated: 21 Dec 2010
  • views: 13935
videos https://wn.com/Burma's_Lack_Of_Organic_Farming
Organic Farming Lessons From Myanmar (Formally Burma): Part 2

Organic Farming Lessons From Myanmar (Formally Burma): Part 2

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  • Duration: 0:18
  • Updated: 24 Aug 2011
  • views: 207
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U So Teyo Welcomes Us To His Organic Farm In Myanmar. Here He Shows Us Various Forms Of Natural Fertilisers And Soil Testing Systems.
https://wn.com/Organic_Farming_Lessons_From_Myanmar_(Formally_Burma)_Part_2
Organic Farming in Myanmar

Organic Farming in Myanmar

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  • Duration: 3:51
  • Updated: 12 Dec 2013
  • views: 4953
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ႏုိင္ငံတကာမွာ စားသုံးသူေတြရဲ႕က်န္းမာေရးအတြက္ ဓာတုေဆးပစၥည္း မသံုးဘဲ "ေအာ္ဂဲနစ္" လို႔ ေခၚတဲ့ သဘာဝ ေျမဆီေျမေဆြးကိုသာ အသံုးျပဳတဲ့ အသီးအႏွံ စုိက္ပ်ိဳးေရာင္းခ်မႈ မ်ားလာေနသလို ျမန္မာ ႏုိင္ငံမွာလည္း "ေအာ္ဂဲနစ္" စိုက္ပ်ိဳးမႈ ေခတ္စားလာေနပါတယ္။ RFA သတင္းေထာက္ ကိုေက်ာ္ထြန္းႏိုင္ က တင္ျပထားပါတယ္။
https://wn.com/Organic_Farming_In_Myanmar
Organic Farming Lessons From Myanmar (Formally Burma): Part 3

Organic Farming Lessons From Myanmar (Formally Burma): Part 3

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  • Duration: 2:54
  • Updated: 24 Aug 2011
  • views: 374
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U So Teyo Welcomes Us To His Organic Farm In Myanmar. Here He Shows Us Various Forms Of Natural Fertilisers And Soil Testing Systems.
https://wn.com/Organic_Farming_Lessons_From_Myanmar_(Formally_Burma)_Part_3
Cambodian Farmers Go Organic for Profit, Health

Cambodian Farmers Go Organic for Profit, Health

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  • Duration: 2:05
  • Updated: 14 Jul 2016
  • views: 1138
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Renewed government support for local farming will cut imports by half over the next several years, giving organic farmers more leeway to increase their market share. Subscribe to our channel: http://youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=RFAvideo Radio Free Asia official site: http://rfa.org Follow Radio Free Asia: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/RadioFreeAsia Twitter: https://twitter.com/RadioFreeAsia About RFA: Through objective, timely reporting and news analysis, Radio Free Asia (RFA) takes an unflinching look at topics and developments affecting the lives of ordinary citizens living in China, Vietnam, North Korea, Laos, Cambodia, and Myanmar – six Asian countries that limit free press and restrict access to media. RFA’s Mandarin, Tibetan, Cantonese, Uyghur, Vietnamese, Korean, Lao, Khmer (Cambodian), and Burmese services uncover the truth behind issues often deemed too sensitive to be covered accurately or with deserved attention in state-controlled media and local news outlets that self-censor. Our journalists often utilize vast networks of cultivated, reliable sources and receive tips from citizen journalists and eyewitnesses on the ground to break exclusive news in some of the world’s toughest media environments. Through news broadcasts, online engagement, and call-in shows, RFA also serves as an open forum, allowing listeners to discuss freely their views and perspectives. RFA reaches its audiences through webcast video, television, satellite, social media networks, and digital multimedia content on its websites, in addition to trusted short- and medium-wave radio broadcasts. RFA began broadcasting in September 1996, when its Mandarin Service aired its first report. A private, non-profit organization, RFA is funded by an annual grant through the U.S. Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG).
https://wn.com/Cambodian_Farmers_Go_Organic_For_Profit,_Health
ရြာငံက ေအာ္ဂဲနစ္ေကာ္ဖီ

ရြာငံက ေအာ္ဂဲနစ္ေကာ္ဖီ

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  • Duration: 2:01
  • Updated: 08 Apr 2017
  • views: 653
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အခုေတာ့ ရြာငံက ေအာ္ဂဲနစ္ ေကာ္ဖီထုတ္လုပ္ၿပီး ေစ်းကြက္တင္ပုိ႔ေနတဲ့ အေၾကာင္းကုိ တင္ဆက္ေပးပါ့မယ္။ မထက္ထက္ေအာင္က ေျပာျပထားပါတယ္
https://wn.com/ရြာငံက_ေအာ္ဂဲနစ္ေကာ္ဖီ
Treadle pumps change lives in Myanmar | Proximity Designs, Ashden Award for Energy and Agriculture

Treadle pumps change lives in Myanmar | Proximity Designs, Ashden Award for Energy and Agriculture

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  • Duration: 1:21
  • Updated: 22 May 2014
  • views: 3838
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http://www.ashden.org/winners/Proximity14 Proximity Designs is introducing treadle pumps, solar irrigation and other sustainable agriculture technologies to Myanmar for the first time. Lifting water from wells and carrying it across fields is back-breaking, time-consuming work for rural farmers. Combined with water-saving drip irrigation technology, foot-operated treadle pumps that draw up water from wells can dramatically increase yields and incomes. With solar-powered pumps now also being developed, farmers are now seeing their lives transformed after decades of lacking access to technology. As well as more than doubling their harvests -- and their income -- the pumps are helping ease the daily drudgery of farming. With over 90,000 households benefiting so far, Proximity Designs continues to adapt its products to meet the needs of this rapidly changing country.
https://wn.com/Treadle_Pumps_Change_Lives_In_Myanmar_|_Proximity_Designs,_Ashden_Award_For_Energy_And_Agriculture
Vietnam Rice Boom a Strain on Farmers, Environment

Vietnam Rice Boom a Strain on Farmers, Environment

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  • Duration: 2:26
  • Updated: 10 Apr 2015
  • views: 2267
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Amid lingering memories of famines and food shortages, official government policy is to ensure ‘food security in all circumstances.’ Subscribe to our channel: http://youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=RFAvideo Radio Free Asia official site: http://rfa.org Follow Radio Free Asia: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/RadioFreeAsia Twitter: https://twitter.com/RadioFreeAsia About RFA: Through objective, timely reporting and news analysis, Radio Free Asia (RFA) takes an unflinching look at topics and developments affecting the lives of ordinary citizens living in China, Vietnam, North Korea, Laos, Cambodia, and Myanmar – six Asian countries that limit free press and restrict access to media. RFA’s Mandarin, Tibetan, Cantonese, Uyghur, Vietnamese, Korean, Lao, Khmer (Cambodian), and Burmese services uncover the truth behind issues often deemed too sensitive to be covered accurately or with deserved attention in state-controlled media and local news outlets that self-censor. Our journalists often utilize vast networks of cultivated, reliable sources and receive tips from citizen journalists and eyewitnesses on the ground to break exclusive news in some of the world’s toughest media environments. Through news broadcasts, online engagement, and call-in shows, RFA also serves as an open forum, allowing listeners to discuss freely their views and perspectives. RFA reaches its audiences through webcast video, television, satellite, social media networks, and digital multimedia content on its websites, in addition to trusted short- and medium-wave radio broadcasts. RFA began broadcasting in September 1996, when its Mandarin Service aired its first report. A private, non-profit organization, RFA is funded by an annual grant through the U.S. Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG).
https://wn.com/Vietnam_Rice_Boom_A_Strain_On_Farmers,_Environment
People in downtown Yangon are sitting on a treasure trove. | Emilie Röell | TEDxYangon

People in downtown Yangon are sitting on a treasure trove. | Emilie Röell | TEDxYangon

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  • Duration: 13:50
  • Updated: 15 Jun 2017
  • views: 1833
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Yangon, the former capital city of Myanmar and the seat of British colonial government, has some of the last standing colonial heritage in Asia. Emilie Röell inspires the audience with her talk about conserving heritage buildings and areas in Yangon as well as cleaning up the back alley streets of the city to build happier communities. Emilie Röell is a development consultant and social entrepreneur based in Yangon since 2013. An anthropologist by training, she is interested in creating solutions that make use of and preserve cultural and natural capital while creating sustainable community impact. Emilie is the founder of Doh Eain (“Our Home”), a social enterprise aimed at heritage conservation and urban renewal, and of Yangon City Growers, an urban farming collective aimed at stimulating local and organic food production. She is the Asian Venture Philanthropy Network’s representative in Myanmar, and previously worked for the EU, UNDP, WWF, IUCN and a number of other organisations in Myanmar, the Pacific and Tanzania. She enjoys climbing, hiking, (motor)cycling and meditation. Emilie studied at Leiden University, University of California at Berkeley and University College Utrecht, holding Masters degrees in Anthropology, Philosophy and Religion Studies, and a Bachelor degree in Development Studies. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at https://www.ted.com/tedx
https://wn.com/People_In_Downtown_Yangon_Are_Sitting_On_A_Treasure_Trove._|_Emilie_Röell_|_Tedxyangon
Learning organic farming from Vietnam's premier farmers

Learning organic farming from Vietnam's premier farmers

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  • Duration: 9:23
  • Updated: 25 Aug 2013
  • views: 298
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We stayed with our new friends in Vietnam's largest organic herb garden. Thanks to their tremendous hospitality we are learning about Vietnam's both traditional, 300 year old and, paradoxically, cutting-edge organic farming practices.
https://wn.com/Learning_Organic_Farming_From_Vietnam's_Premier_Farmers
MISS FARMERS – Contest held in Yangon

MISS FARMERS – Contest held in Yangon

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  • Duration: 1:36
  • Updated: 30 Mar 2015
  • views: 225
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https://wn.com/Miss_Farmers_–_Contest_Held_In_Yangon
Burma: Farmers Kicked off their Land

Burma: Farmers Kicked off their Land

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  • Updated: 02 Nov 2016
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Burma’s government should urgently act to end the unlawful seizure of land in Karen State, Human Rights Watch said in a report released today. Officials regularly charge villagers with criminal trespass if they refuse to leave land, and in one case, police torched a village. Militia commanders have also used threats, force, and arbitrary arrests to intimidate farmers and take land, particularly in areas still contested by ethnic Karen armed groups. https://www.hrw.org/news/2016/11/03/burma-farmers-targets-land-grabs The 65-page report, “‘The Farmer Becomes the Criminal’: Land Confiscation in Burma’s Karen State,” documents human rights violations by militias, police, and government officials in Karen State for the confiscation of land from ethnic Karen farmers, many of whose families had farmed the land for generations.
https://wn.com/Burma_Farmers_Kicked_Off_Their_Land
Rice Harvest Festival & Organic Farming Introduction

Rice Harvest Festival & Organic Farming Introduction

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  • Updated: 27 Nov 2014
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We, who is Network for Environment and Economic Development- Myanmar, Eco Village Farming School, had lovely traditional Rice Harvest Festival in 14, Nov, 2014, Hmawbi, Yangon Region, Myanmar. There were about 150 local farmers participated to traditional, organic rice harvest festival together with us, Staff & EVF students who are from multiple ethnic groups in different part of Myanmar.
https://wn.com/Rice_Harvest_Festival_Organic_Farming_Introduction
Landowner in Logan Qld offers land to Myanmar refugees for organic farming using traditional methods

Landowner in Logan Qld offers land to Myanmar refugees for organic farming using traditional methods

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  • Updated: 29 Sep 2013
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29/9/13 Landowner in Logan Qld offers land to Myanmar refugees for organic farming using traditional methods
https://wn.com/Landowner_In_Logan_Qld_Offers_Land_To_Myanmar_Refugees_For_Organic_Farming_Using_Traditional_Methods
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